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Paediatric Orthopaedic Conditions

Orthopaedic refers to the correction of bone abnormalities which can be present at birth, for example, clubfoot, or may develop in later life, such as scoliosis. Paediatric Orthopaedic conditions are relatively common and can cause little if no problems. However, a minority of cases do need input from physiotherapists in order for the child to develop in the best possible way. Liverpool Physio can provide highly experienced paediatric physiotherapists in order for your child to reach their full potential.





Our paediatric physiotherapy services can support your child following surgery or any recent fractures.Above: Our paediatric physiotherapy services can support your child following surgery or any recent fractures.



What causes a paediatric orthopaedic condition?



Orthopaedic conditions in children are common and can be caused by:
  • Congenital disorders
  • Developmental problems
  • Acquired (trauma)


Common paediatric orthopaedic conditions Liverpool Physio treat



Our highly experienced paediatric physiotherapists based at Liverpool Physio treat a variety of orthopaedic conditions such as:
  • Postural abnormalities
  • Mobility problems
  • Developmental dysplasia of the hip (DDH)
  • Flat foot
  • Club foot
  • Slipped upper femoral epiphysis
  • Post-surgery rehabilitation
  • Knock knees and bow legs
  • Calcaneovalgus foot
  • Perthes? disease
  • Apophysitis
This is not an exhaustive list of conditions. To discuss a certain condition with one of our specialist paediatric physiotherapists then please either email us at office@liverpoolphysio.co.uk or phone us on 0151 558 0077.


What symptoms can physiotherapy help with?



Liverpool Physio can help alleviate the symptoms related to orthopaedic conditions. Our specialised physiotherapists regularly treat symptoms such as:
  • Pain
  • Swelling
  • Decreased function
  • Decreased range of movement
  • Decreased strength
  • Decreased involvement/enjoyment of hobbies

How can Liverpool Physio help children with orthopaedic conditions?

Liverpool Physio offer expert physiotherapists to administer various treatment techniques that are selected as a result of your child?s presenting symptoms. Our paediatric physiotherapists will assess each child?s needs and apply treatments that are best suited in order to gain maximum results. Treatments may include:
  • Strengthening exercises
  • Stretching exercises
  • Balance exercises
  • Mobilisation
  • Massage
  • Hydrotherapy
  • Exercises through play
Advice is readily given to parents and carers on each child's needs in relation to their condition. Assessments and follow up appointments are arranged around you and your child, either at our Liverpool clinic or your home or school setting.


Why Liverpool Physio for paediatric physiotherapy?



Our paediatric physiotherapists are dedicated in maximising the potential of every child. Other reasons to visit Liverpool Physio are:
  • No waiting lists, immediate treatment
  • Ongoing treatment on an individual basis
  • Dedicated, patient centred approach
  • Reassurance and support for parents
  • Highly experienced paediatric physiotherapists
  • Continual development of skills and knowledge
  • Proven track record
  • Initiative treatment programmes
  • Child friendly gym and equipment to keep them focused
To discuss any queries you may have with one of our paediatric physiotherapists then please email us at office@liverpoolphysio.co.uk or call us on 0151 558 0077.


How can I arrange an appointment?

To arrange an appointment with one of our specialist paediatric physiotherapists or for further information then either email us at office@liverpoolphysio.co.uk or phone us on 0151 558 0077.


Summary



Orthopaedic conditions are common amongst children. Our paediatric physiotherapists at Liverpool Physio have extensive experience in treating many orthopaedic conditions resulting in a decrease in painful and debilitating symptoms. The various treatment techniques on offer will be selected by our physiotherapists in order for your child to have the best possible chance of a full recovery. Treatment sessions are fun ensuring your child stays focused throughout, making sure they gain the most out of their physiotherapy session.

To arrange an appointment with one of our specialist physiotherapists or for more information then please email us at office@liverpoolphysio.co.uk or phone us on 0151 558 0077.

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