FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Tuesday, July 8, 2014
Contact: Angela L. Yu
Media Relations Manager
GLENVILLE, NY – Sunnyview Rehabilitation Hospital, an affiliate of The Eddy not-for-profit network of services and member of St. Peter’s Health Partners – the region’s largest health system – has opened its newest outpatient physical therapy site, Sunnyview Therapy Services, at Socha Plaza, 115 Saratoga Rd., Suite 100, Glenville.
The new 2,200-square-foot site offers convenient access to the same high-quality, advanced outpatient physical therapy services offered at Sunnyview Rehabilitation Hospital in Schenectady and its satellite locations.
“We’re very excited to offer what is our fourth satellite therapy services site in the area,” said Edward Eisenman, chief executive officer of Sunnyview. “It is part of our continuous mission to make outpatient rehabilitative services as convenient and accessible as possible for patients in our communities.”
Sunnyview also offers outpatient physical therapy services at three other locations: at the hospital located on Belmont Ave, Schenectady; at the Carman Medical Arts building on Carman Road in Guilderland; and at the Latham Farms Plaza in Latham. Highly skilled professional staff will tailor treatment plans to meet each patient’s individual needs utilizing state-of-the-art technology and up-to-the-minute treatment techniques. Special early morning and evening appointments are available at various locations to accommodate patient schedules.
Sunnyview outpatient therapy services employ 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, neurological disorders, stroke, head injury, arthritis pain, multiple trauma; and post-surgical rehabilitation following joint replacements, shoulder/elbow/hand surgeries, rotator cuff surgery, hip/knee/ankle surgeries, and back surgery. For more information on Sunnyview Therapy Services in Glenville or other convenient locations, please call (518) 386-3579.
Founded in 1928, Sunnyview Rehabilitation Hospital is a 115-bed comprehensive, acute care rehabilitation hospital and the only dedicated rehabilitation hospital in upstate New York. Nationally recognized, Sunnyview cares for more than 15,000 individuals yearly from across the Capital Region and states spanning the eastern seaboard. Sunnyview offers many award-winning inpatient and outpatient programs, including its Neuro Rehabilitation Institute, Stroke Center of Excellence, an amputee program and a multi-faceted Studio Arts Program.
The region’s largest private-sector employer, St. Peter’s Health Partners employs more than 12,500 employees, with more than 170 locations across seven counties. The system has an annual budget of nearly $1.3 billion. St. Peter’s Health Partners was created on October 1, 2011 by the merger of St. Peter’s Health Care Services, Northeast Health, 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. SPHP also includes St. Peter’s Health Partners Medical Associates, a non-profit, physician-governed, multi-specialty group that is a full affiliate corporation of SPHP. With more than 350 practitioners, SPHP Medical Associates is one of the region’s largest multispecialty physician group practices. For more information, please visit www.SPHP.com.