Pediatric Physical Therapy

Good Shepherd’s Pediatric Physical Therapy Program offers a compassionate, caring and fun way to improve your child’s physical function and independence.

Pediatric physical therapy is coordinated by a team of experienced physical therapists and physical therapist assistants, who develop a treatment program designed to meet your family’s goals.

We strive to optimize your child’s gross motor and functional skills using a variety of innovative and fun techniques.

Rehabilitation services provided by Good Shepherd Pediatric Physical Therapy include:

  • Aquatic therapy
  • Equipment evaluations
  • Orthotic management
  • Kinesio Taping®: A state-of-the-art taping method to give support to and prevent overcontraction of muscles
  • Serial casting: A technique to gradually increase the range of motion of an affected joint
  • Body-weight supported treadmill training

Physical disabilities served by Good Shepherd’s Pediatric Physical Therapy Program include:

  • Brain injury
  • Musculoskeletal/orthopedic disabilities
  • Neurological disorders
  • Spinal cord injury
  • Stroke

For more information about inpatient or outpatient physical therapy at Good Shepherd, contact us or call 1-888-44-REHAB (73422).