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Outpatient Pediatric Rehab Services

Every child deserves the opportunity to grow, flourish, play, and enjoy independence. The team at Southern Regional’s Outpatient Pediatric Rehabilitation understands the special needs of children experiencing developmental challenges and life-altering injuries or illness. They’ll work with you, your child, and your pediatrician to provide an individualized comprehensive therapy plan for your little one (ages newborn to age 12). Our services focus on Physical Therapy, Speech-Language Pathology, and Occupational Therapy.

Our team collaborates with you to develop a fully integrated, individualized care plan and home program to benefit your child. Treatment is provided in a fun, positive, and nurturing environment to achieve the best possible outcomes for your child. And it’s all right here in the southern crescent of metro Atlanta.

For further information or appointments, contact us at  770-991-8070

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Services We Offer Include:

  • Physical Therapy
  • Occupational Therapy
  • Speech Therapy

Physical Therapy

  • Evaluates and treats to promote muscular, neurological, and skeletal development related to positioning, posture, balance, coordination, strength, movement, and motor planning. Whether the condition is a developmental delay, medical condition, or injury, our team can improve the child’s functional outcomes and abilities. Therapy will focus on:
    • Gross motor skills development
    • Gait analysis and mobility training
    • Balance and coordination training
    • Rehabilitation of sports injuries
    • Motor planning

Speech-Language Pathology

  • Provides evaluation and therapy for communication and feeding skills. Through standardized testing, interactive play, social interventions, and other therapies, we determine the child’s functional level of communication and swallowing abilities. Therapy focuses on:
    • Articulation of speech sounds
    • Communication through words and sentences
    • Feeding, chewing, and swallowing skills
    • Language comprehension and cognitive development
    • Reading and phonics
    • Social skills, play and interactions
    • Voice and vocal cord dysfunction

Occupational Therapy

  • Focuses on your child’s daily function, school, and play activities through evaluation and therapeutic activities that develop fine, sensory, and visual motor skills. These activities are designed on:
    • Fine motor strengthening and coordination
    • Self-care skills: dressing, feeding, and grooming
    • Sensory processing and modulation
    • Visual-motor development
    • Motor planning
    • Adaptive play

When your child has a need for rehabilitation services, talk to your doctor about getting a referral to Southern Regional Medical Center. We can provide you with all the services you need. To schedule an appointment, call 770-991-8070.