Outpatient rehabilitation therapy in Denver

We are committed to providing you with compassionate, high-quality rehabilitation while at Presbyterian/St. Luke’s Medical Center. We will ensure you receive exceptional service in a friendly environment. Our promise is to help you maximize your ability to return to daily activities, job requirements and hobbies.

For more information or to schedule an appointment with one of our physical therapists or rehab specialists, please call (720) 754-6745.

Our Denver physical therapists are licensed healthcare providers who are experts in the examination and treatment of problems that affect your ability to move and function. We provide a complete evaluation that assesses the patient’s present abilities, their family or loved one’s goals, as well as other members of the healthcare team.

Our focus is on returning patients to work, school and an active lifestyle as quickly as possible. We work one-on-one with patients to address their needs and develop unique, individualized rehab therapy treatment plans. 

What to expect from our Denver physical therapists

We provide inpatient and outpatient specialized services for patients of all ages, from neonates to geriatrics. Our team works closely with other medical specialists throughout P/SL to coordinate the most effective and comprehensive care during your stay. P/SL and its physicians strongly support rehabilitation as part of their patient’s recovery. We are part of the region’s largest team of more than 1,000 specialists representing over 80 specialties. Our services include:

  • Functional mobility training
  • Gait training
  • Gross motor coordination
  • Safety and balance training
  • Strengthening and therapeutic training
  • Endurance training
  • Aquatic therapy
  • Immersion therapy for high-risk pregnancies
  • Wound care
  • Vestibular therapy
  • Home program development and instruction
  • Instruction in the use of assistive devices
  • Outpatient rehabilitation
  • Speech pathology
  • Post-concussion care
  • Workers’ compensation injuries
  • Advanced functional dry needling
  • Hand therapy
  • Pain management

Occupational therapy

Occupational therapy helps patients who have conditions or injuries that limit their ability to do everyday tasks. Our team of licensed occupational therapists provide treatments that incorporate functional activities, therapeutic exercise and/or play experiences. Our services include:

  • Activities of daily living skills
  • Visual-perception
  • Fine motor skills
  • Cognitive rehab as it relates to self-care
  • Safety and home modification
  • Upper extremity rehabilitation
  • Neuromuscular reeducation
  • Energy conservation and work simplification
  • Patient and caregiver education
  • Instruction in the use of adaptive equipment
  • Neonatal and developmental therapy


Our board-certified audiologists conduct full examinations to understand the extent of your hearing, balance and related disorders to identify the underlying cause. By working with patients to understand specific needs, our hearing specialists provide individualized solutions to treat: 

  • Balance and vertigo
  • Ear infections
  • Hearing loss
  • Tinnitus 

Cancer rehabilitation

The Outpatient Cancer Rehabilitation Program, offered through our oncology department, provides first-class care and assistance to patients within an integrated treatment regimen. As part of one of Colorado's leading cancer care facilities, we offer a complete array of personalized rehabilitation services to help patients regain, maintain and enhance their lifestyles during and following cancer therapy.

Some of the program’s services include:

  • Nutritional counseling
  • Cognitive assessment
  • Prescriptive exercise
  • Acupuncture
  • Stress management
  • Lymphedema therapy
  • Mental health support
  • Cancer Exercise Program, which includes a physical therapy evaluation and individualized treatment sessions
  • Healing arts therapy, which includes journaling, creative writing, coloring, bead making and more

To schedule an appointment with one of our oncologists or rehab specialists for outpatient cancer rehabilitation, please call (303) 839-6745.

Amputation rehabilitation

Each phase of our rehabilitation program involves teaching the amputee about the options they have regarding prosthetics and how their choices will impact their future activity. We believe that amputee empowerment results from an excellent program of education so that the amputee can make decisions for their future function and life.

Specialty certifications

With more than 60 years of combined experience and multiple specialty certifications from the Hand Therapy Certification Commission and KinetaCore, our team leads the field in physical and occupational therapy for patients with complex limb-threatening orthopedic conditions. We have presented to international audiences and published research articles on amputee rehabilitation, and work with emerging technology, rehabilitation and surgical techniques to offer the latest options to our patients.