Van Diest Medical Center, partnering with 21st Century Rehab, offers high quality therapy services including physical, occupational, and speech therapies.  The rehabilitation services department promotes and advocates healthier lifestyles and wellness choices for all generations.  The department works with inpatient and outpatients of all ages, treating a variety of diagnoses with individualized, patient-centered care.  The rehabilitation services staff works with patients to help them maximize function and return to activities. 

Services provided by our physical and occupational therapists:

  • Orthopedic conditions
  • Back pain
  • Pre/post-surgical therapy
  • Neurological conditions
  • LSVT BIG for patients with Parkinson’s disease
  • Vestibular and balance rehab
  • Sports injuries and training
  • TMJ/ear pain
  • Headaches
  • Pediatrics
  • Lactation/breastfeeding services
  • Prenatal/postpartum therapy
  • Hand and elbow rehab
  • Lymphedema
  • Dry needling

Services provided by our speech therapist:

  • Swallowing disorders (acid reflux)
  • Swallow studies
  • Speech disorders
  • Memory and cognition
  • Post concussion therapy
  • Athletic breathing training
  • Neurological conditions
  • Voice changes

Department Hours:

Monday – Friday, 7:30 am – 4:30 pm

*Other times may be scheduled by special appointment

To contact the Rehabilitation Department, please call 515-832-7735

If you have any questions, you may also email us at