FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Tuesday, February 5, 2013
Contact: Angela L. Yu
Media Relations Manager
LATHAM, NY – February 5, 2013– Sunnyview Rehabilitation Hospital, an affiliate of The Eddy not-for-profit network of services, will open its newest outpatient physical therapy site, Sunnyview Therapy Services, located at 579 Troy-Schenectady Road, Latham Farms (adjacent to Hannaford), Latham.
The new site will offer convenient access to the same high-quality, advanced outpatient physical therapy services offered at Sunnyview Rehabilitation Hospital in Schenectady. Our highly skilled professional staff will tailor a treatment plan to meet each patient’s individual needs utilizing state-of-the-art technology and up-to-the-minute treatment techniques.
Physical therapy uses a combination of manual therapies, various treatment modalities, exercise and education to help patients improve mobility and function, and help manage pain. Physical therapy is used to treat a variety of conditions, including: orthopedics/sports injuries; stroke; neck and back pain; neurological disorders; vertigo; multiple trauma; and post-surgical rehabilitation following joint replacements; shoulder/elbow/hand surgeries; rotator cuff surgery; hip/knee/ankle surgeries; and back surgery.
An open house will be held at Sunnyview Therapy Services Wednesday, March 6, 4 – 6 p.m. The public is invited to come meet the staff and tour the facilities. For more information, please call (518) 382-4593.
Sunnyview outpatient physical therapy services are also offered at two other convenient locations: Sunnyview Rehabilitation Hospital, 1270 Belmont Avenue, Schenectady; and at Carman Medical Arts, 3757 Carman Road, Guilderland. Early morning and evening appointments are available.
St. Peter’s Health Partnerswas created on October 1, 2011 by the merger of Northeast Health, St. Peter’s Health Care Services and Seton Health. The merger created the region’s largest and most comprehensive not-for-profit network of high-quality, advanced medical care, primary care, rehabilitation and senior services. These state-of-the-art services and programs are provided through Albany Memorial Hospital and St. Peter’s Hospital in Albany; Samaritan Hospital and St. Mary’s Hospital in Troy; Sunnyview Rehabilitation Hospital in Schenectady; as well as The Eddy system of continuing care and The Community Hospice. The new organization has more than 12,000 employees at more than 125 locations in several counties of northeastern New York. St. Peter’s Health Partners is the region’s largest private employer and has an annual budget of nearly $1.1 billion.