Pediatric Physical Therapy

What Sport Should my Child Play?

Ask a PT: “What Sport Should my Child Play?” by Nicole Campbell, PT, DPT Kids Place West Pediatric Physical Therapist Often, as pediatric physical therapists, we are asked which sport we recommend.  The answer is simply – ANY!  Every sport has benefits, some different than others. Swimming is a low impact sport that improves strength,…

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Pediatric Physical Therapy

Outpatient Therapy vs. School Based Therapy

The Difference Between Outpatient Therapy and School Therapy By Jeanette Mangano, DPT Kids Place West Pediatric Physical Therapist As children are preparing for the start of a new school year, parents often ask about the difference between school-based therapy and Kids Place, an outpatient therapy clinic.  The answer can be somewhat confusing. In the simplest…

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