Pediatrics Physical Therapy at Tampa's Leading Center
At our Tampa facility, we understand that children aren’t just mini adults. They have unique physiological, developmental, and emotional needs that require specialized care. Our pediatric physical therapy program is tailored to address the individual needs of children, ensuring they get the best possible care and treatment to lead a healthy, active life.
Why Choose Our Pediatric Physical Therapy Services?
- Comprehensive Care: We offer care for a wide range of conditions, ensuring that no child is left without the specialized therapy they need.
- Expert Therapists: Our physical therapists are trained in pediatric care, ensuring your child receives the best treatment tailored to their specific needs.
- Child-Friendly Environment: We've designed our center with children in mind, creating a safe, fun, and comfortable environment for them.
- Cutting-edge Techniques: We employ the latest physical therapy techniques and tools to ensure your child gets the most effective treatment.
- Collaborative Approach: We believe in a team approach, working closely with families, caregivers, and other medical professionals to ensure holistic care.
Conditions We Treat:
- Brain Trauma & Injuries: Comprehensive care for children who have suffered trauma to the brain, ensuring their safe and effective recovery.
- Cerebral Palsy: Tailored exercises and treatment plans to improve muscle tone, movement, and posture in children affected by this condition.
- Developmental Delays: Early intervention and specialized programs to address and mitigate delays in physical development.
- Orthopedic Issues: Effective treatment for injuries to bones, joints, ligaments, tendons, and muscles.
- Genetic Syndromes: Specialized care for conditions like Down syndrome and muscular dystrophy to enhance their physical capabilities.
- Motor Skills Deficits: Targeted exercises and activities to improve strength, balance, and coordination.
- Hypertonia & Hypotonia: Personalized care plans to address abnormal muscle tone, whether too high or too weak.
- Post-Concussion Care: Comprehensive treatment for the physical symptoms that can follow a concussion.
- Spina Bifida: Expert care to improve mobility and functionality in children with this birth defect.
- Sports-Related Issues: Rehabilitation and preventive care for young athletes, addressing pain, posture, and potential injuries.
- Torticollis: Effective therapies to correct the posture and alignment of the head and neck in affected children.
We aim to empower every child to reach their fullest potential, no matter their physical challenges. With our state-of-the-art facility, experienced therapists, and commitment to excellence, we are Tampa's first choice for pediatric physical therapy.
For more information or to schedule an appointment, please contact our team. We're here to support your child's journey to better health and mobility.
FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
Yes! You have a choice. We are committed to partnering with you throughout your healing journey & want to make sure we help you achieve the best outcome and get you back to life. Let us help you recover from chronic pain, injury, or surgery. We are dedicated to listening to your goals, communicating how your care is going, and make sure we help you achieve the best outcome and get you back to life.
Your initial appointment will take approximately one hour and will include a detailed initial evaluation and treatment plan by one of our trained and licensed physical therapists. They will review your medical history, home/work environment, activity level, and discuss any recent injuries/accidents or things that you believe might be linked to your condition. You can expect them to ask specific questions about your condition in order for them to determine whether you are likely to benefit from physical therapy and choose treatments that will help you the most.
We ask that you arrived approximately fifteen minutes before your initial appointment to help complete any pending paperwork.
Please bring your photo identification, a list of any medications and dosages you're currently taking, and your insurance card (if applicable).
To ensure comfort, you should wear loose-fitting clothing. Comfortable clothes that allow plenty of room for movement are ideal for your first—and any subsequent—appointments. As for footwear, good supportive shoes like athletic sneakers are ideal. We ask that you remove any jewelry beforehand as they could cause scratches or injury.
The frequency and duration of treatment depends entirely on your condition or injury. Our customized programs help patients to enjoy a pleasant rehabilitation experience and help them recover quickly.