Infants

Physiotherapy for Children

2018-10-18T13:17:50+10:00

Paediatric physiotherapy offers specialised care for children aged from newborn to the young adult. They have an expert understanding of child development and how this relates to neurological, cardio-respiratory and musculoskeletal health.  Paediatric physiotherapists work to improve children’s motor development, strength, range of motion, endurance, balance, and co-ordination. As the body undergoes rapid changes to both [...]

Physiotherapy for Children2018-10-18T13:17:50+10:00

Mastitis

2018-08-09T14:06:04+10:00

Mastitis – a common condition affecting new mums. I’m sure many of you will have heard about it, but may not know exactly what it is, or that physiotherapy can help. Well, fear not! Today’s blog will take you through the ins and outs of mastitis and what you can do about it! What is [...]

Mastitis2018-08-09T14:06:04+10:00

Torticollis and Plagiocephaly

2018-06-28T14:44:42+10:00

This week, we take it back to the very beginning, looking at two conditions commonly seen by Laura in clinic that affect newborn babies – torticollis and plagiocephaly. The term torticollis (sometimes referred to congenital muscular torticollis) means “twisted neck” and describes an abnormal neck posture, characterised by persistent rotation of the head to one [...]

Torticollis and Plagiocephaly2018-06-28T14:44:42+10:00