Our pediatrics team at Utah Valley Hospital (formerly Utah Valley Regional Medical Center) works closely with Primary Children's Hospital and features several physician specialists on staff, which allows us to treat a wide variety of medical conditions that affect children of all ages.

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Allergy and Immunology

Allergies are immune system disorders and are among the most common of health problems.

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Pediatric Comprehensive Care

Comprehensive care includes care, prevention, early detection, and the rehabilitation of the disabled.

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Pediatric Dental Care and Orthodontics

Dental care is the maintenance of healthy teeth and straight teeth.

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Pediatric Dermatology

We provide dermatology care to diagnose and treat a variety of skin disorders.

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Pediatric Emergency Services

Emergency services provide immediate care to life threatening situations.

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Endocrinology

The endocrine system is a collection of hormone-producing glands that control basic body functions.

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Pediatric Eye Care

Many sight-threatening diseases can be cured or treated and prevent vision loss.

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Pediatric Genetics

We offer genetics testing, diagnostic, and counseling services for adults and children.

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Pediatric Lab Services

Lab services cover a wide range of laboratory functions.

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Pediatric Pain Management

Pain management services include pain management plans tailored to patient needs.

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Palliative Care

Palliative care can bring physical and emotional comfort to anyone with a serious illness.

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Pediatric Pharmacy

Pharmacy services include home delivery, online refills, and specialty pharmacy.

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Pediatric Physical Medicine

Physical medicine deals with the treatment of patients with a disease that impairs normal function.

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Pediatric Primary Care

Our doctors listen to your health concerns and focus on your individual needs.

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Pediatric Wound Care

Wound care focuses on the wound-healing process and decreasing the risk of infection.

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Emotional Abuse Treatment

Emotional abuse treatment provides relief from abuse and assault.

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Group Therapy

Group therapy occurs when a group of patients meet under the supervision of a therapist.

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Individual Therapy

Individual therapy is a process through which people work one-on-one with a trained therapist.

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Medication Management

Medication management is the monitoring of medications.

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Neuropsychological Testing

Neuropsychological assessment is used to assess cognitive functioning.

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Psychological Testing

Psychological testing measures behavior.

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Substance Abuse Treatment

Substance abuse treatment provides support for those fighting substance addictions.

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Blood Cell Disorders

Blood disorders include diseases that affect red and white blood cells, and platelets.

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Childhood Stroke

A stroke happens when blood flow to the brain stops.

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Concussion

A concussion, sometimes called a mild traumatic brain injury, is caused by a blow to the head.

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Epilepsy

Epilepsy is a neurological condition that increases susceptibility to seizures.

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Hydrocephalus

Hydrocephalus occurs when there is excessive cerebro spinal fluid in the brain.

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Migraine Headaches

A migraine is a throbbing headache with symptoms other than pain.

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Neuromuscular Diseases

A neuromuscular disease affects the peripheral nervous system.

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Spina Bifida

Spina bifida is characterized by abnormal development of the back and spinal cord.

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Child Abuse and Neglect Prevention

Save childrens' lives by helping prevent and treat child abuse and neglect.

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Child Abuse and Neglect Treatment

Save childrens' lives by helping prevent and treat child abuse and neglect.

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Anorectal Malformation

Anorectal malformations are birth defects in which the anus and rectum do not develop properly.

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Fecal Incontinence

Fecal incontinence is the inability to control bowel movements.

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Fistula-in-ano

An anal fistula is an abnormal tunnel that connects the anal canal to the skin of the buttocks.

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Hirschsprung's Disease

Hirschsprung's disease occurs when nerve cells in the intestine do not form properly while a baby is developing during pregnancy.

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Idiopathic Constipation

Idiopathic constipation is reduced stool frequency.

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Pelvic Floor Conditions

Pelvic floor conditions occur when there is damage to the pelvic floor.

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Rectal Prolapse

Rectal prolapse occurs when the rectum drops out of its normal place within the body.

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Rectal Stenosis

Rectal stenosis is the abnormal narrowing of the rectum.

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Type 1 Diabetes

Type 1 Diabetes is when the body's immune system destroys insulin producing cells.

