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Orthopedic Therapy for Joint Replacement

Our goal is to get you moving again. When it comes to joint replacement, your therapy begins before surgery, with pre-op exercises. Each patient is educated to better understand what to expect and how to prepare for surgery. Exercise, nutrition and wellness are all part of your individualized care program.

Physical therapy focuses on getting you out of bed, walking around your environment and up and down stairs, and stretching and strengthening exercises. Occupational therapy focuses on your ability to perform activities of daily living: bathing, dressing, tub or shower transfer, and using a toilet. Rehabilitation begins at home prior to surgery and resumes as early as the day of surgery.

After your procedure, our physical and occupational therapists will continue to work with you, individually and in group sessions. The goal of therapy is to increase strength and range of motion in your new joint, so you feel better faster, and regain function.

Community Hospital
901 MacArthur Blvd, Munster
M-F 8:15 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
219-836-4527

Community Hospital Fitness Pointe
9950 Calumet Ave, Munster
M-Th 5 a.m. - 8 p.m., F 5 a.m. - 5 p.m.
219-934-2480

Community Outpatient Centre, St. John
9660 Wicker Ave, St. John
M-Th 7 a.m. - 7 p.m., F 7 a.m. - 4 p.m.
219-226-2326

Lake Business Center

9200 Calumet Ave, Munster
M-Th 7 a.m. - 7 p.m., F 7 a.m. - 5 p.m.
219-853-4633

Community Hospital Physical Therapy at Purdue Northwest
2300 173rd Ave, HPER Building, Hammond
M-F 8 a.m. - 5 p.m., later upon request
29-989-8315

Outpatient Rehabilitation of St. Mary Medical Center
320 W. 61st St, Hobart
M-Th 8 a.m. - 6 p.m., F 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
219-947-6580

Portage Health Center II
3545 Arbors Blvd, Portage
M-F 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
219-759-2753

Winfield Family Health Center
10607 Randolph St, Crown Point
M, W, F 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
219-662-7013

St. Mary Medical Center Valparaiso Health Center
3800 St. Mary Dr, Valparaiso
M-F 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
219-286-3703

Whiting Community Health Center
1516 119th St, Whiting
M-F 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
219-703-2560

St. Catherine Hospital
4321 Fir St, East Chicago
M, W, Th 7 a.m. - 6 p.m., T 7 a.m. - 5:30 p.m., F 7 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
219-392-7400