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Physical Therapy

With physical therapy, kids build strength and improve motor function, balance and coordination in fun, creative ways. Majority of the work the physical therapy team does is based in play… it’s the most positive way to get children motivated and involved! 

Our physical therapy team is trained to treat a wide variety of pediatric diagnoses including, although not limited to:

  • Gait abnormalities
  • Torticollis and plagiocephaly
  • Neurologic conditions:
    • Cerebral palsy
    • Muscular dystrophy
    • Spinal muscular atrophy
    • Infantile spasms
    • Spina bifida
    • Hydrocephalus
    • Traumatic brain injury
    • Spinal cord injury
  • Developmental or gross motor delay
  • Orthopedic conditions:
    • Post-fracture
    • Post-surgery
    • Sports injuries
    • Scoliosis
  • Autism
  • Hypotonia or hypertonia
  • Incoordination
  • Genetic disorders:
    • Down Syndrome
  • Juvenile Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Cardiopulmonary disorders

Physical Therapy Services Include:

  • Gait training
  • Therapeutic exercise
  • Kinesiotape and therapeutic taping
  • Balance and coordination training
  • Manual therapy
  • Development and monitoring of personalized home exercise program
  • Orthotic and adaptive equipment screening and management
  • Alignment and postural training