Illini Fall Prevention Clinic
Program Type:Medical Clinic
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Falls are the leading cause of accidental injury and death among seniors, and 1 in 3 seniors over 65 and 1 in 2 seniors over 85 fall every year.
The Illini Fall Clinic, lead by Professor Jacob Sosnoff, is dedicated to preventing falls. International research has shown that falls can be prevented with individualized strategies and plans, and that’s exactly the service they wish to provide to you.
The Illini Fall Clinic specializes in the assessment of fall risk in seniors and individuals living with neurological conditions such as multiple sclerosis, spinal cord injury, Parkinson’s disease, stroke survivors, etc. They use state-of-the-art equipment and your assessment information to develop individualized prevention strategy plans to meet your specific needs.
Visit the Illini Fall Clinic webpage for a full overview of their services.
- Department of Kinesiology and Community Health