Regain mobility with Parkinson’s, Multiple Sclerosis, Traumatic Brain Injury, and more. Our patented MATRIX Gait Trainer is the key to safe, effective, and efficient gait training. Over years of treating hundreds of patients as a Physical Therapist and Traumatic Brain Injury Specialist, I experienced the pros and cons of many gait training devices. Too often, …
MS | Multiple Sclerosis
Multiple Sclerosis or MS is a neurological condition that affects the brain, spinal cord, and optic nerves. Due to damage of the myelin sheath, the disrupted brain signals cause compromised awareness, strength and stability. As a result, frequent falls occur requiring specialized physical therapy to improve balance and safety to reduce fall risk.
Specialized treatments for Multiple Sclerosis include balance training, progressive strength training, and myokinesthetics for pain relief. Also, gait training using the MATRIX gait trainer allows for a safer and more effective walking experience. Without the constraints of a harness, each person can walk longer and with more confidence.