Pediatric Therapy

Changing lives through play-based physical therapy

By Donna Temple, PT, Aquacare – Millville When I tell people I am a pediatric physical therapist, they usually give me a confused look and ask, “Children need PT?” I explain that as children we all learn to move and gain mobility to explore and learn. It’s what happens right? Children learn to roll, sit, […]

Written by on April 24, 2023

Physical Therapy for Torticollis

Most have known babies who always seem to have a “cute head tilt” to one side, but did you know that this could actually be suggestive of a relatively common pediatric musculoskeletal condition called torticollis? As a pediatric physical therapist, I am often involved in the screening and treatment of torticollis and hope that this […]

Written by on January 31, 2021

Constipation in Kids

Kids and constipation… it’s more common than you think! Did you know that constipation effects from 1%-30% of children worldwide? An estimated $3.9 billion dollars per year go toward health resources for children who have constipation. Constipation can be an underlying cause of day time and nighttime wetting in children. Functional constipation is constipation that […]

Written by on January 31, 2020