Cairns Physiotherapy Clinic

Paediatric Physiotherapy

At PhysioMotion Cairns, we provide numerous services for babies, children and adolescents. Our Physiotherapist Shannon has special interest in Paediatric Physiotherapy. We work closely with local Paediatricians, Doctors, Child Development Service (CDS), Disability Services Queensland (DSQ), Queensland Paediatric Rehabilitation Service (QPRS), Cerebral Palsy League and ARC Disabilities in order to achieve the best outcome for your child. Our team of experienced Physiotherapists can assess and treat various conditions or concerns including the following:

  • Developmental Assessments for Babies and Children.
  • Head Shape monitoring for babies.
  • Severs Disease, Oshgood Schlatters and other growing pains.
  • Toe Walking.
  • Musculoskeletal injury.
  • Sport injury management.
  • Neck and back pain.
  • Scoliosis.
  • Cerebral Palsy.
  • Down’s Syndrome.
  • Prader Willi Syndrome.
  • Low Tone (Hypotonia) and Increase Tone (Hypertonia).

If you have any concerns regarding your baby or child whether it is related to their gross motor development or an injury, please contact our office and one of our friendly Physiotherapists can help you with any enquires.

Neurological Conditions

Our Physiotherapy team are trained in assessment, treatment and long term management of numerous neurological conditions. We pride ourselves on our holistic approach to management by working closely with Doctors, Specialists, other Allied Health Professionals, Families and Carers to achieve the best outcome for each individual. Our Physiotherapists can help with the following neurological conditions:

  • Acquired Brain Injuries (ABI) and Traumatic Brain Injuries (TBI).
  • Stroke.
  • Parkinson’s Disease.
  • Multiple Sclerosis (MS).
  • Cerebral Palsy.
  • Ataxia.
  • Guillain-Barre Syndrome.

If you have any queries about other conditions we may be able to assist with, please don’t hesitate to contact our office for further information.