The use of a wheelchair can lead to freedom and independence. It is very important to have a thorough physical evaluation and assessment completed prior to ordering a wheelchair.

The wheelchair seating specialists at Summit Physical Medicine & Rehab have advanced training in the following areas:

  • Physical evaluations
  • Insurance reimbursement issues
  • Documentation requirements to justify wheelchair need
  • Specialized wheelchair cushion and back rests
  • Equipment for motor vehicles to transport power chairs
  • Manual wheelchairs and accessories
  • Power wheelchairs and accessories

If you feel you could benefit from the use of a wheelchair, contact your physician and request a referral for a wheelchair evaluation.