Pediatric Physical Therapy Program

About our Pediatric Physical Therapy Program

Our Pediatric Physical Therapy Program promotes optimal physical function and well-being in children from birth through adolescence. By using exercise and therapeutic play, we address movement, strength, balance, coordination and endurance deficiencies. We work with children and their families to create an individualized therapeutic program built on evidence-based practice.

Our services and available treatments include:

  • Strengthening
  • Manual therapy
  • Developmental activities and skill acquisition
  • Neuromuscular re-education
  • Motor control and motor learning
  • Neurodevelopmental treatment
  • Balance and coordination
  • Endurance training
  • Postural training
  • Functional mobility
  • Gait training
  • Kinesiotaping
  • Electrical stimulation
  • Family education and training

Conditions we treat

At the Northwell Health Pediatric Physical Therapy Program, we treat the following conditions:

  • Orthopaedic injuries
  • Lower extremity injuries
  • Sports injuries and return to play
  • Torticollis
  • Neurological impairments
  • Cerebral palsy
  • Developmental delay
  • Coordination and balance disorders
  • Rheumatic diseases
  • Congenital and genetic diagnoses


Northwell Health Rehabilitation Network

Our sports medicine specialists are dedicated to treating a wide variety of sports injuries, from torn ligaments and broken bones to overextended muscles.

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Sports Therapy and Rehabilitation Services (STARS)

Learn more about STARS Rehabilitation, where patients and their loved ones find relief from pain and get moving again after an accident, injury, illness or surgery.