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Rehabilitation Medicine - Acute Medical Rehabilitation
Who We Can Help

Are You a Candidate?

The Acute Medical Rehabilitation Unit at Buffalo General Hospital and DeGraff Memorial Hospital treats inpatients recovering from several disabling conditions, including:

  • Neurological Disease or Disorders
  • Stroke- Parkinson’s Disease
  • Multiple Sclerosis
  • Guillain Barre Syndrome
  • Cerebral Palsy
  • Neuromuscular Disorders
  • Neuropathies
  • Orthopedic Conditions
  • Post-Surgical Conditions
  • Lower Leg Amputations
  • Medical Debilitation

Patients who are appropriate for an Acute MRU must be able to actively participate in three hours of restorative rehabilitation per day and have the potential for discharge to home usually within two-four weeks following admission. After discussing your needs with your physicians and caregivers, the Kaleida Health case manager/screener will assist you in determining which level of care is most appropriate for you.