Family Physiotherapy Centre of London offers specialized services for children aged 0-18 years. Paediatric Physiotherapists specialize in movement, early development and optimizing function, performance and quality of life in children from birth through 18 years of age. Physiotherapy services for children are completed in a fun and engaging atmosphere with individual one-on-one attention.
Samantha Doralp is a registered Physiotherapist with a doctorate in Rehabilitation Sciences specializing in early motor development. She is committed to ensuring that your child’s unique and evolving needs are met in a fun and friendly therapeutic environment.
Physiotherapy services can benefit the following areas of development:
- motor planning
- muscle strength
- body awareness
- acquisition of early developmental milestones
- gross motor skills
Who We Treat
We provide services to children with a wide range of acute and chronic diagnoses that relate to physical, neurological or congenital conditions. These include:
- Plagiocephaly and/or Torticollis
- Activity or growth related issues
- Idiopathic Toe walking
- Gross Motor Delay
- Developmental Coordination Disorder
- Muscular Dystrophy
- Autism Spectrum Disorders
- Cerebral Palsy
- Down Syndrome
- Paediatric Orthopaedic conditions
- Post-surgical rehabilitation
- Growing pains
Is this service covered?
Services are covered by health care plans that cover Physiotherapy. You do NOT require a physician’s referral to book an appointment; however, some health care plans require a physician’s referral for coverage. Call your health care provider for more information. Children might be covered under the Acute Physiotherapy OHIP Program — call the clinic to inquire about details.
If your physician would like to refer you for Physiotherapy, you can print out a referral form and have your physician fax it to 519-439-2111. Alternatively, you can call at 519-439-6111 to book an appointment.
Our Current Fee Schedule
Paediatric Assessment (1 hour) – $120
Paediatric treatment (30 minutes) – $70
What patients can expect
The initial assessment will take approximately 40-60 minutes depending on your child’s unique needs. Following this assessment, a plan of care will be developed and each subsequent visit is 30 minutes in length.