Locations

Muskegon, MI

945. E. Sherman Blvd.
P. 231.737.4374

Grand Rapids, MI

4095 Park East Court SE
P: 616.259.4028

Grand Haven, MI

16760 Lincoln Street
P: 616.935.3300

NOCHS, Grand Haven, MI

1015 S. Beacon Blvd.
P: 616.847.5293

Physical Therapy

Meet Simon! November Pediatric Patient of the Month

Simon is our November Patient of the Month! He has been attending Physical Therapy, Occupational Therapy, and Feeding Therapy with our speech-language pathologist. Simon has demonstrated great gains in all disciplines, but today, we wanted to recognize his gains in Physical Therapy. When Simon started Physical Therapy, he wasn't able to hold any weight on his legs and didn't have the balance to keep himself upright. Today, he can walk...

Family Health & Fitness Day 2020!

September 26, 2020, is Family Health & Fitness Day! In today’s climate with restrictions on many public areas and activities, getting out as a family can be difficult. You may find yourself sitting on the couch binge-watching your favorite shows to make the time pass. It’s important to remember to stay active and healthy! There are many great ways to get everyone in the house active without traveling far. Pack up the family...

Healthy Lungs at Generation Care

About the Healthy Lungs Program: The Healthy Lungs program focuses on improving lung & respiratory capacity. This program is individualized and can be delivered in either the clinic, home, or via Telehealth. Whether you're recovering from COVID-19, post-hospitalization, or following stay-at-home quarantine recovery from any form of the illness, this program is catered to your needs. We want to help with the following: Progressive pulmonary recovery through our breathing program Improve your...

Telehealth is right for you!

I’m sure you have gotten the emails, seen the advertisements, or had a healthcare professional reach out to you about “telehealth” as an alternative option to an in-clinic medical or therapy visit. Heck, I’ve called dozens upon dozens of patients to check in, see how they are holding up, and let them know we are now able to provide therapy services (physical, occupational and speech therapy) via “telehealth.” Some people...

Services Available during COVID-19

Physical therapy is an important part of many lives. That's why we are still operating during this time. We have taken many precautions to ensure your safety and the safety of our staff. We are offering many different ways to keep your appointments if you are not comfortable with an in-person appointment. E-visits We're offering e-visits via phone for those who prefer this method. Call your clinic location to set up an e-visit. Telehealth (video)...

Keep the Spring In Your Step!

Are you a snowbird coming back from a warmer climate, or a senior who has been stuck inside due to the stay-at-home order? Physical therapy can help you stay active during the stay-at-home order. With Telehealth and e-visits now available, you can continue your treatments at home! Make sure to check in with your favorite Generation Care therapist about this option. PT and OT is not just for after surgery Physical and occupational...

What is it with those baby helmets?

Most people know a niece/nephew, grandchild or friend’s child who has worn these cute helmets for some amount of time, but why are they wearing it? These helmets are called Cranial Remolding Orthoses and are often used when a child has developed significant head flattening (typically in a back quadrant of the head, called plagiocephaly), to the degree that they may need help directing the growth of the head to ensure symmetry of the cranium, ears, eye...

March Pediatric Patients of the Month! Bennie and Johnny!

Benjamin and Jonathan Stout have been making great progress in speech therapy over the past few months. These adorable twin boys ALWAYS arrive at therapy with big smiles on their faces and greet their speech therapist, Ms. Jen, with a “hi”. They are always eager to participate in therapy activities and have each met many of their individual speech and language goals. Both boys are now using 3-word utterances to...

Why your infant’s head tilt can be a big deal

Congenital Muscular Torticollis (abbreviated CMT) is a common condition in children, mostly infants, where the child presents with a head tilt to one side, and often rotation to the opposite side. When present, this is seen at birth or shortly after, and usually goes hand-in-hand with head flattening (often diagnosed as “plagiocephaly”). This condition has been described by research as occurring in nearly 4-16% of newborns, so chances are, you have...

Safety in the Snow: Preventing Injuries This Winter

Whizzing down a snow-covered slope on two skis can be dangerous and hard on your knees, but even simple activities such as shoveling snow or walking on snow and ice pose a variety of hazards. It is important to be alert during the winter and take precautions to prevent personal injury. An accident can happen while you are skiing, snowboarding, ice skating, sledding or snowmobiling. It can also happen while walking...

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