People recovering from surgery, injury or illness in Conroe, Texas sometimes require extra therapy on the journey to recovery. At HCA Houston Healthcare Conroe, we offer inpatient and outpatient rehabilitation therapy—including stroke and cardiac rehabilitation—to help patients regain function and strength and maximize independence.

Patients may be referred to our inpatient rehab program by healthcare providers, family, social workers, etc. To refer a patient, please call (936) 202-0310.

As a hospital-based program with a new, state-of-the-art unit, we provide the best rehabilitation experience in Montgomery County. Licensed physical therapists provide all therapy at Conroe Regional, and our therapist-to-patient ratio is one-to-one.

Our personalized care includes:

  • Physical therapy
  • Occupational therapy
  • Pediatric therapy and rehabilitation
  • Comprehensive evaluation to establish treatment plan and goals
  • Pain management
  • Desensitization for nerve injuries
  • Management of scarring, swelling or inflammation
  • Caregiver training

Inpatient rehabilitation

The Inpatient Rehabilitation Center at HCA Houston Healthcare Conroe is a 20-private-bed unit. An interdisciplinary team of specially trained physicians, rehabilitation nurses, physical therapists, occupational therapists, speech-language pathologists, licensed dieticians and social workers/case managers work together to treat a variety of conditions including:

  • Stroke/cerebral vascular accidents
  • Pulmonary disorders
  • Orthopedic injuries or surgeries
  • Sports injuries
  • Amputations
  • Cardiovascular diseases
  • Deconditioning
  • Arthritis

Along with spacious private rooms, our facility features a training kitchen, kitchen bathroom, therapy gym and advanced rehabilitation treatment equipment.

Physical therapy

Physical therapy combines elements of education, exercise and pain management to assist in the patient’s return to maximum function and independence. Whether it's building muscle strength or relearning physical skills, our licensed physical therapists in Conroe, Texas help with:

  • Back and neck pain
  • Sacroiliac dysfunction
  • Balance deficits
  • Falling/vestibular rehab
  • Gait disturbances
  • Low back and tailbone pain
  • Head injury
  • Lymphedema
  • Generalized weakness and deconditioning
  • Wheelchair measurement and evaluation
  • Pediatric motor skills

Many women suffer from chronic pelvic pain or pelvic floor dysfunction at some point in their lives. Our licensed female physical therapists have specialized training in women’s health, including:

  • Endometriosis
  • Interstitial cystitis
  • Painful periods
  • Scars
  • Vulvar and vaginal pain
  • Pregnancy and postpartum aches
  • Urinary incontinence
  • Sexual intercourse pain
  • Pelvic floor weakness or prolapse (Pelvic floor therapy is available on an outpatient basis only.)

Speech therapy (pathology)

Our speech-language pathology center in Conroe, Texas addresses communication and language skills, as well as cognitive and swallowing difficulties. Our licensed speech pathologists and pediatric speech therapists are certified by the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association. We are pleased to provide a Spanish-speaking pediatric pathologist as well.

Speech and language pathology services include:

  • Cognitive-linguistics
  • Modified barium swallow studies
  • Swallowing (dysphagia) treatment
  • Voice disorders from vocal abuse or head/neck cancer
  • Auditory processing disorder
  • Communication difficulties following stroke, head injury or surgery
  • Pediatric language developmental delay
  • Fluency
  • Stuttering

Rehab admissions and referrals

Physicians, discharge planners, family, staff, case managers or social service professionals may make referrals to the Inpatient Rehabilitation Center.

To be eligible for inpatient rehabilitation, a patient must:

  • Require at least two disciplines of therapy (physical, occupational and/or speech)
  • Require 24-hour nursing care
  • Have potential for improvement in function and/or mobility
  • Be able to tolerate three hours of intensive therapy each day

Admissions: (936) 525-3967

Referral line: (936) 202-0310

Fax: (936) 525-3946

Physical therapy and rehabilitation at HCA Houston Healthcare

Rehabilitation refers to the process of helping a patient recover from a serious injury or illness. Patients often have to regain strength and learn new ways of completing normal, daily activities. Physical therapy, a branch of rehabilitation, focuses on building strength and mobility after disease, injury or surgery.

Learn about Physical therapy and rehabilitation