Monroe Carell Jr. Children's Hospital at Vanderbilt
Monroe Carell Jr. Children's Hospital at Vanderbilt
Monroe Carell Jr. Children's Hospital at Vanderbilt
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Monroe Carell Jr.
Children's Hospital
at Vanderbilt
2200 Children's Way
Nashville, TN 37232


(615) 936-1000

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Physical Therapy

 

Our physical therapists first evaluate how your child is moving and functioning. They then create a treatment plan to improve physical abilities, fitness, and overall wellness. The physical therapist may also recommend splinting and casting, bracing/orthotics, wheelchair and seating, and adaptive equipment.

Pediatric Physical Therapy Rehabilitation

Each step of physical therapy helps patients improve in areas that include:

  • Muscle strength and flexibility
  • Postural stability
  • Endurance
  • Joint mobility
  • Coordination and balance

We provide a wide range of services for children and teens with conditions that include:

  • Developmental delays
  • Burns
  • Neurodevelopmental impairments
  • Fractures, strains and sprains
  • History of premature birth
  • Pervasive developmental disabilities
  • Congenital anomalies
  • Multiple trauma
  • Sensory processing and learning disabilities
  • Genetic disorders
  • Cardiopulmonary disease
  • Spinal cord injury
  • Head injury
  • Cancer
  • Athletic Injuries

Last Edited: June 21, 2017
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