Asymmetrical postures and movement disorders are typically related to muscle imbalances caused by a combination of tightness, weakness, coordination problems and motor planning difficulties. Physical Therapy provided to children at Browning Butler is play based and focuses on facilitating gross motor development and educating parents on activities that they can carry out at home.

Conditions Include

  • Autism Spectrum Disorder
  • Cerebral Palsy
  • Blount’s Disease
  • Concussion
  • Container Baby Syndrome
  • Developmental Coordination Disorder
  • Developmental Delay
  • Down Syndrome
  • Gait Dysfunctions
  • Infant Brachial Plexus Injury (Erb’s Palsy, Klumpke’s Palsy)
  • Infant Prematurity
  • Legg-Calvé-Perthes Disease
  • Lower Extremity Stress Fractures
  • Muscular Dystrophies in Children
  • Osgood-Schlatter Disease
  • Osteochondritis Dissecans
  • Pain
  • Prader-Willi Syndrome
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Scoliosis
  • Spina Bifida
  • Torticollis

Treatment Options

  • Therapeutic exercise
  • Caregiver/patient education
  • Functional mobility training
  • Manual therapy techniques
  • Stretching/manual range of motion exercises
  • Proprioception/balance training
  • Splinting/taping techniques