Conditions We Treat at the UPMC Rehabilitation Institute

The UPMC Rehabilitation Institute offers specialized inpatient rehab programs for a wide array of injuries and conditions. We also offer short stay rehabilitation at our transitional rehabilitation units.

As part of the largest network of rehabilitation services in western Pennsylvania, our patients have access to exclusive research, clinical trials, state-of-the-art technology, and comprehensive services.

Conditions and Treatments

Brain injuries

Physician-directed, comprehensive, research-based treatments in our dedicated 18-bed brain injury unit at UPMC Mercy.

Spinal cord injuries

Dedicated 20-bed spinal cord injury unit at UPMC Mercy exclusively for spinal cord injury patients and their families.


Multidisciplinary treatment plans focused on healing after a stroke.

Traumatic injuries and amputation

Treatment focuses on patient empowerment for improving strength and mobility.

Orthopaedic injuries

Collaborative treatments aimed to speed recovery and restore mobility.


A continuum of care for solid organ transplant recipients who have severe weakness, walking problems, or neurological conditions that are hindering recovery after transplant surgery.​

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