Physiotherapy is equally applicable for children for various conditions such as post surgery and accident rehabilitation and sports injuries. However there are specific paediatric conditions which can be treated with physiotherapy such as cerebral palsy, scoliosis, dysplasia and development delays.
Physiotherapy can help with Paediatric physiotherapy by
- Assessing and determining Paediatric condition and physiotherapy requirement
- Improve motor ability
- Gait, balance and coordination training
- Strengthening muscles and joints
- Work with occupation therapist to learn life skills