Orthopedic surgery has to do with conditions that involve the muscles and bones in the body, even though orthopedic surgeons may use nonsurgical approaches to solve orthopedic problems as well. Our rehabilitation equipment can help patients recover from any of the four most common orthopedic surgeries.
The Medcom Group has been in the business of helping patients recover from orthopedic procedures since 1988. We have been working with health care facilities to provide quality and durable medical and rehab equipment and services, while focusing on improving recovery outcomes.
When it comes to rehabilitation equipment after your knee replacement, continuous passive motion machines can work wonders for people who have severe injuries. Available in the form of kits and devices aimed at particular areas of the body, there are many different types of continuous passive motion machines available. After you have surgery on a [...]
Before beginning any rehabilitation or strengthening exercise program, it is important to get an accurate diagnoses and the proper rehabilitation equipment for your injury to understand your training goals. Most rehabilitation programs will go through an acute stage, immediately after injury, a middle or rehabilitation stage where the aim is to regain normal movement and [...]
What should a caregiver expect when their loved one is facing a long regimen of rehabilitation? The whole process can be a mystery and will require the proper rehabilitation equipment and it is often unclear as to what role the caregiver should play in the process. The more progress your loved one makes during rehab, [...]
If you have suffered an injury that requires continued physical therapy at home we have the rehabilitation equipment your home therapist will need to get you back to your old self. A customized rehabilitation program centered around an individual’s needs will provide evaluations, treatment, and education for patients with joint replacement, orthopedic conditions, neurological disorders, [...]
Lymphedema refers to swelling that generally occurs in one of the arms or legs. It is most commonly caused by the removal of or damage to your lymph nodes as a part of cancer treatment. It results from a blockage in the lymphatic system which is part of the immune system.The blockage prevents lymph fluid [...]
Whether a surgical or non-surgical solution is the correct treatment choice, rehab therapy is an integral part of the recovery process. Rehabilitation is more than applying a brace or a specific technique. It is a comprehensive program designed not only to eliminate the deficits of an injury or musculoskeletal problem, but to prevent it from [...]
A sequential compression device is rehabilitation equipment used to prevent blood clots in the deep veins in your legs. Deep vein thromboses can form when the blood in your legs is not moving. This can happen when you are in bed for a long period after an operation or when you are on bed rest [...]
Ultrasound rehab therapy has been used to treat sports injuries by therapists for the last fifty years. Ultrasonic waves or sound waves are not audible to the human ear are produced by the means of mechanical vibration in the head of the machine.The head is then moved over the surface of the skin in the [...]
Electricity has been used in rehab therapy for centuries. The term electrotherapy can apply to a variety of treatments, including the use of electrical devices such as deep brain stimulators for neurological disease. The term has also been applied specifically to the use of electric current to speed wound healing. Additionally, the term "electrotherapy" or [...]