Spasticity Services

Hazelwood Specialty Care Clinic was the first in Kentucky to provide spasticity clinic services for individuals with severe spasticity related problems. At Hazelwood, we use a comprehensive approach for the evaluation and treatment of spasticity related problems. Our rehabilitative team members are trained in internal medicine, orthopedic surgery, dentistry, nursing, speech, occupational and physical therapy. We offer a wide range of treatment options that are available based on the individual's needs. Treatment options include; counseling, orthotic and wheelchair recommendations, outpatient therapy programs, oral or per tube medications for spasm or pain control related to spasticity, Botulinum toxin injections for isolated muscle spasm, and surgical options including intrathecal baclofen pump therapy and management are all available on-site through the Hazelwood Specialty Clinic.