Visiting Hours: 8am - 8pm
Therapy Services

Therapy services at CHI St. Alexius Health Devils Lake Hospital focus on immediate rehabilitation as well as long-term maintenance—giving you the tools to continue your recovery with our help and at home. Our goal is your goal—to get you free of symptoms and enjoying life to the fullest.

Rehabilitative services include physical therapy, occupational therapy and speech language pathology. Our physicians and therapists work with you to tailor individual programs to your needs, whether you're receiving treatment to recover from a surgery, an injury or an illness, or have other medical needs.

We offer flexible scheduling with convenient early morning and late afternoon appointments. From our friendly front office staff to our therapists, we hope to make your road to recovery as smooth as possible.

Physical Therapy
Physical therapy can help you recover from a surgery or injury—faster and better. Our therapists work closely with your doctor to determine how we can help you improve or restore your mobility and strength. We use a wide array of treatments, from hands-on therapy to state-of-the-art equipment.


  • Sports rehab and athletic training services
  • Specialized manual therapy techniques
  • High-velocity low-amplitude thrust technique to spine
  • Spinal manipulation of neck, thoracic spine and lower back
  • Preventative taping prior to sports participation
  • Kinesio and McConnel taping techniques
  • Core stabilization program
  • Massage therapy
  • Work conditioning

We Treat

  • Neck and back pain
  • Sacroiliac dysfunctions
  • Sports, work and other injuries
  • Post-operative rehabilitation of the spine and joints
  • Myofascial and musculoskeletal pain disorders
  • Orthopedic injuries to the shoulder, elbow, wrist and hand
  • Orthopedic injuries to the hip, knee, ankle and foot
  • Total joint replacements
  • Acute, sub-acute and chronic conditions
  • Pelvic floor conditions
  • Postpartum condition
  • Vertigo (dizziness)
  • Women's health issues

Occupational Therapy
You may need occupational therapy for a wide range of reasons including recovering from an injury, surgery or a stroke, or coping with arthritis. No matter what your need may be, our therapists aim high to improve your health, strength and endurance. Occupational therapy ensures that you can live a life of independence and enjoyment.


  • Lymphedema services
  • Manual therapy techniques
  • Splinting
  • Activities of Daily Living (ADL) assessments
  • Home assessments and modifications
  • Adaptive equipment assessment
  • Strengthening and coordination
  • Fine motor assessment/activities
  • Inpatient bedside swallow evaluations

We Treat

  • Acute, sub-acute and chronic conditions
  • Myofascial and musculoskeletal pain disorders
  • Orthopedic injuries
  • Lymphedema/edema
  • Arthritis
  • Neurological
  • Traumatic brain injury (TBI)
  • Hand and upper extremity injuries/conditions
  • Stroke
  • Total joint replacements

Speech Language Pathology
CHI St. Alexius Health Devils Lake Hospital provides speech language pathology services for inpatients and outpatients. We assess and treat communication/cognitive and swallowing disorders in infants, the elderly and everyone in between.

Contact Us

  • CHI St. Alexius Health Devils Lake Hospital: 701-662-9755