STAR Health

The University of Delaware STAR Campus Health Sciences Complex is home to three cutting-edge, research-driven clinics that are open to the public.

Our board-certified nurse practitioners, physical therapists, speech pathologists, dietitians and other health care providers work together to provide seamless services to individuals. Whether you need help managing illnesses, recovering from injuries, or seeking to achieve health and wellness goals, STAR has it all under one roof.

This academic health center trains the next generation of health care leaders, placing them in the full spectrum of health settings. It also gives Delawareans the opportunity to experience this new direction in health care as patients and clients.

The Nurse Managed Primary Care Center, Delaware Physical Therapy Clinic and Speech-Language-Hearing Clinic are all accepting new patients and clients. The clinics accept most insurance plans, and Medicare and Medicaid.


Speech Language Hearing

 

Nurse Managed Primary Care Center

Our team of board-certified family and adult nurse practitioners provide comprehensive, holistic primary healthcare services, including:

  • Treatment of acute illnesses and injuries (including management of Worker’s Compensation claims)
  • Management of chronic illnesses such as diabetes and heart disease
  • Prevention, health promotion and wellness services
  • Primary care
  • Women’s healthcare
  • Dietary counseling
  • Laboratory services
  • Parkinson’s Disease Clinic & Telehealth hybrid model
  • Occupational medicine evaluations
  • Medical clearance for research participants

Speech-Language-Hearing Clinic

Children and adults suspected of having communication disorders (i.e. articulation, voice, apraxia, aphasia, cognitive-communication, and verbal and written language) are seen to evaluate their speech and language behavior.

Treatment Services

Children and adults diagnosed with speech, language, or hearing impairments may receive individual or small group treatment services.

Delaware Physical Therapy Clinic

Our staff are certified specialists in the areas of sports, orthopedics, geriatric, and neurologic PT.

Treatment of sports and orthopedic injuries
  • Spine (neck and back pain)
  • ACL rehab
  • Post-surgical care
  • Hip, knee, foot, ankle
  • Shoulder, elbow, wrist/hand
  • Ergonomic and work-related injuries
  • Concussions
  • Patellofemoral pain
Treatment of Neurologic conditions and for older adults
  • Stroke
  • Parkinson Disease BIG Therapy
  • Dizziness/vertigo, vestibular
  • Balance/falls
  • Concussions
  • Total joint replacement
  • Arthritis Pain
  • Spine (neck and back pain)
  • Other neurologic conditions