clinical services

Pediatric Physical Therapy

PEDIATRIC PHYSICAL THERAPISTS specialize in working with children from birth to age 21. These individuals take additional specialized course work (classes) that focuses on pediatric diagnoses and treatment, along with completing a pediatric rotation prior to graduation. Following graduation from a masters or doctoral program, physical therapists are required to pass a state licensing exam prior to being able to practice/provide services in their related field. Physical Therapists can help with the following diagnoses:

  • Cerebral Palsy
  • Stroke
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Down Syndrome
  • Spina Bifida
  • Apraxia
  • Incoordination and balance
  • Autisim
  • Hypotonia (Developmental Delays)
  • Arthrogryposis
  • Sports Injuries
  • Musculoskeletal Injuries (back/neck pain; muscle strains; ligamentous sprains)
  • Torticollis
  • Brachial Plexus Injuries
  • Genetic or Metabolic Disorders
  • Foot Dysfunctions (pronation/supination)
  • Adaptive Equipment Assessments