DeKALB – Rob Larkins, lead physical therapist at the Northern Rehab Physical Therapy Specialists clinic at 322 Lincoln Highway, DeKalb, recently completed the Military Vestibular Assessment and Rehabilitation course.
Larkins also serves as a medical specialist corps officer and as the group physical therapist for 20th Special Forces Group. This course is developed and hosted by The Military Hearing Center of Excellence and is part of the Army Medical Specialist Corps post-professional short course series.
This intensive, evidence-based, five-day course was at Madigan Army Medical Center on Joint Base Lewis McChord, Washington. The course is designed to provide a comprehensive clinical skill set to physical therapists and audiology providers treating patients for dizziness secondary to vestibular pathology or traumatic brain injury/concussion.
Larkins is one of several physical therapists at Northern Rehab that specialize in treating vestibular and dizziness disorders, orthostatic hypotension, cervicogenic dizziness and central nervous system dizziness.
Larkins is accepting new patients for vestibular and dizziness issues. To schedule an appointment or for information, call Northern Rehab at 815-756-2369 or visit www.northernrehapt.com.