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Company Information:

Company Name: Rehabtek LLC
City: WILMETTE
State: IL
Zip+4: 60091-
Woman-Owned: No
Minority-Owned: No
HUBZone-Owned: No
Website URL: N/A
Phone: (847) 530-0250

Award Totals:

Program/Phase Award Amount ($) Number of Awards
SBIR Phase I $174,428.00 2
SBIR Phase II $999,991.00 2
STTR Phase I $299,861.00 3
STTR Phase II $1,248,082.00 2

Award List:

DEVELOPING AN INTELLIGENT & PORTABLE STRETCHING DEVICE

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2002 / STTR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Research Institution: REHABILITATION INSTITUTE OF CHICAGO
Principal Investigator: Liqun Zhang
Award Amount: $99,957.00
RI Contact: N/A
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): The objectives of this study are to develop a new portable rehabilitation device with intelligent control to stretch a ankle joint with spasticity and/or contracture repeatedly to reduce spasticity/contracture in neurologically impaired patients. It will stretch… More

Developing an intelligent & portable stretching device

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2005 / STTR / Phase II
Agency: HHS
Research Institution: REHABILIGATION INSTITUTE OF CHICAGO
Principal Investigator: Liqun Zhang
Award Amount: $748,383.00
RI Contact: N/A
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): The objectives of this study are to develop a new portable rehabilitation device with intelligent control to stretch an ankle joint with spasticity and/or contracture repeatedly to reduce spasticity/contracture in neurologically impaired patients. It will… More

STTR Phase I: Low-cost Portable Telerehabilitation System for Intenlligent Stretching and Remote Assessment of Hypertonic Elbow Joint

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2006 / STTR / Phase I
Agency: NSF
Research Institution: Rehad Inst of Chicago
Principal Investigator: Hyung S. Park, Mr
Award Amount: $99,938.00
RI Contact: Li-Qun Zhang
Abstract:
This Small Business Technology Transfer (STTR) Phase I project will develop a low-cost and portable tele-rehabilitation system with innovative intelligent control to provide potentially more effective therapy to patients with neurological disorders, including stroke, spinal cord injury, multiple… More

A Low Cost Portable Rehabilitation Device with Intelligent Control to Stretch Spastic Joints

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2007 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: ED
Principal Investigator:
Award Amount: $74,925.00
Abstract:
This project develops a low cost and portable rehabilitation device with intelligent control to stretch spastic joints safely and repeatedly througout the range of motion to reduce spasticity contracture and increase functional performance.

A Low-Cost Portable/Wearable Device for Intelligent Stretching and Movement Training Hypertonic Forearm in Stroke with Outcome Evaluation

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2008 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency: ED
Principal Investigator:
Award Amount: $500,000.00
Abstract:
This project develops a wearable/portable robotic device, IntelliStretch, to perform therapeuticrehabilitation of the arm with the following three integrated steps: (1) stretching a spastic/stiff jointto its extreme position under intelligent control to loosen the stiff joint, (2) voluntary movement… More

STTR Phase II: Low-Cost Portable Telerehabilitation System for Intelligent Stretching and Remote Assessment of Hypertonic Arm Joints

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2008 / STTR / Phase II
Agency: NSF
Research Institution: Rehabilitation Institute Research Corporation
Principal Investigator: Hyung S. Park, DPhil
Award Amount: $499,699.00
RI Contact: Joan Ciapas
Abstract:
This STTR Phase II research project seeks to develop technologies needed for rehabilitation of post-stroke patients with neurological impairment. For those patients, physical therapy followed by timely examination is the cornerstone of the rehabilitation. However, not all patients receive sufficient… More

SBIR Phase I: Developing a Pivoting-sliding Elliptical Machine for Knee Injury Prevention/Rehabilitation

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2009 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: NSF
Principal Investigator: Yupeng Ren, MEng
Award Amount: $99,503.00
Abstract:
This SBIR Phase I research project will develop a controllable and measurable knee training system with a novel pivoting and sliding mechanism, which trains patients to improve neuromuscular control in off-axis motions of pivoting and sliding. This pivoting and sliding mechanism can be potentially… More

Developing a pocket neuromuscular evaluator

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2010 / STTR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Research Institution: Rehabilitation Institute Of Chicago
Principal Investigator: Li-qun Zhang – 312-238-4767
Award Amount: $99,966.00
RI Contact:
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Disorders of the central nervous system such as spasticity involve both neurological and muscular changes. In clinic, spasticity is routinely evaluated using the Ashworth scale and tendon reflex scale. In general, tendon reflexes have been widely used to evaluate… More

SBIR Phase II: Developing a Pivoting-sliding Elliptical Machine for Knee Injury Prevention/Rehabilitation

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2011 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency: NSF
Principal Investigator: Yupeng Ren
Award Amount: $499,991.00
Abstract:
This Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) Phase II project develops a new exercise device for neuromuscular training about the minor/secondary axes to reduce and prevent lower-limb injuries. Considering joints in the lower-limb including knee and ankle are free to flex-extend but with much more… More