Physical Therapy

Physical therapy offers our children the opportunity to participate in everyday activities with comfort and ease. Our biomechanical approach facilitates a child's development using proper alignment and postural stability techniques. We focus on improving core and peripheral strength to ensure adequate endurance during functional activities. We assist in the progression of agility and movement activities so that they may perform higher level complex tasks that are age appropriate. Our therapy is carried out with therapy balls, tricycles/bikes, in stairwells, on balance beams, on bolsters, using soccer balls, jump ropes, and hopscotch. We make therapy fun by turning it into a "game" and use "play" to accomplish the child's goals.

Common Concerns:
  • Gait abnormalities (in-toeing/ out-toeing/ toe-walking)

  • Torticollis and plagiocephaly

  • Developmental and gross motor delay

  • Orthopedic conditions (injuries/surgery)

  • Coordination and motor planning difficulties

  • Range of motion/flexibility difficulties

  • Endurance and muscle weakness

  • Core control/stabilization

  • Posture and alignment concerns

  • Balance and mobility concerns

Common Treatment Techniques:
  • Gait training

  • Therapeutic Exercise

  • Kinesiotape

  • Balance and coordination training

  • Manual therapy

  • Orthotic and adaptive equipment screening

  • Alignment and postural training

  •  Individualized home exercise program

Call Us: 402-391-2001  -  Dodge Location   /   402-934-9722  -  Millard Location