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Rehabilitation and Physical Therapy

Rehabilitation services and physical, speech and occupational therapies

Tanner Health System offers rehabilitation services for inpatients, outpatients, skilled nursing and home health. Outpatient physical therapy is offered at only at Higgins General Hospital in Bremen. Physical therapy and speech therapy are offered at all facilities for inpatient care. Speech performs rehab swallow studies on an outpatient basis in Carrollton. Occupational therapy is also offered at the Carrollton facility only for inpatient care. Rehabilitation services also provides physical, speech and occupational therapies for home health patients.

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Where to go for outpatient services

  • Carrollton – Speech therapy and rehab swallow studies only are seen at Tanner Medical Center/Carrollton at 705 Dixie Street. Phone: 770.836.9721.
  • Villa Rica - Inpatient services only are available at 601 Dallas Highway, Villa Rica, GA 30180. Phone:
  • Bremen - Tanner Rehabilitation Services offers outpatient physical therapy services through Higgins General Hospital. at 200 Allen Memorial Drive, Bremen, GA 30110 Phone: 770.824.2291.

What to do before your visit

For each visit, wear loose-fitting, comfortable clothing such as sweat pants, gym shorts and flat shoes. Tell your therapist about any pain you are having or new medications you may be taking before you begin your therapy session.

What to expect

Once you are evaluated, your therapist will work with you to develop goals you will focus on in therapy to speed your recovery. Therapy sessions are generally 30 to 45 minutes in length. You may be given exercises to perform at home in between treatments. Since you may see other patients in our treatment areas, please remember that all rehabilitation treatment is confidential.

Financial arrangements

You will be billed through Tanner Health System each month for services rendered. If you have questions about your bill, please call Tanner Medical Center’s Business Office Monday through Friday, between the hours of 8 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. at 770.836.9566.

Physician billing

Your bill includes all hospital charges. Your physician's professional services are billed separately. You may receive separate bills from physicians needed during your rehabilitation treatment.

Rehabilitation questions

Please contact the Rehabilitation Services operations manager at 770.824.2453, Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

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