Reducing Opiate Dependency (including Military Veterans) with Aquatic Therapy

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Health Benefits
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Thursday, October 19, 2017 -
10:00am to 10:50am

Sheba is a university-affiliated tertiary hospital that serves as Israel's national medical center in many fields. Renowned for its compassionate care and leading-edge medicine, the Sheba hospital operates 150 well equipped offices and clinics with 1990 hospital beds. 1,000 medical specialists, 5,800 nursing, administrative and technical staff are taking care of it's patients. It is also a major medical-scientific research powerhouse that collaborates internationally with the bio-tech and pharmaceutical industries.
Clinical experience at Sheba Medical Center, suggests that patients with opiate dependencies may be able to significantly reduce their opiate use with aquatic therapy. The Sheba Pain clinic provides treatment for patients suffering Chronic Pain, including Military Veterans, who were able to use other non-opiate medications for pain or less Suboxone following this new aquatic therapy program.
Our professionals at Sheba Hydrotherapy Department strive to surround each patient, who is seeking treatment in Israel, with sincere care and attention and to ensure professional quality care at all stages of the patients treatment.