Short-term Rehab

The Journey to Recovery Starts at Nathaniel Witherell

Orthopedic Rehab | 0 comments | by Harrison Edwards

Sustaining a fracture is painful and recovery is often a long road. When you’re 93 years old, that journey can be even more difficult. But, Ann Selden, who was an avid golfer at 93 years of age when she fractured her femur while golfing last July, wanted to get back in the swing. She got…

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Rehab Success Story: Peter Neckles

Orthopedic Rehab | 0 comments | by Harrison Edwards

Peter Neckles loved playing golf, but debilitating hip pain prevented him from enjoying his favorite sport. But, after rehabbing at The Nathaniel Witherell following hip replacement surgery, he can now be found on the golf course, down in sunny Palm Beach, FL. Peter, 68, a retired partner of the Manhattan law firm Skadden, Arps, Slate,…

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Top Five Reasons Why Inpatient Rehab is the Best Choice After Major Surgery, Trauma, or Illness

Healthy Aging | 0 comments | by John Hallman

There’s no place like home, unless you are recovering from a major health event that requires physical rehabilitation. If you or a loved one need rehab after orthopedic surgery, a heart attack, stroke, car accident, or any other event that leaves you or them with serious functional limitations, then inpatient rehabilitation programs, like ours at…

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Double Knee Replacement Surgery Can’t Keep This Rehab Patient Down!

Orthopedic Rehab | 0 comments | by supermaster

The Ms. Senior America 2016 Pageant in Atlantic City is coming up on October 18, and nothing is going to stop Gladys Kovarcik Nilsen, with her double knee replacement, from performing. And we mean nothing! Nilsen, 77, an actress, singer, and perhaps most notably, Ms. Hawaii Senior America 2014, has the time and the will….

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Meet Dr. Francis X. Walsh, Nathaniel Witherell’s Medical Director

Long-Term Care | 0 comments | by supermaster

4/19/16 UPDATE! DR. FRANCIS X. WALSH HAS JUST BEEN NAMED A WINNER OF THE FAIRFIELD COUNTY DOCTORS OF DISTINCTION AWARDS IN THE CATEGORY OF LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT BY THE FAIRFIELD COUNTY BUSINESS JOURNAL. On any given morning you are likely to see Dr. Francis X. Walsh, donned in coat and tie with stethoscope in hand, walking…

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