Silver Cross Hospital

The way you should be treated.™

My SilverCross

Incontinence & Pelvic Floor Disorders

Women's Health Rehabilitation - RIC

The Women’s Health Rehabilitation Program provides outpatient physical therapy services for the specific health needs of women. The Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago at Silver Cross offers innovative treatments and therapies, helping women regain their well-being and once again enjoy active, satisfying lives. Our care focuses on pregnancy/post-partum, pelvic floor dysfunction, incontinence, pelvic pain, and breast cancer rehabilitation. We also pay special attention to particular groups of women like adolescents, female athletes, pre/post menopausal and women with complex conditions.

The Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago (RIC) has been ranked the #1 Rehabilitation Hospital in America by U.S. News & World Report every year since 1991. The same specialized care that has earned RIC its pre-eminent reputation in advancing human ability is available at Silver Cross. 

RIC Care is a Collaborative Effort

When you start your care with RIC at Silver Cross, a therapist with advanced training in women’s health rehabilitation conducts the initial evaluation. This comprehensive exam includes an assessment of the individual’s posture, range of motion, muscles, nerves, joints, balance, coordination and motor control. Further diagnostic tests are recommended if necessary. The therapist then creates a custom treatment plan designed to strengthen muscles, improve musculoskeletal function and restore the ability to perform activities of daily living and leisure. 


We provide a full range of special treatments, including:

• Customized Home Exercise Program

• Functional Activity Training

• Manual Therapy:

  • Soft-Tissue Mobilization
  • Joint Mobilization
  • Manual Stretching
  • Strain-Counterstrain
  • Myofascial Release
  • Physical Therapy

Pelvic Floor Rehabilitation:

  • Biofeedback
  • Electrical Stimulation
  • Myofascial Release
  • Muscle Training
  • Postural Correction

• Strength, Endurance and Cardiovascular training

• Stretching and Relaxation Exercises

• Treatment for Back, Abdominal and Pelvic Pain 


RIC care is available nearby offering early morning, evening and weekend hours. For more information or to schedule an appointment with a physician’s order, contact us. 

Silver Cross Hospital

Pavilion A, 1890 Silver Cross Blvd.
New Lenox, IL 60451
Phone:   (815) 300-7110
Fax:        (815) 300-4841



  • Laughter Proves to be Best Medicine for Cancer Patient at the University of Chicago Medicine Comprehensive Cancer Center at Silver Cross Hospital

  • Silver Cross Healthy Community Commission provides scholarship grant to Forest Park Community Center

  • Silver Cross Encore Shop Plans Fall Opening Sept. 5 & 6


Social Media

Thomson Reuters Top 100 Hospitals

Located at 1900 Silver Cross Blvd., New Lenox, IL 60451   Main Phone (815) 300-1100

© Copyright 2013 Silver Cross Hospital. All Rights Reserved.