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Acute Inpatient Rehabilitation Unit

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The primary goal of the Acute Rehabilitation Unit at KUMC is to restore function in hospitalized patients. On the Unit, patients receive intensive therapy (physical therapy, occupational therapy, and speech language pathology) on a regular basis. A wide variety of patients receive care on the unit, including those suffering from spinal cord injury, traumatic brain injury, stroke, amputations, cerebral palsy, multiple sclerosis and musculoskeletal/orthopedic surgery.

Inpatient acute rehabilitation

In 2014, The University of Kansas Hospital announced the opening of a 27,800-square-foot state-of-the-art facility with 29 patient rooms. Learn More

Consult with one of our specialists:

Toll free 877.588.5862

Last modified: Sep 28, 2018

Dr. Eickmeyer
Sarah Eickmeyer, MD
Assistant Professor
Residency Program Director
Medical Director Inpatient Rehabilitation

Rakesh Vardey, MD
Assistant Professor
Director of Consult Service

Alexandra Nielsen, MD
Assistant Professor
Brain Injury Medicine Specialist

Dr. Frederick
Jason Frederick, MD
Associate Professor
Spinal Cord Injury Medicine
Consult Service