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Neurological Rehabilitation in Europe

Hospitals, clinics and medical centers in Europe performing Neurological Rehabilitation.

Guttmann Institute

Guttmann Institute is a reference hospital for medical-surgical treatment and for the comprehensive rehabilitation of people (adults and children) with spinal cord injury, acquired brain damage (head injuries, strokes) or other disabilities of a neurological origin.


Neurological Rehabilitation is available at Guttmann Institute

Grupo Hospitalario Quirón

Quirón has an internationally prestigious medical staff, the largest in the sector, and is also the principal hospital network in terms of patient numbers and care facility area. The group administers 38 healthcare centers, more than 2,864 hospital beds and 7,500 associate doctors.


Neurological Rehabilitation is available at Grupo Hospitalario Quirón

Hospital Ruber Internacional

The Ruber International Hospital is designed as a "whole hospital". thus achieving maximum efficiency in the organization and development of the various medical, welfare, educational and research activities.


Neurological Rehabilitation is available at Hospital Ruber Internacional

Medical Port | Medical Solutions Abroad

Medical Port is a medical travel facilitator, dedicated to connect individuals with the best healthcare in private hospitals and clinics in Portugal. Medical Port makes sure your health comes first


Neurological Rehabilitation is available at MedicalPort

HM Hospitales

HM Hospitales is a hospital group with six private hospitals in Madrid: three general hospitals, a cardiovascular hospital, an oncological center and a women's health hospital.


Neurological Rehabilitation is available at HM Hospitales

Medipol Mega University Hospital, Istanbul, Turkey

Medipol Mega Hospital Complex is a modern medical facility with four specialist hospitals and an extensive selection of high caliber medical devices available for use. The hospital provides treatments in a wide variety of medical fields in its 470 bed facility.


Neurological Rehabilitation is available at Medipol Mega University Hospital

Hygeia Hospital

HYGEIA Hospital is the first large private hospital to operate in Greece and has been a leading healthcare provider for the last 35 years. It is the first and only hospital in Greece to be accredited by the JCI.


Neurological Rehabilitation is available at Hygeia Hospital

Vithas Xanit International Hospital

Xanit Hospital Internacional is a modern private hospital located in the suburbs of Malaga, Spain. The hospital is modern (opened in 2005), and the staff include over 200 specialists in all medical specialties.


Neurological Rehabilitation is available at Vithas Xanit International Hospital

British Hospital Lisbon XXI

An ISO certified private hospital with in and out patient facilities providing medical services that include urology, neurosurgery, cosmetic surgery, orthopedics, ophthalmology, ob-gyn, neurology, general surgery, bariatrics, neurology, gastroenterology and more.


Neurological Rehabilitation is available at British Hospital Lisbon XXI

Liv Hospital, Istanbul, Turkey

Liv Hospital is the only institution in Turkey co-authorized Center of Excellence Accreditation in colorectal surgery, robotic surgery and bariatric surgery by the Surgical Review Corporation (SRC) and provides advanced technology and treatments to its international patients with its 159 bed capacit


Neurological Rehabilitation is available at Liv Hospital

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About Neurological Rehabilitation

This information is intended for general information only and should not be considered as medical advice on the part of Any decision on medical treatments, after-care or recovery should be done solely upon proper consultation and advice of a qualified physician.

What is neurological rehabilitation?

It is a special program developed to treat people with trauma, diseases or disorders of the nervous system. Neurological rehabilitation aims at reducing symptoms, improving function and the overall health of the patient. In addition, it addresses motor, sensory, cognitive and behavioral function which affects functional performance in patients with central nervous system problems.

How the program works

Neurological rehabilitation programs are tailored to meet individual needs of the patient. The programs are developed depending on the specific disease or problem. The patient and his family need to be actively involved in the program to ensure its success. The program focuses on all areas of a person’s well-being. It aims at offering a series of progressive therapies from occupational to psychological, retraining on mobility skills and other areas of the patient’s daily routine.

Neurological rehabilitation also provides help with other aspects of the recovery such as dietary and nutrition. The program offers treatment over a period of time depending on the disease, injury or disorder. It helps the patients and their families achieve a normal independent life as much as possible.

For the neurological rehabilitation program to be a success, it may include:
  • Exercise programs which aim at improving movement, managing spasticity and reduce weakness due to lack of use.
  • Speech therapy to assist patients with speaking, writing, reading and swallowing
  • Support with daily activities such as bathing, dressing, eating, toileting, housekeeping, and cooking
  • Management of stress, depression, and anxiety
  • Retraining on social and behavioral skills
  • Safety measures and home care needs
  • Patient and family counseling
  • Management of pain

What conditions can benefit from neurological rehabilitation?

Neurological rehabilitation can be used to help people with injuries, degenerative diseases, infections, tumors, structural and circulatory defects and disorders which can cause the nervous system not to function properly. Conditions that may benefit from this kind of program include:

  • Infections: This includes polio, encephalitis, brain abscesses and meningitis.
  • Vascular disorders: This includes subdural hematoma, transient ischemic attacks, hemorrhagic strokes and ischemic strokes.
  • Neuromuscular or structural disorders: This includes cervical spondylosis, brain or spinal cord tumors, Bell palsy, muscular dystrophy, carpal tunnel syndrome, peripheral neuropathy, Guillain-barre syndrome and myasthenia gravis.
  • Trauma: This includes spinal cord and brain injury.
  • Degenerative disorders: Multiple sclerosis, Huntington chorea, Parkinson’s disease, Alzheimer’s disease and amyotrophic lateral sclerosis.
  • Functional disorders: This includes dizziness, headache, seizure disorder and neuralgia.

The team

Patients going through neurological rehabilitation programs can choose to undertake the program on an inpatient or outpatient basis. Various professional are involved in the different stages of the rehabilitation. They include

  • Neurologist
  • Physiatrist
  • Orthopedist
  • Other specialty doctors
  • Rehabilitation specialists
  • Speech/language therapist
  • Audiologist
  • Social worker
  • Registered dietitian
  • Physical therapist
  • Recreational therapist
  • Occupational therapist
  • Psychologist
  • Vocational counselor

What to expect from the neurological rehabilitation program
  • Patient focus: The strategies are customized to fit the particular need of the specific patient
  • Inclusive care plans: The program is designed to include a qualified and dedicated team with various areas of specialization
  • Participatory: Cooperation from the patient and their family is key to successful recovery.

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