People who have recently had a spinal cord injury (SCI) may experience many emotions, such as fear or anxiety. Many people may need spinal cord injury rehabilitation to adapt to a new way of life after a spinal cord injury. Mayo Clinic's spinal cord injury rehabilitation team works to meet your ongoing needs, provide emotional support, improve your physical and mental functioning, and help you to successfully re-enter your community.
In spinal cord injury rehabilitation, the rehabilitation team treats people with spinal cord injuries (SCI) and nontraumatic spinal disorders, including spinal cord tumors, transverse myelitis, Guillain-Barre syndrome, multiple sclerosis, myelopathies, spinal cord infarctions and aneurysms.
The Spinal Cord Injury Rehabilitation Program at Mayo Clinic in Minnesota offers many specialty services, including:
Read more about diagnosis and treatment of spinal cord injury.
Mar. 10, 2011