We strive to provide quality care in a warm and comfortable setting.

pines md

Violetta Berdichevskaya, M.D.

Medical Director

Dr. Berdichevskaya received her medical degree in Russia and residency in University of Illinois-Chicago. She is licenced since 2002.

Dr. Berdichevskaya has privileges in the 3 largest area hospitals- Nazareth, Holy Redeemer and Kindred Hospital. She is also a practicing Physician at North East Internal Medicine Center. Dr. Berdichevskaya is fluent in English, Russian and Greek.

Dr. Berdichevskaya is a pretigious memeber of the Philadelphia Orchestra, The Barnes Foundation, Philadelphia Museum of Art and the Metropolitan Opera

Our 49-bed therapy unit offers a full range of comprehensive sub-acute and rehabilitation services to the patients who are well enough to leave the hospital but not yet ready to return home. We understand the difficulties that may arise after an acute illness or accident.

Our services are team-coordinated among our compassionate staff of professional caregivers including physicians, physical therapists, occupational therapists, speech therapists, recreational therapists, psychologists, rehabilitation nurses, case managers, dietitians, and social workers.

Individualized Care Plans are established for each patient and family members are encouraged to participate in establishing the Plan. We understand the special bond between you and your loved one, and we will do our best to help maintain and strengthen that bond.


Our services include:

-- Pre-Admission Evaluation

-- Complex Medical Services

  • Post-Operative Care

-- Neurological Rehabilitation

  • CVA/Stroke
  • Parkinson' Disease
  • Dysphasia/Aspiration
  • Neuromuscular Diseases (i.e. Multiple Sclerosis)

-- Deconditioning Syndrome

  • Post-Operative Care
  • Cardiac Disease
  • Pulmonary Disease

-- Orthopedic Rehabilitation

  • Fractures
  • Joint Replacement
  • Arthritis
  • Amputations
  • Orthotics/Prosthetic Training

-- Comprehensive Rehabilitation

  • Physical Therapy
  • Occupational Therapy
  • Speech Therapy
  • Swallowing Therapy
  • Rehabilitation Nursing

-- Wound Care/Wound VAC

  • Infections
  • Decubitus Ulcer Care

-- IV Therapy

-- Tracheotomy Care

-- Pain Management

-- Cognitive Remediation

-- Hospice Services

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