Pediatric Physiotherapy | Dubai Physiotherapy Center

Pediatric Physiotherapy

What is it?

It’s the area of physiotherapy devoted to the assessment, interpretation and treatment of children’s pain & conditions. It can be further broken down to include many different specific specialities. For example; neurological physiotherapy, orthopaedic physiotherapy, musculoskeletal physiotherapy and so on.

Here at Scandinavian Physiotherapy Center, we treat a range of pediatric conditions, including but not limited to Flat Feet (pes planus), fractures, knee pain, shoulder injuries, back & neck pain, Osgood Schlatter Disease, hip dysplasia and tendinopathies. We can also help with the musculoskeletal management of long-term conditions like Cerebral Palsy.

What can I expect?

  • A thorough assessment, identifying your child’s strengths & difficulties, and/or cause of pain

  • Together with you and your child we will come up with the goals and objectives for the treatment plan

  • Regular liaison with your child’s referring doctor for updates and feedback

  • Depending on your child’s condition & needs: we may use manual techniques, a game-based approach to exercise therapy, return to sport drills & preparation, as well as fitting for personalised orthotics.

Potential Benefits

  • Pain relief

  • Recovery from fractures, sports injuries, tendinopathies

  • Return to normal play & sports

  • Improved muscle strength, balance and coordination

  • Better posture & body awareness

  • Enhanced ability to play and explore

  • Encouragement for living an active lifestyle keeping your children fit & healthy