Tuesday, 22 August 2017
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Pediatric Physical Therapy

physical therapy kidsPediatric Physical Therapy is the evaluation and treatment of children of all ages, from premature infants to young adults. Pediatric physical therapists are concerned with children's ability to take part in important movement activities such as rolling over, sitting up, standing, crawling and walking, running, jumping, throwing, catching or kicking a ball, and in other important physical activities, including play.

  • Our therapists provide evaluation, intervention and consultation in the following areas:
    Prematurity
  • Delayed gross motor development 
  • Decreased muscle tone and strength
  • Cerebral Palsy
  • Spina Bifida
  • Posture and movement abnormalities
  • Pre-gait and gait training
  • Balance and coordination problems
  • Neuromuscular function
  • Endurance
  • Body alignment
  • Musculoskeletal disorders
  • Neurologic disorders
  • Orthopedic disorders
  • Juvenile rheumatoid arthritis
  • Brachial Plexus Injury
  • Down Syndrome
  • Erb's Palsy
  • Genetic abnormalities
  • Locomotion patterns
  • Gait disorders
  • Infant torticollis
  • Equipment and seating needs (including Environmental adaptations, Wheelchair positioning and mobility and Splinting/bracing/orthotics

See our Physical Therapists.