1929 Main Street #103 Irvine CA 92614 ph: 949-797-9007 fx: 949-797-9234 email: skypediatric@yahoo.com

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Physical Therapy

Services:

Evaluation

Treatment

Consultations

Intensives

                                         When does your child need PT?


  • Delayed motor skills (not rolling, sitting, crawling, or walking age appropriately)
  • Unable to keep up physically with peers
  • Toe walking
  • Clumsy
  • Weak muscles

  • Obesity
  • Poor endurance
  • High or low muscle tone
  • Postural malalignments
  • After surgery
  • Pain with movement
  • Balance problems
  • Tight muscles

 

Pediatric PT's assist parents and their children in the following ways:     


  • Understand how your child's body works
  • Remove pain, restore function, improve gross motor skills
  • Prevent onset of secondary impairments and/or slow the progression of existing impairments
  • Manage movement disorders across the individual's lifespan
  • Provide assistance with choosing wheelchairs, seating systems, mobility equipment, and orthotic devices and daily living equipment
  • Design treatment plans and goals, including the use of special modalities such as Functional Electrical Stimulation (FES), taping and strapping, pressure garments, etc.

PT strives to enhance the individual's social and family roles over their lifespan by:


  • Designing optimal physical fitness and wellness program to improve quality of life by enhancing long term health benefits.

 

  • Contribute to the design of optimal combination of treatments and coordinate with other health care professionals (Partnership in health) 

Special Services:

Neuro-prosthetic Stimulation Device (WalkAide) Assessment and Training

Fitness Program using Alter-G Anti-Gravity Treadmill (see page link above)

Home Modification and Evaluation by Certified Aging in Place Specialist

Threshold Electrical Stimulation (TES) Assessment and Training

Intensive Physical Therapy Program (see page link above)


Please call with questions or to make an appointment: (949) 797-9007

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