We offer a full range of diagnostic procedures on site by skilled technologist under the direction of a radiologist.
- 64-Slice CT Scanner (Computed Tomography)
- Digital Mammography
- Bone Densitometry
- Mobile MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) available to you on a weekly basis by Central Minnesota Diagnostic Imaging (CMDI)
- Nuclear Medicine
For additional information, call CentraCare Health – Long Prairie Imaging at 320-732-2141.
Patient Instructions (learn about your procedure)
At CentraCare Health - Long Prairie, our rehabilitation team is compiled of licensed and certified staff members to assist patients in overcoming their temporary or long-lasting disabilities while offering support and skills to help patients on the road to recovery.
Our comprehensive department features inpatient and outpatient rehabilitation services tailored to each patient based on his or her needs, tolerance for therapy and desired outcomes.
Our rehabilitation department includes Physical Therapy, Occupational Therapy, Speech Therapy as well as the following specialty services:
- Vestibular Rehabilitation
- Pediatric Rehabilitation
- Sports Injury Rehabilitation
- Women's Health Rehabilitation
- Wound Care
- Temporomandibular Joint Issues
- Hand Therapy
For your convenience, our hours of service are from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday. For more information, call 320-732-7264.
Occupational therapy helps people of all ages do daily activities. Our occupational therapist can help people whose ability is impaired by:
- Physical illness or injury
- Upper extremity pain and/or weakness
- Congenital or developmental disorders
- Social or emotional problems
- Aging process
Occupational Therapy Treatments:
- Daily living activities training
- Instruction on use of assistive devices
- Balance retraining
- Coordination training
- Cognitive retraining
- Visual-perceptual training
- Sensory stimulation
- Joint protection
- Energy conservation/work simplification
- Ergonomic training
Physical therapy is the treatment of disability, functional limitations and pain using techniques such as exercise, heat, cold, electrical stimulation, traction, manual therapy, etc. to help patients recover to optimal functional levels.
Reasons for physical therapy treatment:
Speech therapy at CentraCare Health-Long Prairie provides diagnosis and treatment of communication and speech disorders.
Speech therapy includes the diagnosis and treatment of:
- Speech and Language
- Swallowing disorders
- Cognitive Impairments
Visiting specialists provide the following specialty services. A referral by your primary health care provider may be needed. Please call 320-732-2141 to make an appointment or to find out what days providers are available.
Accurate Hearing Services, Inc. provide bi-weekly outreach hearing services at CentraCare Health – Long Prairie.
Chemotherapy / Oncology
Intravenous chemotherapy at CentraCare Health – Long Prairie allows patients to receive cancer treatments closer to home and work closely with with referring oncologists to make your chemotherapy treatments as convenient as possible – saving travel time and costs.
In addition to administering chemotherapy treatments, nursing staff also update the patient’s oncologist and call to check on the patient. They provide emotional support, education about side effects and additional resources that may be of help.
Follow-up lab work can be done at CentraCare Health – Long Prairie as well as CT, MRI and other diagnostic tests.
Hani AlKhatib, MD, an oncologist from Coborn Cancer Center visits the CentraCare Health – Long Prairie outreach clinic twice a month to see patients.
John Dvorak, MD, an ophthalmologist from Eye Surgeons and Physicians of St. Cloud, provides monthly outreach clinic and surgery to CentraCare Health – Long Prairie.
We address a variety of eye concerns, including:
- Cataract surgery
- Vision Correction
- Treatment of Glaucoma & Glaucoma Surgery
- Macular Degeneration
- Routine Eye Exams
Daniel Ryan, DPM, podiatrist, provides bi-weekly outreach foot care services at CentraCare Health – Long Prairie. He specializes in diagnosing and treating conditions affecting the foot and ankle, including medical and surgical treatment. No referral needed.
We address a variety of podiatric concerns, including:
- Heel pain
- Sports injuries
- Ingrown toenails
- Fractures and injuries
- Flat feet
- Diabetic foot problems
- Ankle sprains and fractures
- Routine foot care
Heart & Vascular Care
Robert Stocker, MD, Ob-Gyn physician from CentraCare Clinic - Health Plaza Obstetrics & Women's Clinic, offers bi-weekly services at CentraCare Health – Long Prairie.
Board certified in Obstetrics/Gynecology, Dr. Stocker is experienced in treating diseases unique to women, including:
- Normal and high-risk obstetrics
- Routine women’s care
- Gynecologic surgery
- Pelvic floor repair
- Urinary incontinence
- Menopausal issues
To schedule an appointment, contact your primary care provider or call 320-732-2141.
Learn more about our birthing services
David Edgerton, DO, and Paul Johnson, DO, orthopedics from Little Falls Orthopedics, provide weekly outreach care at CentraCare Health – Long Prairie.
Together we provide a full range of orthopedic services including:
- Joint Replacement
- Sports Medicine
- Trauma/Fracture Care
- Hand/Arm/Shoulder Care
- Foot/Ankle Care
To make an appointment, call 320-732-2141. No referral necessary.
Sleep disorders such as sleep apnea can be easily identified through sleep diagnostic testing at CentraCare Health – Long Prairie. Testing is performed overnight in a private sleep room. Sensor as attached to the body to monitor breathing, heart rate, brain activity, muscle activity and oxygen levels while the patient sleeps.
Once a sleep disorder has been identified, treatment can be prescribed to help improve the amount and quality of your sleep.
A provider’s order is required to schedule a sleep study. CentraCare Health – Long Prairie works in collaboration with St. Cloud Hospital’s Sleep Center to provide this service locally.
Jerome Keating, MD, urologist from Adult & Pediatric Urology, provides monthly outreach urological health care at CentraCare Health – Long Prairie.
We address a variety of urological concerns, including:
- Kidney stone removal
- Urinary incontinence
- Prostate and bladder cancer
- Prostate removal