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Pediatric Physiotherapy


Children sometimes need physiotherapy, too. Should your child be recovering from injury or need help with mobility due to a disability, we can help. Pediatric physiotherapy gives them structured exercise programs to improve strength, co-ordination, and posture—all in a fun, engaging atmosphere to keep them interested and inspire their participation.

Pediatric Physiotherapy at Innova Physiotherapy in Hamilton

Experienced pediatric physiotherapists at Innova Physiotherapy in Hamilton are specially trained to assess and treat infants, children, and teens.

Children are not just smaller adults. A pediatric physiotherapist provides therapeutic interventions unique to how children develop. Our therapists carefully assess each child and develop a comprehensive short and long-term treatment plan to help them reach functional goals and their maximum potential.

Physiotherapy for children helps with their mobility, flexibility, strength, balance, co-ordination, and their core stability. Physiotherapy for infants helps them attain early developmental milestones and skills. The physiotherapists at Innova Physiotherapy in Hamilton also help children improve their endurance, fitness, conditioning, physical activity, and sport skills development.

Click here for more information about how physiotherapy treatments for children under 19 is covered by OHIP.

Innova Physiotherapy in Hamilton works closely with children and their families to assess, treat, and provide ongoing education for a wide variety of pediatric conditions:

  • Infant development
  • Feeding difficulties
  • Handwriting difficulties
  • Neurological conditions like cerebral palsy (CP), neuromuscular disorders, and acquired brain injury (ABI)
  • Fine and gross motor delays
  • Hypotonia (decreased muscle tone)
  • Genetic disorders, congenital conditions
  • Balance and co-ordination
  • Need for adapted or specialized equipment
  • Incontinence, bedwetting, or pelvic floor dysfunction
  • Joint hypermobility, idiopathic toe walking, muscle weakness, postural issues
  • Recovery after a fracture
  • Rehab after surgery
  • Acute and chronic chest conditions

Innova Physiotherapy offers pediatric physiotherapy for newborns, toddlers, and teens up to 18 years old. 

Pediatric physiotherapy aims to support the participation, development, and independence while considering the unique and continually changing needs of growing children.

Your pediatric physiotherapist at Innova Physiotherapy in Hamilton will work closely with all health care professionals on your child’s team for each session.

Serving physiotherapy patients in the Hamilton, Stoney Creek, and Ancaster, Ontario areas.

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