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Therapy Protocols

These general rehabilitation guidelines are created by physical and occupational therapists for the rehabilitation of various pathologies of the upper and lower extremities. These are to simply be used as guidelines. This information is provided for informational and educational purposes only. Specific treatment of a patient should be based on individual needs and the medical care deemed necessary by the treating physician and therapists. OrthoIllinois and/or the therapists of OrthoIllinois Rehabilitation take no responsibility or assume no liability for improper use of these protocols. We recommend that you consult your treating physician or therapist for specific courses of treatment.

Lower Extremity Protocols

Ankle Achilles Tendon Repair
Ankle Arthroscopic Debridement
Ankle Lateral Repairs
Ankle non surgical rehabilitation
Ankle Osteochondral Defect Repair
Hip Birmingham Hip Resurfacing
Hip Gluteus Medius Repair
Hip THA Anterior
Hip THA Posterior
Knee ACL
Knee Arthroscopy
Knee Conservative Patellofemoral Rehabilitation
Knee Medial Patellar Femoral Ligament
Knee Meniscus Repair
Knee Microfracture
Knee Multiligament Reconstruction
Knee Osteochondral Autograft Transplantation
Knee Patellar Tendon Realignment
Knee PCL Reconstruction
Knee Quad Tendon Repair
Knee TKA
Lumbar Fusion

Upper Extremity Protocols

AC Joint Reconstruction
Biceps Tenodesis
Cervical Fusion
Conservative Bankart Lesion
ECRB Debridement Protocol
ECRB Open Dr. Bear
Flexor Tendon
ITP Phase I – Interval Throwing Program for Baseball Players
ITP Phase II – Throwing Off the Mound
Large/Massive Rotator Cuff Repair
Pectoralis Major Tendon Transfer
Pectoralis Major Repair
Posterior Bankart Repair
Shoulder Anterior Stabilization and Bankart Repair
Shoulder Capsular Release and Debridement
Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
Shoulder Latarjet Protocol
Shoulder Partial Thickness Cuff Biologic Augmentation
Shoulder Reverse Total Arthroplasty
Shoulder Rotator Cuff Repair Small
SLAP Repair
Subacromial Decompression SAD
Subscapularis Repair
Total Shoulder Arthroplasty
Upper Extremity Protocol Exceptions

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