Matthews Medical Center


Let’s get your life back on track

Surgery, injury or illness can take you out of action. And when you’re ready to get back to your routine, your body may not be. That’s why we’re here. Our goal is to help restore your best possible quality of life. Rehabilitation services at Novant Health Matthews Medical Center can help relieve your pain and increase your strength and flexibility.

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We offer a broad range of services in a modern, well-equipped facility. We also provide patient and family education to help you understand your condition and have the greatest potential for improvement.

Physical therapy

If you are experiencing pain related to an orthopedic condition or problems with mobility, balance or coordination, we offer several options for evaluation and treatment, including:

  • Gait and mobility training
  • Therapeutic exercise
  • Modalities such as moist heat, cold, electrical muscle stimulation, electrical nerve stimulation and ultrasound
  • Pain management
  • Neuromuscular re-education
  • Spine specialist

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Occupational therapy

With occupational therapy, we can help you relearn activities of daily living, such as cooking, dressing, and bathing, as we work to strengthen your hands and arms. Our occupational therapy services include:

  • Fluidotherapy® dry heat therapy to improve circulation and relieve pain
  • Splinting
  • Therapeutic exercise
  • Neuromuscular re-education
  • Cognitive retraining

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Speech therapy

Speech therapy helps you or your loved one regain language and thinking skills and learn alternative ways to communicate. Services include:

  • Speech treatment
  • Swallowing evaluation and treatment
  • Cognitive retraining
  • Clinical feeding evaluations

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Additional rehabilitation services are available at Novant Health Rehabilitation Centers throughout the greater Charlotte area.