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Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation


Memorial Rehabilitation provides restoration of function in patients with acute or chronic pain, debility due to illness, musculoskeletal disorders or those who have experienced catastrophic events such as stroke, spinal cord injury, brain injury, or an accident which limits the use of arms, legs, speech or cognitive functions.

Acute Care Services (In-hospital)

  • Physical and Occupational Therapy, Speech Language Pathology Services
  • Neurological, Orthopedic, Cardiopulmonary, Oncology, Pediatric and Post Surgical Services

Inpatient Medical Rehabilitation Unit

The Inpatient Rehabilitation Unit of Memorial Hospital at Gulfport has been CARF (Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities) Accredited since 1993 for the treatment of Adults and Adolescents in Inpatient Rehabilitation. The program received a Stroke Specialty Certification in 2008. The program meets the needs of the neurologic, orthopedic, and other rehab patients by providing:

  • Daily physician care
  • Specialized rehabilitation nursing
  • A newly renovated unit with a large gym, dining area, training kitchen and apartment, day room, educational library and roof-top therapeutic garden
  • Swallow/dysphagia therapy
  • Lokomat Unweighting Station
  • Bioness Functional Electrical Stimulation
  • Community re-entry program

Team members and services include the patient and caregiver, the physician, rehab nursing, physical therapy, occupational therapy, speech pathology, therapeutic recreation services, social worker, care coordinator, psychology and neuropsychology, dietician, chaplain, respiratory and other services as needed.

For other information about the unit, please contact the Clinical Liason at (228) 865-3202. The scope of services is available upon request.

Outpatient Services

  • Physical and Occupational Therapy
  • Speech Language Pathology Services
  • Hand Therapy
  • Industrial Rehab Services
  • Orthopedic and Peripheral Neurologic Treatments
  • Gait Evaluation & Training
  • Spasticity Management
  • Pain Management
  • Psychology
  • Neuropsychology

Call (228) 575-2796 for more information about Outpatient Services.

Occupational Services

  • Functional Capacity Evaluation (FCE)
  • Return-to-Work Rehabilitation
  • Return-to-Work Evaluation
  • Repetitive Motion Education
  • Rehabilitation physician available for onsite consultations and pre-employment physicals
  • Job-site Analysis
  • ADA Functional Job Descriptions
  • Pre-placement Screening
  • Industrial Back School
  • Train-the-Trainer Program

Call (228) 594-6499 for more information about Occupational Services.

Locations to Serve You

Inpatient Rehabilitation

Main Campus

4500 13th Street

Second Floor-E Wing

Gulfport, MS 39501

(228) 865-3202

Outpatient Occupational and Physical Therapy Services

2781 C.T. Switzer Drive

Suite 404

Biloxi, MS 39531

(228) 594-6499