Physiatry

The Physiatry Department (Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation) at Valley Children’s specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of children with neurological, musculoskeletal and neuromuscular conditions. 

We see patients in both the inpatient and outpatient settings and work with a team of interdisciplinary subspecialties to develop a comprehensive and coordinated care plan for patients.

Conditions Treated

  • Amputations
  • Arthritis
  • Brain injury
  • Burns 
  • Cerebral palsy
  • Joint Contracture
  • Muscular Dystrophy
  • Neuropathy
  • Spina Bifida 
  • Spinal cord injury
  • Sports injuries
  • Stroke
  • Trauma

Services Offered

  • Management of therapies
    • Physical Therapy
    • Occupational Therapy
    • Speech – Language Therapy
    • Recreation Therapy
    • Vocational Therapy
    • Psychology
    • Neuropsychology
    • Spasticity management
  • Collaboration with Orthopaedics & Neurology
  • Interventions for functional and cognitive impairment
  • Orthotics, prosthetics and durable medical equipment
  • Patient and family education
  • Additional services:

Expertise

Physician Referral Guidelines

Pediatric Physiatry Referral Guidelines