Children Physical Therapy, Bergen County


Children physical therapy assists in early detection of health problems and uses a wide variety of modalities to treat disorders in the pediatric population. Our physical therapists work with infants, children and teens, who range in age from newborn to 21 years old, to help them overcome movement dysfunctions related to a wide range of conditions.


Common diagnoses of patients appropriate for child physical therapy include:

  • Cerebral Palsy
  • Spina Bifida
  • Muscular Dystrophy
  • Torticollis/ Plagiocephaly
  • Gait Abnormalities
  • Orthopedic (fractures, soft tissue, and sports related injuries)
  • Muscular weakness
  • Hypotonia
  • Genetic Syndromes

Treatments focus on improving gross and fine motor skills, balance and coordination, strength and endurance as well as cognitive and sensory processing/integration. Our physical therapists, with special training in pediatric medical conditions, will evaluate a patient’s specific needs and design a unique program to address functional deficits.

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


For more inquiries about our treatment programs, call us at 201-585-7300 or fill out our contact form.