ARIE - Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation

The evaluation and treatment of development  pathologies with a neuromotor component are managed in this medical speciality. The formulation of treatment plans that can include the prescription of bio-mechanical aids and adaptations, are carried out by the specialist who is in permanent contact with the team of therapists to achieve the best functional results in each child. At the same time the control and follow-up of the high risk children, especially the premature, has constituted a field of special interest in recent years.

The problems most frequently treated are:

• Children at high risk
• Down Syndrome and other genetic disorders
• Postural problems
• Child celebral palsy
• Muscular dystrophy and related problems
• Orthopaedic developmental disorders
• Myelomeningocele and other myelodisplasias