Vestibular Therapy

St. Charles Rehabilitation offers Long Island residents vestibular therapy, a highly-specialized physical therapy for dizziness, vertigo, and imbalance resulting from inner ear damage, stroke, brain injury, concussion, or other neurological event.

Our vestibular therapy specialists treats a wide range of conditions, including:

  • Benign Paroxysmal Positional Vertigo (BPPV)
  • Labyrinthitis
  • Vestibular neuritis
  • Meniere‚Äôs disease
  • Acoustic neuroma
  • Perilymphatic/Perilymph fistula
  • Inner ear concussion syndrome
  • Traumatic brain injury
  • CVA/stroke
  • Post-concussion syndrome

Our vestibular therapists are trained in specific techniques and work with the most advanced technologies for vestibular therapy. The program includes:

  • Frenzel goggles to evaluate for vestibular dysfunction
  • Biodex Balance System which can be used in the assessment and treatment of balance deficits related to vestibular disorders, concussion, orthopedic injuries, neurological conditions, and aging.
  • Neurocom Balance Manager which can be used in the assessment and treatment of balance deficits related to vestibular disorders, concussion, orthopedic injuries, neurological conditions, and aging.
  • Functional canalith repositioning treatment (CRT) for BPPV
  • Postural screening and re-education
  • Epley Maneuver
  • Postural screening and re-education
  • Individualized treatment plan and home exercise program
  • Balance Therapy
  • Manual Therapy
Kim Pena Vestibular Therapy

Meet the Coordinator of Vestibular Therapy

Kim Pena, PT, is certified in vestibular rehabilitation. She specializes in balance and fall prevention and provides vestibular therapy for numerous conditions, such as post-concussion syndrome.

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Vestibular Therapy is offered at the following Outpatient Rehabilitation Network locations:

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Meet the Coordinator of Vestibular Therapy

Kim Pena, PT, is certified in vestibular rehabilitation. She specializes in balance and fall prevention and provides vestibular therapy for numerous conditions, such as post-concussion syndrome.

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