Athens Neuro and Balance Rehabilitation is a vital member of the Athens Physical Therapy family located in Athens Georgia on the campus of Athens Neurological Associates. They are a leading outpatient physical rehabilitation provider with superior expertise in the areas of neurological, balance, and vestibular therapy. Athens Neuro and Balance continues to make a positive impact in the lives of many and shows how therapy can always be “fun and effective.”

Allie sustained a traumatic brain injury (TBI) in 2013 when she was 11 years old.  She spent months at Children’s Hospital of Atlanta and Scottish Rite.  Athens Neuro and Balance Rehabilitation was recommended by her pediatric neurologist, Dr. Morris, at Athens Neurological Associates.  Allie started working with her physical therapist, Patty Hopaluk-Gay, in 2017 when she was 15 years old, and PTA John Pence started seeing her in 2018.

Allie Working with the Virtual Reality Headset; one of the many tools that Athens Neuro & Balance Rehabilitation uses.

Allie graduated from Morgan County High School in 2020. Her hobbies include swimming and art.  Allie is a part time student at Georgia Military College.  Her favorite parts of PT are Body Weight Supported Treadmill Training, the Virtual Reality headset, and of course talking or arm wrestling with her therapists.  Allie’s mom Sarah says, “They have knowledge- specific therapists that specialize in neurological injuries and rehab.  They have great energy and personalities.  Therapy is always fun and effective.  Allie loves it!

Body Weight Supported Treadmill is another one of the many tools that Athens Neuro & Balance Rehabilitation uses

If you are interested in scheduling an appointment or would like to learn more about Athens Neuro and Balance Rehabilitation visit their website: www.athensneurorehab.com.

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