Children’s Physical Therapy

Children’s Specialist at Town Physical Therapy

Physical Therapy for kids and teenagers who have been injured, have a developmental problem or suffer from pain from an illness or disability is a key component.
The approach to Children’s Physical Therapy at our center is centered on alleviating pain and facilitating children’s return to their daily activities with a focus on their well-being. The functional exercises and systematic approaches will help activate, strengthen and increase range of motion. We will also teach and consult them to prevent future injuries.

Our Children’s physical therapy, Town PT approach will

  • Specific manual therapy technique
  • Joint mobilization
  • Trigger point therapy and myofascial release
  • Muscle energy techniques
  • McKenzie exercise programs
  • Postural training
  • Strengthening, flexibility and mobility training
  • Balance / proprioception training
  • Post – operative rehabilitation
  • Modalities (electrical stimulation and ultrasound)
  • Therapeutic exercise
  • Ergonomic Therapy
  • Variety of different soft tissue techniques
  • Home exercise programs

Reason why you need correct Physical Therapy and Rehabilitation

At Town Physical Therapy we treat patients with all types of ailments and pain patterns. The doctor and physical therapist will develop specific programs to address the cause of your pain and dysfunction. Sports physical therapy for kids treat all these conditions with our hands on physical therapy and rehabilitation approach
As a pediatric physical therapist, my role is to identify the root cause of a child’s problem and then address it with effective treatments. This could mean trying to correct developmental issues or cognitive impairment in a young child. Or it might involve helping a youngster heal from an injury, particularly if the problem arises from movements that are compensating for a faulty joint. At Town Physical Therapy plans will be setup based on the patient specific diagnosis. After a thorough functional examination conducted by our therapists / doctors they will customize treatment plans that are designed to increase stability, promote increased mobility all pain.

  • Autism
  • Neurological injuries, including nerve damage and brain injuries
  • Musculoskeletal injuries (fractures, strains, sprains etc.)
  • Neurological disorders such as hydrocephalus, spina bifida, muscular dystrophy and cerebral palsy
  • Musculoskeletal disorders such as juvenile rheumatoid arthritis, hypotonia (lax muscle tone) and hypertonia (excessive muscle tone)

Pediatric physical therapy offers a safe, supervised, drug-free complement to other forms of pediatric care. If your child is seen by our physical therapist, you will benefit from the following at Making Strides Physical Therapy:

  • Exercises to rebuild muscle strength following fracture repair or other lengthy convalescence
  • Flexibility exercises to help restore full range of motion following a sprain or strain
  • Gentle stretches and other methods to lengthen and loosen tight tissues that affect gait
  • Core training exercises to help your child assume a straight, healthy posture and resist injury

Pediatric Physical Therapy Treatment

Our goal and approach is to provide patients with the best functional customized treatment plans with emphasis on personalized attention and commitment to excellence that distinguishes Town Physical Therapy as one of the premier providers of Kids Physical Therapy and Rehabilitation.

Why Choose Town PT for Your Newborn:

  • Specialized Expertise: Our team comprises experienced pediatric physical therapists who have a deep understanding of torticollis and its effects on newborns.
  • Compassionate Care: We treat every newborn with the utmost care, patience, and gentleness, ensuring their comfort throughout the therapy process.
  • Proven Results: Over the years, we’ve helped numerous newborns achieve improved neck mobility and overall health.
  • Convenient Locations: With our offices located in Maywood and Paramus, we’re easily accessible to families in the region.

Our Approach to Newborn Torticollis Care:

  • Torticollis Assessment: Our journey begins with a thorough evaluation of your newborn’s condition. We assess the severity of torticollis and identify any underlying factors contributing to it.
  • Customized Treatment Plans: Based on the assessment, we develop personalized treatment plans tailored to your baby’s unique needs.
  • Gentle Exercises and Stretches: We work closely with parents to teach them gentle exercises and stretches that can help improve neck mobility and alleviate discomfort in their newborns.
  • Parent Education: We believe in empowering parents with the knowledge and skills required to continue therapy at home, ensuring consistent progress.

Contact Us for Newborn Torticollis Care:

If you’ve noticed signs of torticollis in your newborn or have concerns about their neck mobility, please don’t hesitate to reach out. Our team is here to provide the expert care and support your baby needs.

For appointments and more information, visit

Town Physical Therapy Locations:

Maywood, NJ | Emerson, NJ | Bergenfield, NJ | Clifton, NJ | Paramus, NJ


We have a team of highly trained and experienced professionals.

  • (201) 880-7787


  • (201) 880-7787