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Type 2 Diabetes

Type 2 Diabetes occurs when the body can't make enough insulin or can't use it properly.

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Dysphagia

Dysphagia is difficulty swallowing.

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Crohn's Disease

Crohn's disease is an inflammatory bowel disease that is a chronic condition.

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Enterostomal Therapy

Enterostomal therapy specializes in the care of stomas.

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Gastrostomy

Gastrostomy is the creation of an artificial opening into the stomach for nutritional support.

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Inflammatory Bowel Disease

Inflammatory bowel disease involves chronic inflammation of the digestive tract.

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Liver Disease

Liver disease includes diseases that cause the liver to function improperly.

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Ostomy

An ostomy is an artificial opening to allow for discharge of body wastes.

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Ulcerative Colitis

Ulcerative colitis occurs when the inner lining of the large intestine and rectum become inflamed.

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Hearing Assessment

A hearing assessment provides an evaluation of a person's hearing.

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Hearing Loss

Hearing loss is a partial or total inability to hear.

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Ablation Therapy

Ablation therapy is used to remove abnormal tissue that occurs with some heart conditions.

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Capillary Malformation

A capillary malformation is a flat, sharply defined vascular stain of the skin.

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Catecholaminergic Polymorphic Ventricular Tachycardia

Catecholaminergic polymorphic ventricular tachycardia is characterized by an abnormal heart rhythm.

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Electrocardiography

Electrocardiography amplifies and records the heart's electrical impulses.

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Electrophysiology

Electrophysiology studies are performed to detect abnormal heart rhythm disturbances.

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Fibroadipose Vascular Anomaly

Fibro vascular anomaly is characterized by fibrofatty infiltration of muscle, unusual phlebectasia with pain, and contracture of the affected extremity.

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Heart Failure

Heart failure occurs when the heart cannot pump enough oxygenated blood.

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Hemangioma

A hemangioma is a type of birthmark.

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Klippel-Trenaunay Syndrome

Klippel-Trenaunay syndrome affects the development of blood vessels, soft tissues, and bones.

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Long QT Syndrome

Long QT syndrome can potentially cause fast, chaotic heartbeats.

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Lymphatic Malformation including Cystic Hygroma

A lymphatic malformation is a mass that results from abnormal formation of lymphatic vessels.

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Pediatric Congenital Heart Disease

Pediatric congenital heart disease is an abnormality in your heart's structure.

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Pulmonary Vascular Diseases

Pulmonary vascular diseases affect the blood vessels leading to or from the lungs.

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Short QT Syndrome

Short QT syndrome is a condition in which the heart's normal rhythm is disrupted.

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Sodium Overlap Syndromes

Sodium overlap syndromes are associated with a wide range of arrhythmia syndromes.

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Vascular Birthmarks

A vascular birthmark is a discoloration of the skin caused by blood vessels that don't form correctly.

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Venous Malformation

A venous malformation is a type of vascular malformation.

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CT Scan

CT scans are special X-ray tests that produce cross-sectional images of the body.

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Echocardiogram

An echocardiogram is a procedure used to assess the heart's function and structures.

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Electrocardiogram

An electrocardiogram is used to evaluate the heart.

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Electroencephalogram

An electroencephalogram measures brain waves.

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Magnetic Resonance Imaging

Magnetic resonance imaging is used to produce images of structures within the body.

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Nuclear Medicine Scans

Nuclear medicine uses very small amounts of radioactive materials to examine organs.

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Positron Emission Tomography Scan

Positron emission tomography is used to examine various body tissues.

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Ultrasound

Ultrasound uses high-frequency sound waves to look at structures inside the body.

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X-Ray

An X-ray is common test that produces images of the structures inside the body.

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Drug-Resistant Infections

Drug-resistant infections occur when microbes survive exposure to antimicrobial agents.

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Endocarditis

Endocarditis is an infection of the inner lining of your heart.

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Meningitis

Meningitis is a disease caused by an inflammation of the meninges.

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Osteomyelitis

Osteomyelitis is an inflammation of bone tissue that is usually the result of an infection.

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Acute Kidney Failure

Acute kidney failure occurs when your kidneys suddenly stop functioning.

