Balance, Dizziness and Motion Sickness

Treatment Programs to Help People
with Dizziness, Balance Problems, Motion Sickness

HealthReach Rehab's Balance, Dizziness and Motion Sickness Program helps adults and children in the Milwaukee area and elsewhere in Wisconsin align the three components of balance: eyes, musculoskeletal system and inner ears.

When those three systems are not in sync, balance problems can cause major disruptions in daily life, including risk of falling, shortened attention spans, abnormal sleep and excessive fatigue.

Lynette Gerke, PT

Symptoms of Balance Problems

If you experience dizziness/vertigo, motion sensitivity, car sickness, positional vertigo or postural vertigo, repeated falls, persistent unsteadiness or dizziness after a leg injury, accident or surgery, or unsteadines during walking, our Balance, Dizziness and Motion Sickness Program could be for you.

The Balance, Dizziness and Motion Sickness Program helps people with a history of inner ear infections, neuritis, labryrinthitis, benign paroxysmal positional vertigo, central conditions such as cerebellar dysfunction, multiple sclerosis, head trauma, brain injury or stroke, acoustic neuroma, and vestibular hypofunction.

Our treatment is individualized. Based on an extensive evaluatio, your treatment will be customized to meet your unique needs.

Treatment may include the following:

  • Neck, eye and inner ear exercises
  • Muscle strengthening
  • Balance retraining
  • Canalith repositioning procedures (Epley maneuver) for BPPV
  • Education in compensational and safety techniques

We work closely with your physician to assure you receive integrated, comprehensive treatment for your specific condition.

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