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Post-COVID Recovery Program

San Antonio Post-COVID Recovery

At University Health’s Post-COVID Recovery Clinic, we provide a broad spectrum of care for people who were diagnosed with COVID-19 and experience various physical, cognitive and functional difficulties. Our goal is to help you recover from the continuing effects of COVID-19 through rehabilitation and therapies designed to restore your function and quality of life.

Our Post-COVID Recovery Clinic is available to you even if your symptoms were mild to moderate or you were never hospitalized. We have learned that many COVID-19 patients who fought the illness at home may be unaware that lingering disabilities can be improved through rehabilitation. We offer telemedicine and in-person visits at the Medical Center Pavilion Sub Level.

Our Multidisciplinary Care Team

  • Physical medicine and rehabilitation physicians
  • Physical therapist
  • Occupational therapists
  • Speech therapists
  • Heart and respiratory specialists
  • Referrals to other specialty services as required

What to Expect

If you never received a positive COVID-19 test, but suspect you were sick with the disease, please see your doctor to confirm that you had COVID-19 before contacting the Post-COVID Recovery Clinic.

To be seen in-person at the clinic, 28 days must have passed since your most recent positive COVID-19 test. There is no restriction for a telemedicine visit.

Your first visit to the Post-COVID Recovery Clinic will be a comprehensive examination to identify any complications resulting from COVID-19. After this appointment, we will prepare a care plan based on your individual symptoms and needs. We will then refer you to other specialized services to help on your journey to recovery.

Long-Term COVID-19 Effects

  • Weakness
  • Fatigue
  • Falls or balance issues
  • Neuropathy and myopathy
  • Unsteady gait
  • Pain
  • Muscle pain
  • Headache
  • Difficulty breathing
  • Autonomic instability (nerve dysfunction)
  • Cognitive changes
  • Stroke
  • Wounds and skin injuries
  • Mood changes or mental health issues including post-traumatic stress disorder

You can request an appointment with University Health’s Post-COVID Recovery Clinic through a referral from your physician. If you do not have a primary care physician, you can request an appointment based on your insurance.

Contact Us
Call the Post-COVID Recovery Clinic at 210-743-7192 to learn more.
  1. Medical Center Pavilion
    4647 Medical Drive
    San Antonio,TX 78229
  1. Francisco Sesatty, MD
    Rehabilitation Medicine
  2. Michelle Trbovich, MD
    Michelle Trbovich, MD
    Rehabilitation Medicine Spinal Cord Injury Medicine
  3. Steven Sanchez, DO
    Rehabilitation Medicine