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Lactation Consultation

Lactation consultation specializes in the clinical care of breastfeeding.

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Eating Disorders

Eating disorders include anorexia, bulimia, and binge eating.

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Feeding Problems

Feeding problems are characterized by the inability or refusal to eat.

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Bone Fractures

A fracture is a partial or complete break in the bone.

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Musculoskeletal Trauma

Musculoskeletal trauma refers to injuries of the muscles, tendons, or ligaments.

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Scoliosis

Scoliosis is defined as a curvature of the spine measuringĀ 10 degrees or greater.

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Cleft Lip

Cleft lip is an abnormality in which the lip does not completely form.

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Cleft Palate

Cleft palate occurs when the roof of the mouth does not completely close.

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Asthma

Asthma is a disease of the lungs in which the airways are inflamed.

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Arthritis

Arthritis is characterized by pain, swelling, and limited movement in joints.

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Vasculitis

Vasculitis include conditions that inflame or damage the blood vessels.

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Sports Injuries

Sports injuries are injuries that occur in athletic activities.

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Anesthesiology

Anesthesiology is the practice of relieving of pain of a surgical patient .

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Cardiothoracic Surgery

Cardiothoracic surgery is the surgical treatment of diseases affecting organs inside the chest.

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Endoscopy

An endoscopy allows a doctor to see inside the body using an endoscope.

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Gastrointestinal Surgery

Gastrointestinal surgery refers to surgical procedures of the digestive system.

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Genital Surgery

Genital surgery is performed on the genitalia.

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Hand Surgery

Hand surgery incorporates different types of surgery on the hand.

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Head and Neck Surgery

Head and neck surgery refers to surgical procedures of the head and neck.

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Inguinal Surgery

Inguinal surgery repairs a hernia in the abdominal wall of your groin.

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Laparoscopy

Laparoscopy is a procedure used to examine the organs of the abdominal cavity.

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Neonatal Surgery

Neonatal surgery focuses on the surgical management of newborns.

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Neurosurgery

Neurosurgery provides management of disorders affecting the nervous systems.

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Thoracoscopy

Thoracoscopy is the examination or resection of disease within the pleural and thoracic cavity.

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ADD/ADHD

Attention deficit (hyperactivity) disorder is characterized by inattention and hyperactivity.

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Angelman's

People with Angelman syndrome have an unusual facial appearance and short stature.

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Apraxia

Apraxia is the inability to perform particular actions, as a result of brain damage.

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Arterial Venous Malformation

Arteriovenous malformations occur when blood vessels in your body form incorrectly.

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Articulation Disorders

Articulation disorder is the inability to form certain word sounds correctly.

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Asperger's Syndrome

Asperger's syndrome is often considered a high functioning form of autism.

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Ataxia

Ataxia is a loss of muscle control in the arms and legs, which may lead to a lack of balance.

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Auditory Neuropathy Spectrum Disorder

Auditory neuropathy spectrum disorders occur when a child has difficulty distinguishing sound.

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Autism

Autism is characterized by difficulty in communicating and forming relationships.

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Cardiac Rehabilitation

Cardiac rehabilitation is a program for people who have heart disease.

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Central Auditory Processing Disorder

Auditory processing disorder occurs when kids can't process the information they hear.

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Cerebral Palsy

Cerebral palsy describes a group of neurological disorders.

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Chronic Pain

Chronic pain is pain lasting more than six months.

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Complex Regional Pain Syndrome

Complex regional pain syndrome is a chronic condition that causes long-lasting pain.

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Congenital Anomalies of the Bones, Joints, Muscles

Congenital anomalies are birth defects of the bones, joints, and muscles.

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Deconditioning

Deconditioning is the loss of fitness or muscle tone.

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Developmental Delay

Developmental delay identifies children who have difficulty accomplishing early developmental.

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Difficulty with Daily Living Activities

Difficulty with daily living activities occurs when one has difficulty performing daily activities.

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Difficulty with Handwriting

Handwriting difficulty occurs when children have difficulty mastering writing.

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Difficulty with Independent Living Skills

Difficulty with independent living skills is difficulty performing activities that allow one to live on their own.

