Physical, Occupational, and Speech Therapy

The Department of Physical Rehabilitation at Canton-Potsdam Hospital offers physical, occupational, and speech therapy services to patients in the hospital, and on an outpatient basis. The Department is affiliated with Clarkson University's Physical Therapy Department.

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Outpatient physical rehabilitation is available in Brasher Falls, Canton, and Potsdam, with evaluation and treatment of:
Sprains, strains and joint injuries
Sport related injuries
Post Surgical conditions
Back and neck pain/injuries
Arthritic Conditions
Neurological Disorders

We provide the following specialty services at one or more locations.  Ask a patient representative which location provides the service you need.
Anodyne Therapy
Functional Capacity Evaluations
Treatment of female incontinence
Vestibular and Balance disorders
Back pain with pregnancy

Our occupational therapy services are available in our Potsdam location. We provide assessment and treatment of:
Cognitive and perceptual skills
Self care and home management skills
Hand Injuries
Social/behavior skills
Leisure participation
Musculoskeletal disorders
Activities of daily living
Upper extremity functional skills

Our speech therapy services are available in our Potsdam location. We provide assessment and treatment of:
Speech and Language
Oral motor function
Voice and articulation

Our Comprehensive Rehabilitation department is located in Potsdam. We provide all three therapies (Occupational, Physical and Speech) tailored to individual patient needs. Within Comprehensive Rehabilitation, we provide evaluation and treatment of a wide array of diagnoses including:
Traumatic Brain injury
Spinal cord injuries
Post concussive syndrome
Neurological Disorders
Multiple Trauma

For more information or to make an appointment, contact one of the locations below:
Lawrence Avenue Medical Campus
49 Lawrence Avenue
Potsdam, NY 13676
Fax 315-261-6460

EJ Noble Building
80 E Main St
Canton, NY 13617
Fax 315-261-6490

Inpatient Rehabilitation Services
50 Leroy Street
Potsdam, NY 13676

Brasher Falls Physical Therapy
897 State Hwy 11C
Bay #4, PO Box 299
Brasher Falls, NY 13613 
Fax 315-389-5504


Call us toll-free at 1-800-227-1074.  A friendly, knowledgeable customer service representative will find the right time for your test or procedure. Representatives are available to take your call Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.

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