Spinal Cord Injury Programs at Shepherd Center
Shepherd Center provides a comprehensive rehabilitation program that strives to improve independence and quality of life after a person sustains a spinal cord injury. Our rehabilitation program is tailored to individual needs to optimize recovery
Choosing where to go for spinal cord injury rehabilitation is not easy, so we want to provide a window into what it's like to be in our program. Learn more about what you will experience during your stay in the Shepherd Center Spinal Cord Rehabilitation Program.
Shepherd Center is a leader in spinal cord injury research that examines ways to improve the quality of life for those who have experienced a spinal cord injury. We partner with institutions of higher learning and industry to develop solutions for paralysis, spasticity, pain, autonomic dysfunction and a variety of other consequences of spinal cord injury.
Experiencing a spinal cord injury is difficult at any stage of life, but it can be even more difficult as a growing teenager. At Shepherd Center, medical treatment and rehabilitation for adolescents with spinal cord injuries focuses on returning teens to a high level of functioning and independence, allowing them to return to school and activities they enjoy.