Physiotherapy for Kids
Our professional team of physiotherapists and massage therapists in Nepean is trained to evaluate and manage the unique conditions that affect children, from infancy through adolescence.
THIS SERVICES ALSO AVAILABLE AT OUR SISTER LOCATIONS: Stittsville
Our therapists make rehabilitation fun! We motivate kids to take a keen interest in their own recovery and health.
We work in partnership with parents of younger children to provide the education and support they need when it comes to assisting their youngsters during the recovery process.
Our spacious gym is stocked with all the necessary equipment to return your child to full physical function. Our physiotherapists have helped many young athletes return to their sports, at both recreational and elite levels.
Above all, it's our goal is to encourage children to lead active healthy lifestyles.
Heidi McClintock, one of our team physiotherapists has a passion and over twenty years of clinical experience in paediatric orthopaedics and sports medicine. With a special interest in children’s growth and development, Heidi works closely with paediatricians, families, teachers, and coaches to address issues of growth, injury prevention, and overall physical development. For more information on Heidi's services in clinic with us, click here.
Common Children's Conditions Managed by Physiotherapy:
- Infantile Torticollis
- Patello Femoral Pain Syndrome
- Osgood-Schlatter’s Disease
- Sever’s Disease
- Osteochondritis Dessicans
- Scheurmann’s Disease
- Legg-Perthes Disease
- Juvenile Arthritis
- Ligament Sprains of the Knee (ACL, MCL, LCL)
- Ankle Sprains
- Shin Splints
- Achilles Tendonitis
- Hip Flexor Strains
- Hamstrings Strains
- Swimmer’s Shoulder
- Patellar Tendonopathies
- Mechanical Back and Neck Pain
- Groin Strains
- Post-surgical Repair of Fractures, Ligaments, Dislocations
Ready to improve your mobility and get active?
Contact Nepean Sports Medicine & Physiotherapy Centre today.