Dr. Grillo, Milton Taylor and Dr. Karanth
Ask Milton Taylor how he regained the ability to walk nine months after being told he likely never would, and the 63-year-old tearfully starts talking about his own determination and the region's talented doctors.
Nurse holding man's hand
I was broken and lost, And so full of despair. I came into your world, Entrusting you to my care. So you took my weak body, Working legs, arms, and mind. Strengthened me slowly, Always thoughtful and kind. You worked with me daily, Cranking it up on the dial. Gave…
“It was wonderful to see him. He’s the therapy I need.” Northeast Rehab patient Sharon Woodbury came to us in late August after surviving a stroke, which left her very weak on one side of her body and temporarily unable to live independently. “I can’t do anything for myself,” Woodbury…
“I can’t imagine getting the care I had here anywhere else.  Everyone was amazing .”  Peter was involved in an automobile accident when his car hit a bridge abutment after sliding on a patch of ice.  In acute care, he underwent multiple procedures and a blood transfusion.  Upon admission to…
Paul married his wife at a ceremony at Northeast Rehab during his rehab stay saying,  “I was able to put the wedding ring on my wife myself!” Paul, age 43, was involved in a diving accident in his swimming pool resulting in a spinal cord injury with paralysis in his…
“ You have to do this!” After experiencing an acute onset of garbled speech, right facial droop and weakness Kate was admitted to a local New Hampshire acute care hospital and then transferred to a hospital in Boston. When admitted to Northeast Rehab Kate presented with global aphasia, the ability…
“It was not just a job for the nurses and therapists; they all really show how much they care about you and your recovery.” John was admitted to Northeast Rehab with a fractured hip after being hit by a car as he crossed the street. This was a very traumatic event…
“This is the place to be to get better” Upon his return from vacation in Aruba, John developed a strange feeling in his left lower extremity and lost control of its movement.  As he experienced these symptoms, he collapsed but managed to reach his cell phone and call for help.…
“You can’t teach the level of compassion they showed me. They always went above and beyond” James, age 42, sustained his injury when he hit his head playing with his children at the playground. He noted significant weakness on his right side and pain. Upon admission to Northeast Rehab, James…
Emily experienced what many of us fear, a serious car accident.  She was unresponsive at the scene and taken to a nearby hospital and then transported to Maine Medical via ambulance as the weather conditions were too poor for an airlift. Before even coming to Northeast Rehab, Emily had a…
“The therapists were caring but know how to push their patients for results.” Donna had a bilateral hip replacement and was admitted to Northeast Rehab for her rehabilitative needs. Upon her arrival, she needed assistance with activities of daily living including getting in and out of bed, grooming and dressing.…
“ Staff here are my super heroes and I would recommend this rehab to anyone.” Arthur was working at a construction site when he fell 40 feet from a roof and sustained serious injuries. Upon admission , he required moderate to maximum assist with bathing, dressing, bed mobility, transfers and…
“ I can tell they all really care and I will be forever indebted to them all.” Arthur had been experiencing paresthesias (a burning or prickling sensation in hands, arms, legs or feet) for several years.  Most recently he suffered from increased numbness, tingling and foot drop which resulted in…
We would like you to meet Art, one of our patients recently discharged from our hospital in Manchester. He survived a fall from a pickup truck while unloading bales of hay at his farm in Warner, NH. Art suffered a C1 fracture to his spine and an abrasion to his…
Northeast Rehab Hospital is the best there is.  All of the staff from the doctors, nurses, and the CNAs were the kindest, caring, and most professional people I have ever met. The staff of the PT and OT Dept. were not only knowledgeable they too were kind and caring.  …

I suffered a stroke and came to Northeast Rehab in Nashua for therapy. The outstanding nursing and therapy staff have given me back my life. I arrived here paralyzed on one side of my body, unable to do anything for myself. I expect to walk out in a few weeks.…