Pediatric Physiotherapy

Pediatric physiotherapy works with children and their families to reach each child’s maximum potential to function independently.

Physiotherapists trained specially in pediatric care, function as primary care providers in conditions like cerebral palsy, developmental delay and other Neuro orthopaedic disorders.

They work in collaboration with family members and other clinical experts like pediatric neurologist, pediatric orthopaedist, clinical psychologist and orthotics expert etc.

The areas of focus in the therapy are-

  • Movement and mobility

  • Strengthening

  • Motor learning

  • Balance and coordination

  • Adaptation of daily care activities and routines

  • Tone management

  • Use of assistive technology

  • Posture, positioning, and lifting

  • Orthotics and prosthetics

The purpose of physiotherapy is to promote active participation in home, school and social environment.

Therefore active participation of the family members in tune with physiotherapist is required to promote independence, increase participation, improvement in motor strength and coordination,facilitate learning and ease activities of daily living

Family participation-

Positioning during daily routines and activities

  • Adapting toys for play

  • Expanding mobility options

  • Using equipment effectively

  • Facilitating safety for the home and community

  • Providing information on the child’s physical and health care needs

  • Smoothing transitions from early childhood to school and into adult life

 

Contact Us

Colony Nursing Home | Plot No.60
Shivdutt Housing Society
N-8,South Road, CIDCO,Aurangabad-431003 | For Appointment Contact:9405302073

Direct: (0240)2482779 | Fax: (100) 000-2222

 

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