Physiotherapy is a treatment which helps to restore movement and function when someone is affected by injury, illness or disability though exercises, manual therapy, education and advice.
Physiotherapy department of Prayatna uses NDT approch
- Neuro Developmental Therapy (NDT) for Gross Motor Development NDT (Neuro Development Treatment)is a hands-on problem solving approach.It is used in the treatment of children who have disorders of function ,movement or postural control because of damage in their central nervous system for example, kids with cerebral palsy, spinal cord dysfunctions, genetic disorders.
Postural Correction & improvement in Balance & Coordination Physiotherapy is also helpful not only for special kids but also for normal kids exhibiting some wrong postures such as persistent W- sitting , flat arches of foot, slouched posture while sitting and standing etc. The core strengthening techniques advised by us has been extremely useful for improving problematic motor skills in kids with Autism..
Improving Core Muscle Strength & Endurance It is also useful for improving core muscle strength and respiratory endurance essential for excelling in certain outdoor games e.g. foot ball, tennis etc.
Advice regarding Orthotic Devices & Splinting
Physiotherapist after thorough assessment decides which orthotic equipment is best suited for a particular condition e.g. footwear modifications, AFO( ankle foot orthosis) etc.
If your children have been experiencing difficulties in sitting, walking, standing or using other motor skills, our pediatric physiotherapy solutions would help them get out of it. Prayatna currently serves Kerala as one of best Physiotherapy clinic in Kochi.