Parkinson’s Disease rehabilitation program

Inpatient services

Address the effects of Parkinson’s Disease with our expert rehabilitation team

Arcadia Pittwater offers a specialist rehabilitation program for people who have recently been diagnosed with Parkinson’s Disease or who require ongoing support to manage the effects of their condition.

Our individualised program is delivered with input from our multidisciplinary team, which includes physiotherapists, exercise physiologists, speech pathologists and rehabilitation specialists.

Members of our team are Parkinson’s Disease warrior certified with expertise in exercise prescription. Our speech pathologist is Lee Silverman Voice Treatment (LSVT) trained, which is a type of voice and speech treatment specifically designed for people living with Parkinson’s Disease.

Patient programs are based on individual goals, and take into account individual needs and concerns.

Who is the program suitable for

Our Parkinson’s Disease inpatient rehabilitation program is tailored to the needs of people:

  • who are having difficulty moving or performing everyday activities living with Parkinson’s Disease
  • who are reconditioning after a recent fall and/or injury due to Parkinson’s Disease
  • who have speech and/or swallowing difficulties associated with Parkinson’s Disease.

Our Parkinson’s Disease rehabilitation programs are available as either inpatient programs or day programs.

Arcadia Pittwater Private Hospital parkinson’s disease rehabilitation program
Arcadia Pittwater Private Hospital speech pathology service

Enquire about our Parkinson’s Disease rehabilitation program

Talk to your treating doctor about a referral to Arcadia Pittwater for enrolment in our inpatient Parkinson’s Disease rehabilitation program, or contact us directly for more information.

Access our program as an inpatient or a day patient

Depending on your needs, you can attend this program as an inpatient (where you stay at the hospital) or as a day patient.

Find out more about our post-rehabilitation wellness programs

At the end of your program, you have the option to continue your exercise regime via our day wellness program. This is a program of supervised independent exercise for one hour sessions in either the gym or the hydrotherapy pool.
Patients exercising in Arcadia Pittwater Private Hospital’s hydrotherapy pool

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