Pediatric Orthotics and Brace Clinic at Spaulding Outpatient Rehabilitation at Kent Hospital Pediatric
If your child is diagnosed with a neuromuscular or musculoskeletal abnormality, such as cerebral palsy, Down’s syndrome, muscular dystrophy, or a developmental or autism spectrum disorder, braces and orthotics may improve and support his or her mobility, independence, and comfort.
Our collaborative team of orthotics specialists, physical and occupational therapists, will work with you to develop customized braces and devices to give your child the freedom of movement they deserve. We perform comprehensive assessments, custom fittings, modifications and adjustments to grow with your child’s potential.
Spaulding's Approach to Pediatric Orthotics and Brace Clinic
Whether your child needs a single therapy or a multi-disciplinary rehabilitation program, our pediatric rehabilitation specialists develop a customized care plan to ensure the best possible outcomes. Our staff addresses the physical, social, emotional and academic needs of each child, laying the foundation for the continuing development of abilities and the experience of success. Clinicians work with pediatric specialists, referring physicians, schools, the family and the child to set goals and review progress. We also help families identify additional services and resources available to them within the healthcare system and in their communities.