Rehabilitation, Speech, Pediatric, & Respiratory Therapy

Rehabilitation, Speech, & Pediatric Therapy 

Delhi Hospital offers many services and programs for patients, including Rehabilitation Centers to help patients. Below you will find information for two of our main Rehabilitation Programs. Please contact us today if you have any questions.

Delhi Outpatient Physical Rehabilitation Program

The goal of Delhi Outpatient Physical Rehabilitation program is to restore, reinforce, and enhance our patients' physical movement and abilities, all while promoting and maintaining their good health. Upon referral from a physician, our experienced therapists will develop an individualized program of care customized to fit the specific needs of each patient.

Patients who may benefit from therapy include those whose ability to function is impaired by injury, illness, or normal aging. Following a thorough evaluation, our therapist will work with each patient to improve their physical skills and abilities. Therapists will closely monitor their patients while helping them embark on their road to regaining functional skills.

Occupational Therapy services may include, but are not limited to:

  • Custom Splint Fabrication
  • Functional training in Self-Care, Home Management, Community Reintegration, & Work Skills
  • Hand Rehabilitation
  • Joint Protection Education
  • Physical Agents
  • Strength/Endurance Training
  • Stroke Rehab Urinary Incontinence

Physical Therapy services may include, but are not limited to:

  • Balance Training
  • Cervical/Pelvic Traction
  • Gait Assessment & Training
  • MicroVasfor Peripheral Neuropathy
  • MVA/Sports Rehabilitation
  • Physical Agents
  • Prosthetic/Orthotic Training
  • Strength/Endurance Training
  • Stroke Rehab
  • Therapeutic Excercises
  • Wound Management

Speech Therapy 

Speech Therapy is an intervention service that focuses on improving a person’s speech and abilities to understand and express language, including nonverbal language. Speech Therapists help people of all ages with different speech and language disorders. A person may be referred for speech therapy for a hearing impairment, weak muscles around the mouth, cleft lip or palate, vocal nodules/hoarseness, autism, breathing disorder, or swallowing disorder. 

Lezlee Shauf (left), Nadine Fares (middle), and Mary Green (right) are Speech-Language Pathologists at Delhi Hospital. Speech-Language Pathologists (SLPs) are experts in assessing, diagnosing, and treating speech, language, and swallowing disorders. SLPs hold a master's or doctoral degree in speech-language pathology from an accredited program and are licensed in all states. Speech Therapist help people of all ages with different disorders such as: 
  • Articulation Disorders
  • Language Disorders
  • Stroke Rehab
  • Cognitive Deficits
  • Memory Deficits
  • Autism Spectrum
  • Swallowing Disorders in infants, children, & adults
  • Vocal Disorders

Pediatric Therapy 

Pediatric Therapy at Delhi Hospital is designed with your child in mind. Our Therapists can evaluate your child's school readiness skills and develop an individualized plan to give your child the self-confidence and skills needed for entering the next grade level. 


The newly renovated Pediatric Therapy Room is sure to make your child feel comfortable in a healthcare setting by utilizing play therapy techniques. Our Occupational and Speech Therapists will work with your child from the basics of reaching infant milestones and  holding a pencil properly, to more advanced skills of reading on their grade level. Pediatric Therapy Services can be beneficial for almost every child, regardless of health conditions. With most insurances now covering the cost of this service, talk to one of our Licensed Therapists today about how Pediatric Therapy can help your child succeed. Click HERE to download more information on Pediatric Therapy at Delhi Hospital.

 Contact Information

Physical, Occupational, Speech, & Pediatric Therapy: 318-878-6297 

Fax: 318-878-6455

Respiratory Therapy

The Respiratory Department assists patients with breathing problems through the administering of prescribed doses of medical gases and aerosolized drugs. The Respiratory Department also conducts Laboratory testing for diagnostic and prognostic purposes.

Respiratory Department Respiratory therapy services are provided to medical patients ranging from infants to the elderly, both on an inpatient and an outpatient basis. These services are provided according to the physician's orders and as specified by the medical staff and approved by the governing body, consistent with Louisiana state law. Respiratory Therapy services are provided on a 24 hour basis. All Respiratory Therapists at Delhi Hospital are BLS and ACLS certified. A licensed Respiratory Therapist is available 24 hr/day, 7 days/week.

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