Physical Therapy Services

The pediatric outpatient rehabilitation clinic is staffed by several senior therapists with tens of years of experience in pediatric therapy. Populations frequently treated in the pediatric clinic include:

Balance Disorders
Cerebral Palsy
Developmental Delay
Head Injury
Idiopathic Toe Walking
Juvenile Rheumatoid Arthritis
Lower Extremity Amputation
Muscular Dystrophy
Post-Orthopedic Surgery
Spina Bifida

Many physical therapy treatment programs are available in the pediatric rehabilitation clinic, including post-operative rehabilitation for orthopedic and neurosurgical patients.
Computerized Balance Assessment and Management
Orthotics Needs and Thera Togs Assessments
Physical Therapy for Torticollis

Selective Dorsal Rhizotomy:
Pre operative consult and evaluation followed
by intensive inpatient and outpatient therapy following hospital discharge
Serial Casting
Video and Computerized Gait Analysis and Gait Training (including toe walking and body weight supported gait training with or without treadmill)Biofeedback for evaluation and treatment

Additional Programs
Neurodevelopmental therapy
Neuromuscular electrical stimulation (NMES)
Spasticity management
Standardized developmental gross motor assessments
Wheelchair and adaptive equipment needs assessment