Paediatric physiotherapy is the provision of rehabilitation for those aged 0-18. Our paediatric physiotherapists specialise in the care of children with neurological disorders (affecting the brain/spinal cord) and musculoskeletal disorders (affecting joints, soft tissues and muscles.)
At Macclesfield Physio our physiotherapists have extensive experience in treating a large range of paediatric conditions and strive to gain a child's maximum potential.
Here are just some of the paediatric conditions our physiotherapists commonly treat:
Our paediatric physiotherapists work towards gaining a child's optimum function, mobility and independence for an overall improved quality of life.
There are a number of paediatric physiotherapy treatments available. Your treatment plan will be individually devised by your physiotherapist depending on your problem and findings from your initial assessment. Physiotherapy may be the solution to a short term problem or management of a long term condition.
Paediatric physiotherapy treatment available includes:
Our paediatric physiotherapy team also closely liaise with occupational therapists, speech and language therapists and orthotists. Our therapists also ensure liaison with parents and carers to advise on handling techniques, exercise programmes and positioning.
Paediatric physiotherapy can bring many benefits to different aspects of a child's life.
Here are some of the benefits of paediatric physiotherapy:
To arrange a physiotherapy appointment, please contact us now on 01625 326732.