Q Paediatrics strives to optimise a child’s function throughout all stages of development.  This may include infants who are not achieving the appropriate milestones, toddlers who are having difficulty acquiring new gross motor skills or school age children who are having difficulty completing the required fine motor skills of the classroom or trouble participating in physical activities with their peers in class and in the playground.

 

  • Developmental Physiotherapy

    Developmental Physiotherapy

    We strive to optimise a child’s function throughout all stages of development, such as infants not achieving appropriate milestones, toddlers who are having difficulty acquiring new gross motor skills or school age children who are having trouble participating in physical activities with their peers in class and in the playground.

  • Neurological and Congenital Disabilities

    Neurological and Congenital Disabilities

    Paediatric physiotherapy for neurological disorders and disabilities covers many different conditions. When working with these patients and their families we aim to optimise development and participation within the family, school and community.

  • Autism Spectrum Disorder

    Autism Spectrum Disorder

    Children with autism may or may not have related movement difficulties. Physiotherapy can help with the optimal development of motor skills by initially assessing the neuro sensory motor profile of your child and developing a program to address any underlying weaknesses in both the sensory and muscular systems.

  • Joint Hypermobility Disorder and Elhers Danlos Syndrome

    Joint Hypermobility Disorder and Elhers Danlos Syndrome

    Joint hypermobility (excessive joint movement) is quite common.  Those that have hypermobile joints are not necessarily impacted by it although when it does impact a person it can do so in a number of ways.

  • Musculoskeletal Conditions & Sports Physiotherapy

    Musculoskeletal Conditions & Sports Physiotherapy

    Here at Q Paediatrics, we understand the impact of growth and development on musculoskeletal injuries. We can asses your child’s overall physical profile and how this relates to the injury rather than just looking at the injury in isolation, then creating age appropriate exercise program for injury rehabilitation

  • Chronic Pain Management

    Chronic Pain Management

    Here at Q Paediatrics, we understand the impact of growth and development on musculoskeletal injuries. We can asses your child’s overall physical profile and how this relates to the injury rather than just looking at the injury in isolation, then creating age appropriate exercise program for injury rehabilitation

  • Infant Care

    Infant Care

    Infants can present with a number a postural anomilies that can develop inutero or after birth. Management of these conditions involves educating parents and carers on strategies to correct these minor abnormalities.

  • Orthopaedic Management

    Orthopaedic Management

    Children can develop a number of orthopaedic conditions or sustain an orthopaedic injury through their development. In some instances these conditions require conservative management such as physiotherapy intervention to minimise pain and strengthen particular muscles around the affected area.

  • Exercise Physiology

    Exercise Physiology

    Accredited exercise physiologists (AEPs) are allied health professionals who specialise in the delivery of exercise for the prevention and management of chronic diseases and injuries.  AEPs do not perform any hands on therapy and use the Exercise is Medicine philosophy to assist in management of conditions utilizing exercise as the primary form of treatment. 

  • Cardiorespiratory Care

    Cardiorespiratory Care

    Some children may only require chest physiotherapy for a short period when they are unwell (e.g. children with pneumonia), whilst some children with respiratory conditions such as CF (Cystic Fibrosis) require regular chest physiotherapy.

  • Bladder and Bowel Dysfunction

    Bladder and Bowel Dysfunction

    We can help to assist your child with urinary or faecal incontinence, including day time and night time accidents. Physiotherapy for these children may include simple strategies at home and an education or exercise program.

  • Hard Core Kids®

    Hard Core Kids®

    Hard Core Kids® is a unique physiotherapy based exercise program for kids, from 3-18yrs to create a fun, dynamic exercise environment for children to optimise their physical development.