Baptist Memorial Rehabilitation Hospital has partnered with Ekso Bionics to be the first in the region to offer the EksoGT™. What does the EksoGT™ mean for our patients?
What is the EksoGT™?
Ekso Bionics’ EksoGT™ robotic exoskeleton is a comprehensive gait therapy tool, which provides an unparalleled rehabilitation experience for patients and therapists alike.
Who can use the EksoGT™?
The EksoGT™ is designed for use by individuals with weakness or paralysis of the lower limbs, due to spinal cord injury (SCI) and stroke, in rehabilitation institutions
What results does the EksoGT™ get?
For more information about the EksoGT™ and other services that Methodist Rehabilitation Hospital offers, please call (901) 275-3300.
InMotion ARM supports clinicians with the evaluation and treatment for patients with upper extremity neurological impairments or injuries. InMotion interactive therapy drives neuroplasticity through precise, task-specific movement designed to restore motor control. It is safe and effective for a wide range of patients during the acute, subacute, and chronic phase of recovery with mild, moderate or severe impairment. InMotion ARM can be used for patients that have had a stroke, spinal cord injury, Parkinson’s, Multiple Sclerosis, Cerebral Palsy or hemiplegic shoulder pain and muscle spasticity.
InMotion is here to help:
A recumbent cross trainer that sets an unparalleled standard for total body exercise in a comfortable seated position.
Suspension with gait trainer treadmill
Partial weight bearing gait therapy has been proven in helping a wide variety of patients relearn their walking function.
A unique device that can assess nerve-muscle control by gathering information on a person’s ability to maintain balance.
The H200 is used to stimulate nerves and muscles of the forearm and hand in order to regain hand function in order to increase independence with activities of daily living. Specific goals include:
The mobility garden is designed to meet a variety of therapeutic goals including mobility, cognition, emotional well-being, gross/fine motor skills, as well as reintegrating patients into his or her natural environment. The mobility garden hosts a variety of walking surfaces including grass and cobblestone as well as houses a basketball court, driving range, putting green, and raised garden.
As part of our goal here at BMRH, we provide experiences to assist with reintegration into the community and home environment. The ADL suite is designed with this goal in mind. It allows patients to experience a home environment including use of a washer/dryer, kitchen setup, regular-size bed, and a tub/ shower combination. Patients who have progressed to a higher level of independence may be given the opportunity to live in the suite for 2-3 days prior to discharge
An electrical stimulation machine that activates thigh and lower leg muscles to assist with control and stability during ambulation and functional tasks.