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Patient continues rehabilitation journey at home

Trula Schutt came to Mary Free Bed for rehabilitation after back surgery to treat spinal stenosis, a narrowing of the spinal canal that causes pain. She eventually gained enough strength to walk with a walker, then on her own before graduating from the inpatient program. But Trula still needed a little help, so she transitioned…
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Bone Health Program

Osteoporosis is a startlingly common condition that can affect your overall health and longevity. About 54 million Americans have osteoporosis or low bone density (placing them at increased risk for osteoporosis), according to the National Osteoporosis Foundation. About one in two women and up to one in four men age 50 and older will break a…
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Rehabilitation – Northwest Grand Rapids

Find specialized rehabilitative care for adults in a comfortable outpatient setting conveniently located on Grand Rapids’ northwest side. Our expert clinicians provide active solutions for patients experiencing spine or joint pain, arthritis, headaches, balance disorders, stiffness or pain from an injury or following surgery. This office provides a valuable option for patients with high-deductible health…
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Mary Free Bed Rehabilitation at the YMCA

Whether you’re a weekend warrior coping with a recent sports injury or you’re recovering from an orthopedic surgery, Mary Free Bed Rehabilitation at the YMCA offers specialized rehabilitative care in a comfortable and modern office. Located in a state-of-the-art, universally-designed fitness facility, Mary Free Bed Rehabilitation at the YMCA is an ideal setting to transition…
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Restoring balance with vestibular rehabilitation therapy

A balance disorder can affect a person’s quality of life by significantly impacting his or her comfort and safety. A person who has vertigo, for instance, may have trouble performing daily tasks at home or work. Vestibular rehabilitation therapy, such as what’s offered at Mary Free Bed, can help to address these issues. Mary Free Bed therapists…
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Effective therapies for patients with spinal cord injury

A customized therapy plan is crucial for patients who have sustained a complete or incomplete spinal cord injury. The Spinal Cord Injury Team at Mary Free Bed collaborates to determine the most appropriate rehabilitation methods to promote motor recovery after a spinal cord injury. Mary Free Bed therapist Kristina Simpson, PT, MSPT, recently authored an article, “Promoting Motor…
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Coming soon: Musculoskeletal Clinic at Mary Free Bed YMCA

The innovative new Mary Free Bed YMCA will soon be home to the Mary Free Bed Musculoskeletal Clinic. The clinic will be an extension of therapy to graduates of inpatient and outpatient programs. It also will provide direct access to care for competitive athletes, weekend warriors or anyone suffering from a range of musculoskeletal pain. The…
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Silas helps inspire ‘SO Awesome’ gift

UPDATED January 19, 2016: Silas Camp, a former patient treated about 4 years ago for plagiocephaly and torticollis, visited Mary Free Bed’s Outpatient Pediatric Therapy team with a special gift for other young patients. During the holiday season, his family’s business, SO Awesome, gives back to the West Michigan community through its “One for One”…
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Fall prevention should be a year-round concern

Falls are a significant public safety concern, no matter the season. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, millions of Americans 65 years and older fall each year. Head injuries and hip fractures are among the most common types of injuries sustained in a fall. Here at Mary Free Bed, fall prevention is…
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