Physical and Occupational Therapy
If you’ve had an orthopaedic injury or surgery, we can help you heal and regain function. Our therapists and athletic trainers offer personalized, one-on-one care through outpatient physical therapy, hand (occupational) therapy and medical fitness programs. We have the expertise to help you get back to your normal activities as soon as possible.
Why Choose Physical and Occupational Therapy at Vanderbilt
- Recognized care
Vanderbilt is consistently ranked among the nation’s best by leading authorities on healthcare quality. People from throughout the Southeast and across the country rely on us for the best and most innovative care possible.
- Knowledge and experience
All of our therapists and certified athletic trainers receive advanced training and have extensive experience treating orthopaedic injuries and providing post-surgery rehabilitation. At Vanderbilt, you have access to orthopaedic certified specialists, sports certified specialists, certified hand therapists, certified manual therapists and certified women’s health specialists.
- Trusted by athletes
We are the official healthcare provider for the Nashville Predators, Nashville Sounds, Nashville Soccer Club, Vanderbilt University Commodores, Tennessee Secondary School Athletic Association and Tennessee State Soccer Association. You can expect the same level of care we provide these top athletes.
- Dedicated fitness center
The Vanderbilt Orthopaedic Fitness Center offers 10,000 square feet of fitness equipment and multi-use space. Our fitness center staff collaborates with your therapists, trainers and doctors to personalize your fitness plan.
- Advanced research
As part of an academic medical center, we investigate new, more effective approaches to orthopaedic care. This means you have access to the latest treatment options available.
- Innovative research
Our researchers make the discoveries that improve orthopedic care for children and teenagers here and at other hospitals nationwide where our trained doctors serve.
Tests, Treatments and Services
We offer a full range of tests, treatments and services including:
- Amputee therapy
- Baseline concussion test
- Custom fabricated hand/wrist/elbow splints
- Custom foot orthotic fitting
- Dry needling
- Hand therapy
- ImPACT (Immediate post-concussion assessment and cognitive testing)