Pediatric Rehabilitation

Bellin Health offers Pediatric physical therapy and occupational therapy targeting children ages birth to 18, who have physical challenges due to illness, injury, surgery, or congenital defaults. A comprehensive evaluation is performed to assess the child’s strengths and limitation. A treatment plan is designed to achieve the goals of the child and family.

What conditions are eligible for treatment?

  • Muscle strains and joint sprains
  • Sports injuries
  • Postsurgical Recovery
  • Torticollis
  • Toe Walkers
  • Brachial Plexus Injuries
  • Neurological Disorders
  • Cerebral Palsy
  • Post-fracture Recovery
  • Tendon Lacerations
  • Muscular Dystrophy
  • Juvenile Arthritis
  • Autism
  • Sensory Integrative Dysfunction

What to expect during treatment

  • Physical and Occupational therapists may use several different techniques for rehabilitation including:
  • Activities of daily living training
  • Range of Motion and Stretching
  • Strengthening and Endurance Activities
  • Balance Training
  • Muscle Reeducation
  • Aquatic Therapy
  • Ultrasound and Electrical Stimulation
  • Gait Training
  • Functional Training
  • Sensory Integration Treatment

What we offer

  • Identify and manage movement problems
  • Restore, maintain and promote optimal wellness and fitness
  • Make recommendations and offer training in the use of equipment that assists in replacing lost function or promote independence
  • Provide information on community resources
  • Provide a positive environment where children can have fun while they are rehabilitating