NEW Balance System™ SD

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The NEW Balance System SD
Static and dynamic balance testing and training -- for athletes to older adults.

   

Balance & Mobility Exercise for Parkinson’s disease
With more than 50,000 new Parkinson’s disease cases reported annually, Biodex offers a series of integrated Balance & Mobility devices that can help this growing, and underserved population. Intense exercise can help slow the progression of Parkinson’s symptoms.

   

The Biodex Balance System SD helps Seniors get “Ready and Steady” at the Pines of Sarasota
The Pines of Sarasota uses the Biodex Balance System SD as part of its balance training program for seniors, “Ready & Steady – a Plan for Better Balance” . The program focuses on assessing a person’s balance and creating a plan to help improve balance in order to avoid falling.

   

Biodex Balance System SD takes the guesswork out of diagnosing concussion
Student athletes at Grand Blanc High School are benefitting from the addition of the Balance System SD at Advanced Physical Therapy in Grand Blanc, MI. Prevention and diagnosis of concussion has been shown to be more important than ever. The team at Advanced Physical Therapy is conducting baseline balance tests in order to determine the athletes sway envelope pre-concussion. Comparing post-concussion results to the baseline and using the objective documentation provided by the Balance System SD, allows the therapist to determine the best time to allow the athlete to return to play.

   

Watching out for Head Injuries this Football Season
Erie, PA – McDowell High School protects and evaluates their student athletes at LECOM’s Medical Fitness & Wellness Center using the Biodex Balance System SD – assessing balance, memory and spatial orientation in the management of concussion. Looking for a clinic in your area using Biodex Balance Assessment? Click here to FIND A CLINIC.

   

Biodex Balance System SD helps monitor
kids’ concussions

Some schools like Colchester High School conduct baseline concussion screening tests for each athlete at the beginning of the school year.  Transitions Physical Therapy in Colchester, VT uses a test that includes a review of symptoms, neuro-cognitive processing and something called a neuro-physical balance assessment, using the Biodex Balance System SD.

   

American Academy of Pediatrics makes new recommendation about concussions
PA new report states that children should not only be kept off the field, but out of the classroom while recovering from a concussion.

   

Biodex Balance System Provides Impressive Results
Physical Therapists at St. Luke's University Hospital improve patient balance issues using the Biodex Balance System.

   

Berlin Physical Therapy Clinic Offers Free Concussion Testing
Berlin Physical Therapy Clinic uses the Biodex Balance System SD to provide student athletes in Delmarva with baseline and post-injury balance testing for the management of Concussion.

   

Biodex Balance System SD helps treat patients with Acquired Brain Injury (ABI)
Pate Rehabilitation uses the Biodex Balance System SD to measure and treat balance deficits in patients with Acquired Brain Injury (ABI). The Balance System SD assists physical therapists and patients in generating objective measures of balance changes to determine whether meaningful functional progress is being made for each patient. The audio and visual feedback helps promote positive neuroplasticity and motor learning in patients with ABI. The equipment also allows therapists to perform Fall Risk Screening.

   

Rehabilitation for the Stroke Patient
Lighthouse at Waconia meets the needs of weight shift training in stroke patients with the Biodex Balance System SD and Gait Trainer 3. Biofeedback gives patients a quantifiable understanding of their transfer of weight and gives them confidence over ground to take larger steps.

   

Rehabilitation for the Parkinson's Disease Patient
Body In Balance addresses the needs of their Parkinson's Disease patients using the Biodex Balance System SD, BioStep Elliptical and Gait Trainer 3. Using "Big Step" technique on the Gait Trainer mitigates the standard shuffle. Patient claims "the more I exercise, the less I shake."

   

Concerns Over Concussions

With focus on the NFL and more emphasis on keeping athletes safe, there has been an increase in the number of concussions diagnosed. Springfield College Sports Medicine Department is addressing the rising concern of long-term effects of playing football and other collegiate sports by using the Biodex Balance System SD to more accurately measure an athlete’s recovery from a concussion as part of its plan to keep athletes healthy both on the field and after athletics.

   

Testimonial for the Biodex Balance System SD by Five Star Quality Care

Five Star Quality Care Uses Balance System to Treat - and Attract - Broad Range of Neuro, Orthopedic & Fall-Prone Patients.

   

Springfield College Uses the Balance System for Concussion Management
The likelihood of an athlete experiencing a concussion while playing football or any other contact sport is on the rise. Springfield College performs baseline testing on every student-athlete using the Biodex Balance System before they are permitted on the field or court. Balance has shown to be the college’s main indicator in determining whether or not a player can return to play. If the post-concussion test results match baseline scores, it’s a good indicator the athlete is ready to return to field.

 

   

Physical Therapy and Sports Rehab, Inc.
Evaluation and therapy for vertigo, imbalance, gait disorders, and vestibular loss

 

   

Balance System SD featured on News 13
Fall Risk Screening of seniors with the Biodex Balance System SD at a local health fair receives high marks.

 

   

Biodex Balance System Helps Local Seniors
A Rensselaer County Physical Therapist is using the Biodex Balance System SD to help folks keep their balance.