Bright Start Pediatric
Bright Start Pediatric Bright Start Physical Therapy

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Physical Therapy

Our physical therapy department provides evaluations and treatment for children with neurological, musculoskeletal and motor developmental delays of known and unknown causes. Diagnoses treated include:

  • Cerebral palsy
  • Arthrogryposis
  • Muscular dystrophy
  • Down syndrome
  • Brachial plexus injury
  • Autism
  • Torticollis
  • Other neurological and orthopedic conditions that affect the child’s overall development and mobility

Physical therapy focuses on:

  • Improving strength in weak muscles
  • Improving flexibility in muscles and joints
  • Improving coordination and balance
  • Normalizing muscle tone
  • Positioning to improve skill development
  • Adapting equipment

Evaluations and therapy are provided to children in their natural environments.

Our Physical Therapists are trained in:

  • DIR
  • Sensory integration
  • Pediatric taping
  • NDT
  • Myofascial release
  • Craniosacral therapy
  • Orthotics
  • Positioning
  • Adaptive equipment

For more information

For more information about our Physical Therapy Program, email Bright Start or call us at (585) 377-2230.