Vote Today For The Readers’ Choice Awards!

Northern Rehab has been included in the Daily Chronicle’s DeKalb County’s Finest Readers’ Choice Awards Contest in the Best Physical Therapy category again this year! How great would it be to bring home the title for the 9th year in a row? If you loved your experience at Northern Rehab, and enjoy our treatment, programs, and staff, please click on … Read More

Physical Therapists Could Help Healthcare System Catch up From COVID-19

The COVID-19 pandemic has delayed many physician appointments, elective procedures, and medical tests. As restrictions ease, working through this backlog will be a challenge. For people who have pain or orthopedic issues, their best option may be to see a physical therapist first. Physical therapists are highly trained specialists who are well equipped to be the first point of contact … Read More

Our Commitment To You – COVID-19 Update

As we’ve moved into Phase 3 for reopening, it is time to start moving again and PT at Northern Rehab can help you get back to your favorite activities. Since COVID-19 will remain a part of our lives for the foreseeable future, we must adjust and live with this reality while we continue to care for ourselves, each other, and … Read More

Olivia Simmons Awarded Northern Rehab’s 2020 Sports & Health Scholarship

We are pleased to announce and present our annual Genoa-Kingston High School 2020 Sports and Health Scholarship to Olivia Simmons! Olivia Simmons, a recently graduated senior at Genoa-Kingston High School, was chosen for her outstanding achievements in athletics, academics, and choice to pursue a career in the healthcare field. Olivia is an Illinois State Scholar, National Honors Society and Student … Read More

Rochelle Scholarship Presented to Kaylee Brown

We are pleased to announce and present our annual Rochelle Township High School 2020 Sports and Health Scholarship to Kaylee Brown! Kaylee Brown, a recent graduated senior at Rochelle Township High School, was chosen for her outstanding achievements in athletics, academics, and choice to pursue a career in the healthcare field. Kaylee is a National Honors Society and Student Council … Read More

Telehealth Press Release

Physical therapy services are considered an essential health care service during the Shelter in Place order.  Therefore, Northern Rehab Physical Therapy Specialists remains open and available to ensure patients receive the physical therapy treatments they need during the ever-evolving COVID-19 pandemic. “The health of our patients, staff, and community remain our top priority at Northern Rehab” comments Ken Olson, Physical … Read More

Hip Strengthening Exercises

Hip strength is an important part of being able to perform daily functions as well a contributing factor for hip, low back, or knee pain.  These exercises can help strengthen the muscles around the hips and can be done at your home without equipment.   Start with 1 set of 8-12 repetitions and you can progress to a second or third … Read More

Telehealth Virtual E-Visit Appointments Now Available

Your health remains our highest priority, and Northern Rehab remains available to take care of your physical therapy (PT) needs at all 4 locations including DeKalb (Sycamore Road and Lincoln Highway), Genoa, and Rochelle.  We realize that many community members are concerned with the escalating news of the COVID-19 pandemic. So, to provide another option for those who no longer … Read More

COVID-19 Shelter in Place Update

The impact of COVID-19 continues to evolve across the world and in our community.  Outpatient physical therapy services such as provided at Northern Rehab have been labeled as an essential health care service, and therefore, Northern Rehab is allowed to remain open during the “Shelter in Place” order provided by Governor Pritzker. However, we have suspended all group exercise classes and … Read More

COVID-19 Steps To Protect Our Patients

Northern Rehab continues to keep your health and safety as our highest priority, and we continue to closely monitor the COVID-19 situation. For the health and safety of our patients and staff, we have updated new Check-In procedures and recommendations upon arriving at your appointment. Due to the CDC recommendations for the health and safety of our patients, staff and … Read More