The Norton Children’s Neuroscience Institute Cerebral Palsy Clinic is made up of board-certified, fellowship-trained physicians from across the Norton Children’s network of specialists who understand your child’s cerebral palsy. Our team aims to create a holistic, personalized treatment plan to meet your child’s unique needs once they are referred to the clinic.
Our multidisciplinary approach to care allows your child to be evaluated by several pediatric specialists all in the same visit. These specialists share clinic space, working to provide comprehensive, thoughtful evaluation and treatment to help your child move easier, loosen spastic muscles and encourage motor development.
Cerebral palsy is a neurological condition that includes several types of disorders that affect the brain and nervous system. Cerebral palsy usually appears before a child turns 3 years old. Signs include:
The disorders that make up cerebral palsy can be described by the way they affect movement, the part of the body affected and the severity of the condition. We treat all types of cerebral palsy, including:
The Norton Children’s Neuroscience Institute Cerebral Palsy Clinic core team consists of board-certified, fellowship-trained physicians, advanced practice providers, therapists, nurses and other health care professionals in various specialties, including:
Our multidisciplinary team will follow your child as they grow and develop. While cerebral palsy doesn’t progress, meaning it doesn’t get worse or spread, aspects of your child’s cerebral palsy, such as spasticity, can change as a child grows.
Once a month
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