Inpatient Rehabilitation
Vanderbilt Rehabilitation Center

Patient Success Stories at the Vanderbilt Rehabilitation Center

The Vanderbilt Rehabilitation Center has been providing comprehensive rehabilitation services to patients for decades and is known throughout the region for its unique programs, excellent outcomes and patient-centered care.

Here Are a Few of Our Patients' Stories

A patient walks while wearing an exoskeleton

Exoskeleton Helps Patient Walk Again

Andrea Blair learned to walk again, with help from cutting edge treatment at Newport Hospital.

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  • The road to recovery takes an unexpected turn
    Natalie Schieldrop was studying to be a nurse, when she became a patient at Vanderbilt Rehabilitation. “I cannot sing their praises enough. I felt like the only patient there. I didn’t ever feel like a burden.”

  • His donated pictures are worth a thousand words - of thanks
    He had his choice of rehabilitation facilities. Architect George Burma knew what he wanted. "I told them I wanted to come here (Vanderbilt Rehabilitation Center). I knew they would get me on my feet again."

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Contact the Vanderbilt Rehabilitation Inpatient Unit at Newport Hospital

For more information about the programs and services offered, please call 401-606-4432.

Woman in physical rehabilitation

The Many Ways Rehab Can Help

When you hear the word “rehabilitation,” you might think about treatments for recovery after an injury or medical condition-- but the specialty of rehabilitation has many aspects. 

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