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Programs & Services


Physical Therapy Pediatric Outpatient Service

Provides service to children from a variety of pediatric surgery clinics, and to outpatients with a variety of medical conditions.

This service focuses on helping to restore physical function, movement, and mobility for children with movement disorders, pain, trauma, chronic disease, and developmental issues. 

Using a family-centered care model, this service:

  • assesses the child
  • develops therapeutic goals
  • provides customized treatment plans
  • offers information and education on how to maintain mobility, function, and to prevent injury

Conditions that are seen include:

  • post-surgical patients
  • nerve injuries
  • muscle and tendon repairs
  • fractures
  • musculoskeletal injuries
  • complex regional pain syndrome
  • congenital anomalies
  • developmental delay
  • chronic disease

Contact Details

Stollery Children's Hospital

Location Info
1F1 - Central Rehabilitation Services
Address
8440 112 Street
Edmonton, Alberta
T6G 2B7
Telephone
780-407-6002
Getting There

Parking and Public transportation available.

 

Hours of Operation
Days of the Week

Monday
8:00 am - 4:15 pm

Tuesday
8:00 am - 4:15 pm

Wednesday
8:00 am - 4:15 pm

Thursday
8:00 am - 4:15 pm

Friday
8:00 am - 4:15 pm

Access
Service Providers May Include
physical therapists (PTs), physical therapy assistants
Eligibility

For children from birth to 17 years.

This service is not for children who are already in the care of a physical therapist or involved in a physical therapy program unless the referral is for a consultation or assistance with treatment strategies.

Service Access

Referrals are accepted from doctors, surgeons, other rehabilitation professionals (e.g., occupational therapist, speech-language pathologist), nurse practitioners, and registered nurses (RNs).


Wait Times

An estimated wait time will be provided at the time of appointment booking.

Fees

Fees for equipment (e.g., crutches, ice picks, axilla/hand grip pads, Dycem, Thera-Band, Thera-putty).


Service Languages
Interpreter/Translation services