About Us

Since 2004, Northwest Rehabilitation Associates has served Salem, OR, and surrounding communities providing the highest quality care for residents, neighbors, and friends. Our team of highly-skilled physical therapists are honored and delighted to serve you and your family.

Our Mission

We are an innovative rehabilitation and wellness services provider helping patients in our communities reach their fullest potential while providing an unmatched employee experience.

We pledge:

  • To help each individual that we have the privilege to serve to achieve the highest quality of life that they can and desire to achieve, be that in athletic performance, freedom from pain, physical independence, return to work, or the resolution of symptoms.
  • To provide state-of-the-art health care that strives to significantly improve the well-being of each patient while recognizing their capacity for being responsible for their own health.
  • To serve as a health care resource, educating the community in terms of self-care and responsibility.

Overview of Our Services

We also specialize in outpatient physical therapy services for patients with orthopedic, neurological, musculoskeletal, and sports injuries. We are unique and consistent in delivering high-level care. Our staff's expertise is visible not only in professional designations, but also through published works and national / international invited speaking engagements
Balance & Fall Prevention

Our expert clinicians are trained in evidence-based interventions, such as the Otago Exercise Program, that are proven by controlled clinical trials to effectively reduce the number of falls in older adults.

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Concussion Recovery

A Physical Therapist, trained in the management of concussion, is able to evaluate and provide treatment and education for symptoms of concussion, including headache and dizziness.

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Vertigo & Vestibular Rehabilitation

Vertigo, dizziness, and imbalance are commonly associated with a problem with the inner ear or vestibular system functioning. There are many causes of vertigo and dizziness that are treatable with the guidance of a physical therapist with specialized training in Vestibular Rehabilitation Therapy.

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1080 Sprint

The 1080 Sprint is a portable resistance training and testing device for athletes helping them get faster and stronger.

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Occupational Therapy

Occupational therapy takes a holistic approach to care through addressing the clinical conditions of a patient and recommending habits and home adaptations to help them participate more fully in day-to-day life.

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Underwater Treadmill

Our underwater treadmill offers a great way to decrease stress on your joints, resistance for strength training, and the pressure that helps support the body ultimately providing your muscles the opportunity to increase functionality sooner in a safe environment.

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Work Injury Prevention

We work with employers and employees toward preventing work-related injuries, helping to save valuable dollars, lost time, and a lot of pain for both. Our therapists utilize some of the top testing programs available today, to evaluate potential employees’ physical capabilities of doing their jobs as well as assess ergonomics and provide functional capacity evaluations […]

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Athlete Training

As a key member of today’s dynamic health care team, we prescribe a goal-oriented athlete training program starting with an evaluation, comprehensive training plan, and injury prevention for our patient’s specific needs. 

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Injury Prevention

We provide quality, comprehensive injury plans for every athlete to prevent injuries or suffering from any type of movement or function disorder. Our movement specialists identify if the way your body moves or your strength levels are contributing to pain, putting you at an increased risk for suffering a shoulder injury, running injury or even […]

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Physical Therapy

Physical therapy helps patients manage injuries or any type of movement or function disorder through comprehensive, goal-oriented treatment.

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Sports Injury

Whether you’re a student, an amateur enthusiast, or a professional or adaptive athlete, we understand the needs of athletic participants sidelined by an injury.

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Neuro Rehabilitation

Neurological rehabilitation helps evaluate and treat patients with movement problems due to injury or disease of the brain or spinal cord.

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Pelvic Health

Our pelvic health physical therapy treatments help patients struggling with injury or weakness in their pelvic floor muscles, which can affect all ages and genders.

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Aquatic Therapy

Outpatient-based aquatic therapy can help patients begin their rehabilitation earlier and move through treatment in a safe therapeutic pool.

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Pediatrics

Pediatric physical therapy helps children and their families manage movement-related injuries and conditions in a calm and compassionate treatment environment.

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Work Injury Rehabilitation

Our team helps patients get back on their feet and back to work through a personalized approach to treatment and care.

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Speech-Language Pathology

Speech and language are essential for communication starting at a young age and integral to rehabilitation and wellness, which is why we offer speech therapy to both pediatric and adult patients.

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Fitness & Wellness

Physical therapists work with people of all ages and activity levels to identify weaknesses and movement problems, as well as develop strength and conditioning plans to prevent injury so their clients can perform at higher levels.

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Oncology Rehabilitation

We use personalized and compassionate treatment to help patients undergoing cancer treatments, as well as individuals in remission, to stay as strong and mobile as possible. Treatments can include strengthening, conditioning, and balance work. 

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