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Pediatric physical medicine and rehabilitation

Choose a pediatric physical medicine and rehabilitation specialist at Peyton Manning Children’s Hospital at Ascension St. Vincent in Indianapolis.

Peyton Manning Children's Hospital Ascension St. VincentPediatric physical medicine and rehabilitation specialists at Peyton Manning Children’s Hospital at Ascension St. Vincent deliver care for children with conditions that affect their muscles and nervous system, such as:

  • Brain and spinal cord injuries
  • Cerebral palsy
  • Congenital abnormalities (conditions present at birth)
  • Childhood illnesses
  • Down syndrome
  • Muscular dystrophy
  • Spina bifida

A multispecialty pediatric care team

Girl talking to a doctor.At Peyton Manning Children’s Hospital, your child and family will have an entire team dedicated to their care. We start by listening to you, to better understand your child and family. Your child’s care team may also include pediatric neurologists, neurosurgeons, orthopedics specialists and more. Your child’s doctor works with their specialists and may recommend a series of diagnostic tests to help diagnose your child’s condition. Your doctor takes the time to explain your child’s diagnosis and answer your questions – big and small.

Then, we work with you to create a personalized care plan and connect your child and family with the right specialists. Your child’s care team may include a:

  • Child life specialist
  • Mental health specialist
  • Neurologist
  • Occupational therapist
  • Pharmacist
  • Physical therapist
  • Respiratory therapist
  • Speech therapist
  • Social worker
  • Other pediatric specialists

Our goal is to deliver comprehensive, therapeutic care that helps improve your child’s mobility and quality of life. To schedule an appointment, please call 317-338-9500.

Refer a patient to a pediatric specialist

Your patients and their families can expect compassionate, personalized care from the moment our specialists connect with them. Our pediatric specialists start by listening to fully understand their needs and develop an individualized care plan. To make a doctor referral, please call 317-338-9500.