Mountain States Outpatient Rehab at Russell County Medical Center
Why Physical Therapy?
are various reasons to seek Physical Therapy services, including:
orthopedic injuries and disorders, sports injuries, work-related
injuries, back / neck pain, cardiopulmonary disorders, vestibular /
balance disorders, fall prevention, wounds / burns, spinal injuries,
neurological disorders, pain management, diabetic neuropathy,
deconditioning, pediatric / developmental disorders, lymphedema
management and prosthetic training.
What is Physical Therapy?
Therapy is a highly specialized healthcare profession focused on the
interaction of the various body systems and their effect on a person’s
ability to move and perform functional activities. Physical Therapists
work with people of all ages. The goals of Physical Therapy are to
promote a person’s ability to move, reduce pain, restore function,
prevent disability and improve overall quality of life.
Physical Therapist will perform a thorough assessment to identify
current and potential problems. Based on the findings from the initial
assessment, a Physical Therapist will help a person develop a Plan of
Care with anticipated treatment options, goals and expected time frames,
individualized to the person’s particular needs and expectations.
Why RCMC Physical Therapy?
Department of Physical Therapy at Russell County Medical Center is
dedicated to providing the highest level of quality, personalized and
efficient care to effectively meet the rehabilitation and wellness needs
of our patients.
Virginia is rich in the traditions of its hardworking people and
beautiful landscape. The Russell County Medical Center has long been a
part of this tradition, providing compassionate care and support to
those in need. The Department of Physical Therapy is proud to be a part
of this tradition. Our goal is to continue with the successes of the
past and build for the future. We want to be your Physical Therapy
provider of choice. You expect to receive the best possible care, close
to home. We believe that you deserve this and will do everything that we
can to earn your trust. At RCMC, we understand that you, the patient,
are at the center of all we do.
We are committed to our patients and strive to assist them to.....
Get Back into Life.
How do I start Physical Therapy?
Beginning a Physical Therapy program can be as simple as a three-step process:
to your physician or primary care provider about your current health and
any specific conditions that may be causing pain or restricting your
2. Request a referral from your physician or primary care provider for Physical Therapy.
3. Call and schedule an appointment at (276) 883-8095.
RCMC Department of Physical Therapy is an approved provider for
Medicare, Virginia Medicaid, Worker’s Compensation and most private
insurance carriers. Please contact your insurance provider before
starting Physical Therapy to determine your benefits, or ask us to
Who are We?
Matt Harris, PT, ATC – Director
Licensed Physical Therapist and Nationally Certified Athletic Trainer
Areas of special interest include sports medicine, manual therapy and work related injuries.
Nichole Horton, PTA
Licensed Physical Therapist Assistant
Areas of special interest include wound management and cardiovascular rehabilitation.
Patricia Jackson, Office Manager
Will assist with scheduling, registration and insurance questions.
Where are We?
Department of Physical Therapy at RCMC offers treatments on both an
inpatient and outpatient basis. For those who are admitted to the
hospital, we are a part of the hospital’s interdisciplinary team and
will provide services that will assist with your healing and recovery.
On an outpatient basis, for your convenience, we have locations in Lebanon and St. Paul.
main office in Lebanon is on the 2nd floor of the Medical Office wing
of Russell County Medical Center. Located within the heart of Lebanon,
we offer a convenient, centralized location for our Russell County
St. Paul office is in the Riverside Community Medical Clinic and offers
a convenient location for parts of Wise, Dickenson, Scott and Russell
For an appointment at either location, call our main office at (276) 883-8095.
Department of Physical Therapy
P.O. Box 3600, 58 Carroll St.
Lebanon, VA 24266
Phone: (276) 883-8095 | Fax: (276) 883-8097