Vestibular therapy is an exercise-based program, designed by a physiotherapist, to improve balance and reduce problems related to many vestibular – inner ear – disorders.
People with vestibular disorders often experience problems with:
Evidence has shown that vestibular therapy can be effective in improving these symptoms. Symptoms due to vestibular disorders can diminish quality of life and can impact all aspects of life from economic to social participation as well as can contribute to emotional problems, like anxiety and depression.
Patients typically referred for vestibular rehabilitation therapy are those diagnosed with dizziness, imbalance, vertigo, Meniere’s syndrome, benign paroxysmal positional vertigo (BPPV), neck-related dizziness and migraines. Other candidates are patients who have had a stroke or brain injury or who frequently fall.
Common symptoms that can be helped with vestibular rehabilitation include:
In each case, we will conduct a personalized evaluation of your condition and then we will develop an individualized treatment plan.
At Stay Active Rehabilitation we have the expertise to help. If you or a loved one is in need of vestibular therapy we can help improve strength and coordination.
Expected vestibular therapy outcomes include:
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