Neuromotor Therapy Program | Conditions and Treatments

Cerebral Palsy (CP)

What is Cerebral Palsy? Cerebral palsy (CP) is the most common physical disability of childhood. The term CP itself is an umbrella term for a group of disorders that affect body movement and posture...

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Head or Brain Injury

What is a head injury? “Head injury” is a broad term that describes many different types of conditions—ranging from bumps and bruises to concussions, skull fractures and serious brain injuries. While...

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Spinal Cord Injury

The spinal cord serves not just one critical function, but several. A compact but extremely powerful package of nerves, it works with the brain to transmit important messages that are responsible for...

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Selective Dorsal Rhizotomy

Selective dorsal rhizotomy (SDR) is a minimally invasive spinal surgery in which certain nerve fibers are cut in order to reduce spasticity in the legs. SDR is commonly performed for children with...

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Treatment
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