Vestibular Services

Vestibular Services

At ApexNetwork Physical Therapy® we offer the full spectrum of Vestibular Rehabilitation including Fall Prevention, Specialized Treatment and Baseline Testing Programs.

Our Vestibular Rehabilitation assessment and management tools include specialized VNG (Videonystagmography) diagnostic testing which sets us apart from the competition. Our unique non-invasive technology assists in accurately identifying and treating a variety of vestibular disorders. VNG testing services are available at limited locations. For more information on VNG testing, please contact us at (618) 651-0444.

Fall Prevention – The aging population is at higher risk for balance problems which can lead to difficulty in even the most basic daily movement. Our therapists will design a customized program to address each patient’s specific needs relating to:

  • Vertigo
  • Dizziness
  • Nausea
  • Muscle Weakness
  • Arthritis
  • Fear of Falling

Intervention – Patients with general vestibular concerns can benefit greatly from a focused rehabilitation plan. Our qualified therapists are skilled in determining the source of vestibular issues. A variety of pathologies may commonly indicate a vestibular problem:

  • Vertigo/Dizziness
  • Headaches/Nausea
  • Whiplash (Post Motor Vehicle Accident)
  • Vestibular Neuritis
  • BPPV (Benign Paroxysmal Positional Vertigo)
  • Acoustic Neuroma
  • Perilymphatic Fistula

Concussion Management – Our advanced program ensures patients rapid return to sports or function. ApexNetwork’s uniquely trained therapists work with clinics and schools to provide post-concussion physical and vestibular system rehabilitation.

  • Baseline testing prior to injury for comparative results
  • Injury prevention
  • Post injury testing to expand upon traditional ImPACT testing
  • Symptoms of concussion can include: Nausea/Vomiting/Headache, Ringing in the ears, Disorientation/Dizziness, Irritability,
    Sensitivity to light or sound, Amnesia or feeling in a “fog”

For more information on vestibular services, please contact us at (618) 651-0444.