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Published on March 10, 2020

LSVT® Specialty Treatment for Parkinson's Disease

Palos Health Rehabilitation offers Lee Silverman Voice Treatment (LVST®) programs for those with Parkinson's disease. More than a general exercise program, LSVT research-based treatment protocols specifically address the motor, sensory and non-motor symptoms faced by many people with Parkinson's disease. The programs follow a prescribed protocol which is customized  to the unique goals of the each patient. LVST can only be provided by specially-trained, certified clinicians to ensure accuracy and the best possible outcomes.

LVST LOUD—Communication Skill Focused

  • Increased vocal loudness
  • Improved articulation and speech intelligibility
  • Improved intonation
  • Improvements in facial expression

LVST BIG—Motor Skills Focused

  • Faster walking with bigger steps
  • Improved balance
  • Increased trunk rotation
  • Improvements in activities of daily living such as getting in/out of bed

Call Palos Rehabilitation Therapy at 708.923.5050 to find out if you may be a candidate for LVST treatment.

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