The Spinal Cord Injury Program focuses on patients suffering from spinal cord dysfunction due to trauma or disease, & rendered fully or partially paralyzed in the arms &/or legs. Dar El-Mona offers Spinal Cord Injury (SCI) rehabilitation services on an inpatient, outpatient, & day rehabilitation basis & accommodates patients who are:
· Paraplegic: Paralysis of the lower half of the body including the partial or total loss of function of both legs with or without sphincter problems.
· Tetraplegic (Quadriplegic): Paralysis of the body involving partial or total loss of function in both arms & legs.
Part of the rehabilitation journey includes getting back to daily life activities. Setting goals & finding appropriate avenues of support are crucial to the rehabilitation journey.