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Pediatric Therapy with a Multidisciplinary Approach

Our Physical and Occupational Therapists and Speech-Language Pathologists provide Pediatric Therapy for children of all ages.

For more information about Pediatric Therapy, call 913-324-8638.

Our Pediatric Therapy

Olathe Health offers a multidisciplinary approach to pediatric therapy for children of all ages.

Our Physical and Occupational Therapists and Speech-Language Pathologists have experience in orthopedics and neurological conditions with a pediatric population. Our therapists works with the child to create an environment of care that is fun and therapeutic and meets their goals personally and developmentally.

Click on the list below to see how children can benefit from the different types of therapy.

Types of Pediatric Therapies

  • Children with the following may benefit from Pediatric Occupational Therapy:

    • Difficulty with fine motor and dexterity skills
    • Hand-eye coordination
    • Sensory skills limiting the child’s ability to complete daily activities
    • Orthopedic and neurological conditions that require special equipment or adaptations
    • Feeding difficulties and delays
    • Wheelchair positioning
    • More than a six-month delay in milestones
  • Children with the following may benefit from Pediatric Physical Therapy:

    • Physical disabilities or impairments
    • Limitations with walking, balance or gross motor skills
    • Changes in physical function from injury or illness
    • Difficulty with basic movement
    • Orthopedic and neurological conditions
    • Wheelchair positioning
    • More than a six-month delay in milestones
  • Children with the following may benefit from Speech-Language Pathology:

    • Developmental delays in speech/language
    • Feeding/swallowing disorders
    • Oral-motor disorders
    • Augmentative/Alternative communication devices
    • Play therapy /social skills
    • Dysfluency and voice therapy
  • How to get started

    Ask your doctor whether Pedatric Therapy at Olathe Health Rehabilitation Services might be right for you, or call Rehabilitation Services - Southpark Medical Plaza at 913-324-8638 for more information.

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About Olathe Health Rehabilitation Services

Olathe Health offers a wide range of Physical Therapy, Occupational Therapy, Speech-Language Pathology and specialty therapies for children and adults. Our licensed therapists work with inpatients at Olathe Medial Center and Miami County Medical Center and outpatients at 11 convenient locations in Johnson and Miami counties.

Certified Therapists provide specialty rehabilitation services like Hand Therapy, Pediatric Therapy, LSVT for patients with Parkinson's and more.

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