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Downs Syndrome

Down syndrome involves birth defects, intellectual disabilities, characteristic facial features.

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Dysarthria

Dysarthria is difficulty speaking or unclear articulation of speech.

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Dyscoordination

Dyscoordiation is the inability to perform smoothly coordinated voluntary movements.

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Dyspraxia

Dyspraxia is a developmental disorder affecting gross motor coordination.

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Dystonia

Dystonia affects the way the body moves and causes the muscles to contract.

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Erb's Palsy, Brachial Plexus Injury

Brachial plexus injuries include any injury to the brachial plexus nerves.

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Expressive Language Disorder

Expressive language disorder identifies developmental delays and difficulties to speak.

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Feeding Difficulties

Feeding difficulties include problems gathering food and getting ready to suck.

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Fine Motor Delay

Fine motor delay is any dysfunction in the effort to produce movements.

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Flat Feet

Flat feet may occur when the arches of the feet don't develop during childhood.

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Gait Abnormalities

Gait abnormality is a deviation from normal walking.

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Gross Motor Delay

Gross motor delay occurs when a child does not reach expected developmental milestones.

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Hoarseness

Hoarseness refers to a harsh, or strained voice.

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Hyperlordosis

Hyperlordosis is an exaggerated lumbar curve in the spine.

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Hypernasality

Hypernasality occurs when the tissues of the palate and pharynx do not close properly.

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Hypertonia

Hypertonia is an increased tightness of muscle tone and reduced capacity to stretch.

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Joint Pain

Joint pain is discomfort that arises from any joint.

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Kyphosis

Kyphosis is excessive outward curvature of the spine.

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Language Delay

Language delay occurs if a child does not meet language developmental milestones.

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Muscular Dystrophy

Muscular dystrophy describes a genetic disorder of the muscles.

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Pervasive Developmental Disorders (PDD)

Pervasive developmental disorder is a type of autism disorder.

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Phonological Disorders

Phonological disorder is a speech disorder known as an articulation disorder.

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Plagiocephaly

Plagiocephaly refers to a misshapen head from repeated pressure.

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Post Fracture Recovery

Post-fracture recovery is the process of healing from a broken bone.

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Post Orthopedic Surgery Rehabilitation

Post orthopedic surgery rehabilitation is the recovery process after orthopedic surgery.

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Receptive Language Disorder

Receptive language disorder occurs when a child has difficulty understanding what is said to them.

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Rett Syndrome

Rett syndrome affects the way the brain develops, and occurs almost exclusively in girls.

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Selective Mutism

Selective mutism is a condition in which a child stops speaking, usually in school or social settings.

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Sensorineural Hearing Loss

The root cause of sensorineural hearing loss lies in the vestibulocochlear nerve or the inner ear.

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Sensory Integration Dysfunction

Sensory integration dysfunction occurs when sensory signals don't get organized into appropriate responses.

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Social Skills Dysfunction

Social skills dysfunction is the difficulty of understanding and using the rules of social communication.

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Spasticity

Spasticity is characterized by tight or stiff muscles and an inability to control those muscles.

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Speech and Sound Disorders

Speech and sound disorders affect a person's ability to communicate effectively.

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Spinal Muscle Atrophy

Spinal muscular atrophy results in muscle wasting and weakness.

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Stuttering

Stuttering is a speech disorder that may include repeating words or phrases.

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Toe Walking

Toe walking occurs when people walk on the toes or the ball of the foot.

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Tongue Thrust

Tongue thrust occurs when the tongue protrudes through the anterior incisors.

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Torticollis

Torticollis is a twisting of the neck that causes the head to rotate.

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Tourette's Syndrome

Tourette's syndrome causes a person to make repeated, quick movements or sounds.

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Velopharyngeal Dysfunction

Velopharyngeal dysfunction causes a leak of sound or air into the nose during speech.

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Visual Perception or Motor Dysfunction

Motor dysfunction refers to the abnormal functioning of a muscle that affects movement.

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Vocal Cord Paralysis

Vocal cord paralysis occurs when the nerve impulses to your voice box are interrupted.

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Vocal Nodules

Vocal cord nodules are growths on both vocal cords that are caused by vocal abuse.