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Bob Grochowski


Four-and-a-half years ago, Bob Grochowski of Topeka was diagnosed with Parkinson's disease after experiencing tremors.

Peg Wittmer


Peg Wittmer had finished riding 16 miles on her bicycle and made a trip to the grocery store before she started feeling as if she pulled a muscle.

Kansas Rehabilitation Hospital supports stroke victims with stroke chain


Kansas Rehabilitation Hospital is observing American Stroke Month by creating a stroke chain in support of stroke victims. Members of the community are encouraged to sign the chain to acknowledge they know the signs of stroke and to show honor to those who have experienced the disease.

World Parkinsons Day


Hear from Dan Schmitt, a speech-language pathologist and therapy team lead at Kansas Rehabilitation Hospital in Topeka, as he discusses the causes, side effects, treatments and power of rehabilitation for people with Parkinson’s disease.

Kansas Rehabilitation Hospital Rolls Out the Red Carpet for Patient Safety


Kansas Rehabilitation Hospital celebrates National Patient Safety Awareness Week March 11-17, 2018, to educate the community, patients and their families, clinicians and others on the importance of patient safety in the hospital and at home.