Rehab & Therapy

Rehab ServicesThe comprehensive outpatient rehabilitation services at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital Rahway can help you get back to living life to the fullest. The RWJUH Rahway Rehab team consistently earns praise from patients for the care they give. Our highly skilled therapists work with patients to help them return to their highest level of function.

Physical Therapists motivate you to exceed your goals. Whether you are recovering from surgery, an injury, neurologic impairment or illness, our therapists use creativity and compassion to develop individualized treatment plans. In addition to our spacious rehab department within the hospital, we also offer physical therapy at two state-of-the-art Fitness Centers in Scotch Plains and Carteret, with aquatic therapy at select locations.

Occupational Therapists excel at creating a plan to assist patients to perform their activities of daily living with ease. This can mean re-learning skills to perform certain tasks or learning modifi cations to regain independence. These therapists specialize in treating patients with orthopedic conditions such as hand/wrist pain, overuse injuries, as well as neurologic impairments following stroke.

Rehab ServicesThe Speech Program at RWJUH Rahway provides a full range of services to patients ranging from pre-school to adult. Our therapists are licensed to evaluate and treat patients with a broad range of communication, voice, speech and language disorders as well as feeding and swallowing impairments. The department offers Vital Stim therapy for patients with dysphagia, Lee Silverman Voice treatment for Parkinson’s Disease and Modifi ed Barium Swallow Studies.

Conditions Treated:

  • Orthopedic
  • Joint Replacement
  • Stroke
  • Pain
  • Deconditioning
  • Custom Splinting*
  • Lymphedema*
  • Post-surgical
  • Parkinson’s Disease
  • Balance
  • Vestibular/Concussion
  • Pelvic Floor*
  • Neuropathy*
  • Aphasia/Dysarthria/Apraxia/Dysphagia*

*Services vary per site
** Prescription requirements may vary by insurance plans for Physical Therapy Services

Our convenient locations help you get back in step!

RWJ Rahway Rehabilitation Services
865 Stone Street, Rahway
732-499-6012

RWJ Rahway Fitness & Wellness Center
2120 Lamberts Mill Road, Scotch Plains
908-389-5400

RWJ Rahway Fitness & Wellness Center Carteret
60 Cooke Avenue, Carteret
732-969-8030

Patient Stories

  • “Before, I always had to prep myself, prep my ankle, just to get up. Now, I can get up and go. I’m free.”

    Christine
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  • "I love everybody in this organization. I feel like they are family.”

    Jeffrey
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  • “Their compassion literally melted me down. They are an amazing group of people who came together and said no matter what, they were going to be there for me and get me through this.”

    Jacquelynne
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