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The Heritage Center helps Collake recover from knee replacement

Maureen Collake with Amanda Morgan, physical therapist assistant

Maureen Collake needed rehabilitation after undergoing a total knee replacement at Morristown-Hamblin Hospital in Tennessee.

When she arrived at The Heritage Center in Morristown on June 19, 2017, Collake needed moderate assistance to get in and out of bed, bathe and manage her medications....

The Heritage Center helps patient get back to work after auto accident

Crystal Griffin, left, with Shasta McAnally, physical therapist assistant

Thirty-four-year-old Crystal Griffin never expected to need rehabilitation in a skilled nursing center, but thanks to her experience at The Heritage Center in Morristown, she is walking again and back at her local factory job....

The Heritage Center helps 107-year-old return home after hip fracture

Martha Whaley with Shasta McAnally, physical therapist assistant, left, and Jesse Castillo, occupational therapist assistant

A fall on June 28, 2017, led 107-year-old Morristown, Tennessee, resident Martha Whaley to the hospital with a broken hip.

“We weren’t very optimistic about her prognosis as we went through this same thing five years ago with the other hip,” said Whaley’s daughter, Robin Andrews....

Rehab at The Heritage Center helps Brown recover from hip replacement

Sonja Fisk, physical therapist assistant, assists James Brown on the NuStep® machine.

Before his hip replacement, James Brown would walk into the orthopedist’s office on a rollator with his back arched and looking down.

On his most recent visit, Brown was standing upright and looking forward.

Two things made the difference: hip surgery by local expert Dr. Nicholas Grimaldi and rehabilitation at The Heritage Center in Morristown, Tennessee....