Physiotherapy in Edmonton – Milestone Physio & Wellness Clinic

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PEDIATRIC AND GERIATRIC REHAB

Pediatric & Geriatric Rehab: Empowering All Ages Towards Better Mobility and Independence

Arthritis and osteoporosis significantly affect the elderly, while children with developmental or post-surgical needs require specialized care. Recognizing these needs, our clinic offers comprehensive Pediatric & Geriatric Rehab services designed to enhance quality of life, improve mobility, and foster independence.

Understanding Pediatric & Geriatric Rehab

Pediatric & Geriatric Rehab at Milestone Physio & Wellness Clinic focuses on delivering tailored physical therapy to both children and the elderly facing physical and developmental challenges. Whether it’s managing conditions like Alzheimer’s and Parkinson’s in older adults or supporting children with disabilities, our goal is to enhance mobility, alleviate pain, and promote independence. 

Pediatric Rehab: A Path to Independence

Pediatric rehab caters to children diagnosed with physical and developmental disabilities, aiming to assist them in achieving an independent lifestyle. Through a blend of therapeutic treatments, including occupational and physical therapy, we strive to optimize each child’s physical abilities and development.

Geriatric Rehabilitation: Enhancing Quality of Life

Geriatric rehab is specifically designed for adults, typically those over 65, struggling with physical and mental disabilities. Our approach encompasses a variety of therapeutic interventions to address the unique challenges faced by the elderly, from Alzheimer’s to osteoporosis, focusing on improving mobility, reducing pain, and supporting a more independent lifestyle.

Therapies Employed in Pediatric & Geriatric Rehab

Our Pediatric & Geriatric Rehab programs incorporate a diverse range of therapies based on the individual’s specific needs and diagnoses. From psychotherapy for dementia patients to rehabilitative services for spinal cord injuries, our tailored therapies aim to address the comprehensive needs of our patients.

Family support is integral to the rehabilitation process, especially for patients recovering at home. Our therapists collaborate closely with both the patient and their family members to create a personalized care plan that ensures the best possible outcomes.

What Are The Benefits?

Pediatric/Geriatric rehabilitation has many benefits, including improved physical and mental health, reduced risk of falls and injuries, increased independence, and the ability to participate in daily life activities. For people with dementia or Parkinson’s disease, it can reduce symptoms and improve their quality of life. Other benefits include:

Your First Appointment: A Step Towards Recovery

At your initial visit to Milestone Physio & Wellness Clinic for Pediatric & Geriatric Rehab, our expert physiotherapists will conduct a thorough assessment to understand your symptoms and identify the root cause of your challenges. An individualized treatment plan will be crafted, focusing on improving function, easing pain, and enhancing your overall well-being. Throughout your treatment, we’ll adapt your plan to maximize recovery and support your journey towards improved health.

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At Milestone Physio & Wellness Clinic, we specialize in pediatric and geriatric rehabilitation to assist patients in maintaining an independent and healthy lifestyle.

If you or someone you know suffers from age-related limitations, our geriatric rehabilitation therapists are here for you! Give us a call today for more information about how we can help your loved one regain their independence.

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6007 Mill Woods Rd S Edmonton, AB T6L 5X9

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FAQ: Pediatric & Geriatric Rehab

Pediatric & Geriatric Rehab refers to specialized rehabilitation services designed to support children and elderly individuals facing physical, developmental, or cognitive challenges. These services aim to improve mobility, enhance the quality of life, and increase independence through tailored therapeutic interventions.

Children with developmental disabilities, post-surgical recovery needs, or other physical challenges can benefit from Pediatric Rehab. Similarly, Geriatric Rehab is beneficial for elderly individuals experiencing conditions like arthritis, osteoporosis, Alzheimer's, Parkinson's, or those recovering from surgeries, aiming to restore their mobility and independence.

Our Pediatric & Geriatric Rehab programs include a variety of therapies tailored to each individual's needs, such as physical therapy, occupational therapy, speech therapy, manual therapy, exercise programs, and pain management strategies. The specific therapies used depend on the patient's condition and goals.

Rehab programs for arthritis and osteoporosis focus on pain relief, strengthening muscles around affected joints, improving flexibility and balance, and educating on managing symptoms. These interventions aim to reduce discomfort and enhance the ability to perform daily tasks.

Yes, one of the primary goals of Pediatric & Geriatric Rehab is to increase patients' independence. By addressing specific physical or cognitive challenges, therapy can help individuals perform daily activities more efficiently and with less assistance.

If you or your loved one is facing challenges with mobility, experiencing pain from conditions like arthritis, or dealing with developmental disabilities, Pediatric & Geriatric Rehab may be beneficial. A consultation with a physiotherapist can provide a comprehensive assessment and recommend an appropriate treatment plan.

To begin with Pediatric & Geriatric Rehab services, contact our clinic to schedule an assessment with one of our certified physiotherapists. During your initial appointment, we will evaluate your specific needs and develop a personalized rehab program to address your goals.