The unit will facilitate continuous, specialized care for the neurological patient. It is designed to meet the specific needs of short-term patients needing outpatient rehab for a stoke, exacerbation of MS or Parkinson’s or other neurological event or long-term care of chronic neurological diseases. Medical director for the unit is critical care specialist Kewel Mahajan, MD. Board certified neurologist Howard Schecht, MD is the medical advisor for rehab programs. The unit’s staff also includes a nurse practitioner, psychologist and physiatrist or rehab/pain doctor. Staff members, who specially trained with a neuro rehab emphasis, undergo ongoing education. In addition, family education is a big part of the program.
Harborside Healthcare Perrysburg is located on SR. 795 at Oregon Road. Call 419-666-0935 for more information.