Bethesda Hospital East

Our Services

 

Our Center for Pediatric Development offers the following evaluation and treatment services:

 

  • Activities of Daily Living (ADL)
  • Adaptive Equipment 
  • Aquatic Therapy 
  • Apraxia of Speech Rehabilitation 
  • Augmentative Communication Systems 
  • Autism Spectrum Disorders   
  • Aural Habilitation 
  • Feeding/Swallowing Evaluation & Therapy 
  • Gait Training 
  • Gross & Fine Motor Treatment
  • Hearing Testing
  • Multidisciplinary Rehabilitation Evaluation 
  • Neurodevelopmental Evaluation & Treatment
  • Newborn Screening with follow-up 
  • Parent Education 
  • Perceptual/Cognitive Testing
  • Sensory Integration Treatment 
  • Speech & Language Evaluation/Treatment (Including pre-speech, language, voice, fluency and articulation)
  • Torticollis Rehabilitation
  • Video Fluoroscopic Speech Studies (VPI) 
  • Video Fluoroscopic Swallowing
  • Studies Wheelchair Evaluation

 

The parents or caregivers are an integral part of our treatment program and are encouraged to be involved in their child's program through participation in treatment sessions and home programs.  Our staff facilitates patient interaction, socialization and support through a variety of scheduled activities.

 

Scope of Care
Assisting children in achieving all that is possible in their lives is the motivation for the Center for Pediatric Development.  Our Center utilizes an interdisciplinary approach to the treatment of a wide variety of problems.

 

These problems include:

  • Autism Spectrum Disorders
  • Cerebral Palsy
  • Cleft Palate 
  • Communication Disorders
  • Developmental Delay
  • Down Syndrome
  • Dysphagia
  • Failure to Thrive
  • Head Injury
  • High Risk Infants
  • Learning Disabilities
  • Neuromuscular Disorders
  • Orthopedic Disorders
  • Rare Diseases & Syndromes
  • Sensory Integration Disorders
  • Speech and Language Disorders
  • Torticollis