Our Stroke Rehabilitation Program is led by doctors who are board certified in rehabilitation medicine. Each year, team members treat hundreds of people who experience strokes.

It’s your right to choose where you receive rehabilitation services. Why select Schwab? Because one size does not fit all. Every patient is different, and so is each recovery. But, there’s one common thread: The sooner you begin vigorous rehabilitation, the better your recovery will be. And, from the moment you arrive, we’re focused on helping you maximize your independence.


Your Team

Members of your team have advanced knowledge and extensive experience treating stroke survivors. They provide support and education for family and friends touched by your stroke, so they can participate in your recovery.

  • Every week, team members meet to review your progress. Who’s on your team?
  • Board-certified doctors who specialize in rehabilitation medicine
  • Nurses with rehabilitation training
  • Rehabilitation therapists (occupational, physical, speech, recreational)
  • Neuropsychologists and rehabilitation psychologists
  • Social workers
  • Registered dietitians
  • Peer mentors

Preparing for Independence

There are three customized inpatient therapy gyms, including one that has a low-stimulation environment. They provide safe and nurturing spaces where you can work with therapists and other clinicians. your therapists and other clinicians. You’ll participate in three hours of combined therapy daily, at least five days a week.

Schwab has specialized rehabilitation equipment to support your recovery, including systems to help you stand and walk as well as assistive devices to help make tasks easier. There’s a therapy pool where you can work on improving your balance, flexibility and strength. You’ll practice kitchen skills and other everyday activities in our therapy apartment.

Maximizing your Potential

Our program is unique because it offers services and opportunities for your lifetime. Using a holistic approach, we concentrate on more than your physical healing. We also address your emotional and psychological needs. Our Peer Mentoring Program provides opportunities for you to talk with people who’ve also experienced a stroke. The education we provide for your family and other caregivers helps you return home safely and confidently.

Beyond Inpatient Treatment

Schwab provides outpatient programs to help you continue your recovery. Your team will work with you to recommend therapy and services to meet your individual needs.

Contact Us

Inpatient: 773.565.3050
Outpatient: 773.565.3900

Join Our Team

Clinical Staff

Our world-class rehabilitation team members come together for our patients, for our community, and for each other. We commit to community-driven care – making sure everyone has the ability to live a healthy, vibrant life.


Our future starts with you. Through diversity in our patient population, residents, rotation sites, and dedicated teaching attendings, our PM&R Residency Program provides an outstanding residency experience — and an outstanding patient experience as well.

Schwab is a member of the Sinai Chicago network of care. Learn more about Sinai Chicago

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Appointments & Referrals

To make an appointment or to refer a patient. please call 773.522.2010