Our Services

Rehabilitation Services

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Our mission at Gunnison Valley Health is to provide exceptional physical, occupational, and speech therapy services for our community, and help patients achieve full functional outcomes from the use of these services. We encourage you to contact our Colorado hospital with questions or to schedule an appointment. Our staff is here to help.

Physical Therapy

Physical therapy focuses on physical rehabilitation to help patients to achieve functional independence. Our focus is on outpatient orthopedics, the treatment of neuromuscular injuries and industrial rehabilitation. In addition to the services listed below, we also offer a cancer rehabilitation program, a cardiac rehabilitation program, and a falls program.

At Gunnison Valley Health, we offer numerous services in our physical therapy department, including:

  • Mobility, Strength, Coordination and Postural Deficits
  • Orthopedic / Sports Related Injuries
  • Surgery
  • Neurological Impairments
  • Balance Disorders
  • Cancer Treatment & Other Related Issues
  • Dry Needling
  • Lymphedema
  • Graston Technique

GVH also offers Physical Therapy Services in Crested Butte. Please call 970-349-5684.

Occupational Therapy

Occupational therapy focuses on physical rehabilitation and custom splinting to help patients achieve full functional independence. Our focus is on post-surgical splinting and casting, outpatient orthopedics, and industrial rehabilitation. Services include custom splinting and casting, wound care, post hire testing, return to work screens, human performance testing, therapeutic exercise, manual therapy, and the use of modalities.

At our Gunnison Valley hospital, we treat a large volume of traumas-often involving sports or industrial related events. We staff Gunnison County's only two certified hand therapists. We also have the state's only physical capacity profile machine brought to you by Occupational Performance Corporation. This machine tests the physical capacity of individuals. It can be used by employers for post hire screening, by physicians for "return to work" screening and human performance testing, and by athletic programs for human performance testing.

Among others, the occupational therapy services offered at Gunnison Valley Health include:

  • Return to Everyday Functions After Injury or Illness
  • Stroke and Brain Injury Rehabilitation
  • Yoga and Mindfulness Therapy
  • Cancer Treatment & Other Related Issues
  • Wheelchair Assessments
  • Workspace Evaluations
  • Pediatric Therapy
  • Hand Therapy

Speech Therapy

Speech-Language Pathologists provide a complete evaluation and treatment for a multitude of disorders with a specific focus in speech, language, voice, fluency, expression and articulation.

  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Voice Disorders
  • Aphasia
  • Articulation
  • Expressive and Receptive Language Deficits
  • Cognitive Deficits
  • Pediatric Therapy
  • Auditory Perceptual Disorders

Gunnison Valley Health Rehabilitative Services – Gunnison
711 North Taylor Street
Gunnison, CO 81230
970-641-7248

Gunnison Valley Health Rehabilitative Services – Crested Butte
214 6th Street
Crested Butte, CO 81224
970-349-5684