Dr. Soliman Fakeeh Hospital

Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Department

DSFH physical medicine and rehabilitation departments is committed to the care and enhancement of human life and strives to deliver high quality cost-effective healthcare to the community it serves.
The department offers diverse rehabilitation services to DSFH patients including:

  • Sports medicine: running injuries, sprains, evaluation of exercise programs.
  • Rheumatological disorders: arthritis, neck and back pain, soft tissue problems
  • Pain management: diagnosis and treatment with soft tissue and intra-articular injections and biofeedback
  • Neurological disorders: strokes, brain injuries, spinal cord injuries, neuropathies, balance disorders
    Rehabilitation of orthopedic and other surgical conditions as: discectomy, total knee and total hip replacements, amputees, post-mastectomy.
  • Urinary incontinence and pelvic floor dysfunction
  • Occupational therapy

The department is comprised of two separate male & female sections, both run by qualified consultants. Our physiatrists are experts in the management of the above mentioned list of disorders.

The department employs a wide range of physical therapy equipment, such as:

  • Short and microwave diathermy
  • Ultraviolet and infrared devices
  • Stimulation currents
  • Pulse wave
  • Galvanic / Faradic stimulation
  • Large swimming pool
  • Diadynamic
  • TENS
  • Interferential
  • Laser
  • Highly equipped gym
  • Butterfly hydrotherapy