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About Pediatric Therapy Services Clinic
Pediatric Therapy Services at USA Health Children's & Women's Hospital offers a collaborative, team-oriented program with physical, occupational and speech language therapies for our pediatric patients. Services are available on both an inpatient and outpatient basis.
Our pediatric care for infants and children with various diagnoses includes assessment and treatment of:
- Developmental delays
- Orthopaedic injuries
- Neuromuscular conditions (cerebral palsy, spina bifida, traumatic brain injury, spinal cord injury)
- Burns and wounds
- Speech and language impairments
- Feeding issues
- Sensory problems
- Attention deficits
- Loss of function due to chronic illness
Therapy services requires a physician's referral. For more information about referring patients to us, call (251) 415-1670.
Pediatric Therapy Services hours of operation are Monday–Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.