Sanet NeuroSensory Vision Integrator
Using a 50” touch screen monitor, the Sanet NeuroSensory Vision Integrator is improves visual abilities for children and adults including visually-related learning problems, vestibular impairments, motion sickness, amblyopia, and concussion/traumatic brain injury. The unit is programed for each person’s individual needs and incorporates a saccadic trainer, virtual rotator, tachistoscope and programmable metronome. Users often experience improvements in eye-hand coordination, visual reaction time, speed and span of recognition, automaticity, visual and auditory sequencing and memory. Children with challenges in reading and math often gain accuracy and improve school scores. It is also very effective for sports vision enhancement work with athletes. Call today to find out more!
Interactive Metronome is used as an assessment and treatment tool that has been clinically proven to help neurological functions in children and adults. This includes attention, focus, motor planning, auditory processing and sequencing. The IM measures and improves a person’s skill by measuring to the millisecond and adding challenge. The program uses feedback to train the user and builds timing and focus through self correction. It is an effective and efficient way to improve core functions of the brain through the use of rhythm and timing.
BioDex Balance System
The Biodex Balance System has been designed to meet the needs of everyone looking to improve balance, increase agility, develop muscle tone and treat a wide variety of challenges. Extremely versatile, it is the only system that provides a fast, accurate Fall Risk Screening and Conditioning Program, closed-chain, weight-bearing assessment and training for lower extremity patients, and adds the objective balance assessment component to a concussion management program. The Balance System also serves as a valuable training device to enhance kinesthetic abilities that may provide compensation for impaired proprioceptive reflex mechanisms following injury. Using this unique device, Niagara Therapy, LLC therapists can assess neuromuscular control by quantifying the ability to maintain dynamic bilateral and unilateral postural stability on a static or unstable surface.
This customized and programmable training device individualizes therapy programs for kids and adult with vision related, coordination, timing and focus difficulties. Performance data is quantitative and objective ensuring accuracy and improvement in functional results. The lights are programmed to improve peripheral awareness and attention in visual deficits that are common after a stroke or brain injury. Eye movement training is reinforced with randomized visual targets. Clients that have benefited from training on the Dynavision have included concussion, brain injury, stroke, vision related learning challenges, and reaction time challenges.
Requiring a wheelchair means that each part of the chair must be individually selected for the user. Having a skilled therapist and well educated vendor are the key players on the team needed to order and fit a manual, power assist, or power wheelchair. Niagara Therapy, LLC offers skilled evaluations from a therapy team that has received training from the International Seating Symposium. These advanced skills will provide the opportunity to have a mobility device that best fits your needs. Call to schedule one today!
IASTM-Instrument Assisted Soft Tissue Manipulation
The occupational and physical therapists at Niagara Therapy, LLC have been trained on the used of tools to provide Instrument Assisted Soft Tissue Manipulation (IASTM). This treatment intervention looses up tight and sore muscles while reducing and eliminating pain making daily living easy! This deep tissue “massage” technique uses specially designed stainless steel tools with precise edges to contour against your body.