Brooks Rehabilitation is excited to share one of our newest pieces of equipment, the Zero G. The Zero G, located at the Brooks Neuro Recovery Center, is the world's most advanced over ground gait and balance system.
What is the Zero G?
Allows people who have functional impairments related to neurological injury or disease to work on walking, standing, sitting or other functional activities while safely and comfortably harnessed to a computerized ceiling mounted track. The Zero G at Brooks Rehabilitation is 160ft, the longest track in the United States. While using the Zero G patients can practice:
- Stepping up stairs
- Getting up off the floor
- Using assistive devices
- Stepping side to side
For more information call (904) 345-6812.
- Improve balance and stability
- Improve gait
- Increase muscle strength
- Increase overground walking speed
- Reduce lower extremity impairments
For more information call the Neuro Recovery Center (904) 345-6812 or fax (904) 345-7663.