45 Emerson Plaza East #102, Emerson, NJ 07630

Children’s Physical Therapy

Physical therapy for children and adolescents who have suffered injuries, development problems, or suffering from illness or disability - is a crucial element.

Physical therapy at the Emerson Physical Therapy & Rehab Center will focus on reducing pain and helping children return to their daily lives. Functional exercises and system approaches will help to activate, strengthen, and increase the range of movement. We will also teach them and consult to prevent future injuries.

Our physical therapy at EPT&Rehab approach will:

  • Eliminate pain at the source
  • Enable the body, through proper function and stability, to get fit and stronger
  • Increase joint mobility and ligament and muscular flexibility
  • Improve health and circulation to tissue and muscles
  • Help prevent Injuries
  • Increase ergonomic awareness
  • Shorten recovery time

In Emerson Physical Therapy & Rehab Center, rehabilitation plans will be developed based on a patient-specific diagnosis. After a thorough functional examination carried out by our therapists/doctors, they will adapt treatment plans that aim to increase stability, promote increased mobility, and eliminate all pain. Physical therapy and rehabilitation programs are developed using the most effective treatments available, including:

  • Specific manual therapy technique
  • NEUROMUSCULAR STABILIZATION according to Kolar
  • Joint mobilization
  • Trigger point therapy and myofascial release
  • Muscle energy techniques
  • McKenzie exercise programs
  • Postural training
  • Strengthening, flexibility and mobility training
  • Balance/proprioception training
  • Post-operative rehabilitation
  • Modalities (electrical stimulation and ultrasound)
  • Therapeutic exercise
  • Ergonomic Therapy
  • Variety of different soft tissue techniques
  • Home exercise programs

The reason why you need proper physical medicine and rehabilitation:

At Emerson Physical Therapy & Rehab Center, we treat patients with all types of pain and pain patterns. The doctor and physiotherapist will develop unique programs that will help to solve the problem of your pain and dysfunction. We treat all these conditions with the help of active physical therapy and rehabilitation:

  • Orthopedic conditions
  • Neurological conditions
  • Athletic/Sport Injuries
    • Achilles Tendonitis
    • Stress Fractures
    • Shoulder Instability
    • Meniscus Tear
    • Ligament Sprain/ Muscle Strain
    • Golfers Elbow (Medial Epicondylitis)
    • Tennis Elbow (Lateral Epicondylitis)
    • ACL/PCL Tear
    • MCL/LCL Sprain/Tear
    • Rotator Cuff Injury
    • Shin Splints
  • BACK
    • Thoracic/ Lumbar Strain/Strain
    • Scoliosis
    • Nerve Impingement (Radiculopathy)
    • Muscle Spasms
    • Arthritis
    • Degenerative Disc Disease
    • Spondylolisthesis
    • Sacroiliac Joint Dysfunction
    • Piriformis Syndrome
    • Sciatica
    • Post-Surgical Rehabilitation
    • Facet Syndrome
    • Disk Herniation
    • Lumbar Stenosis
    • Pre and Post Pregnancy Pain and Discomfort
  • NECK
    • Cervical Sprain/Strain
    • Cervical Disk Herniation
    • Torticollis
    • Myofasciitis
    • Nerve Impingement (Cervical Radiculopathy)
    • Muscle Spasms
    • Arthritis
    • Degenerative Disc Disease
    • Thoracic Outlet Syndrome
    • Whiplash
    • Post-Surgical Rehabilitation
  • SHOULDER
    • Arthritis
    • Bicep Tendonitis
    • Frozen Shoulder (Adhesive Capsulitis)
    • Rotator Cuff Tendinitis/Tendinosis
    • Labrum Tears
    • Shoulder Instability
    • Shoulder Sprain/Strain
    • Shoulder Tendonitis
    • Shoulder Impingement
    • Shoulder Bursitis
    • Acromioclavicular Joint/Shoulder Separation/Dislocation
    • Clavicle Fractures
    • Scapular Dysfuntions
    • Post-Surgical Rehabilitation
  • KNEE
    • Meniscus Tears
    • ACL/PCL Tear
    • MCL/LCL Sprain/Tear
    • Runners Knee- Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome
    • PFPS (Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome in non runners)
    • Patellar Tendonitis- Jumpers Knee
    • Pes Anserine Bursitis/Tendinopathy
    • Plica
    • Inner knee pain
    • Knee Bursitis
    • Iliotibial Band Syndrome
    • Chondromalacia Patella
    • Arthritis
    • Post-Surgical Rehabilitation
  • FOOT & ANKLE
    • Heel Pain
    • Plantar Fasciitis
    • Runners Heel
    • Ankle Sprain
    • Ankle Instability
    • Achilles Tendonitis
    • Shin Splints
    • Tarsal Tunnel Syndrome
  • TMJ & OROFACIAL
  • ELBOW & ARM
    • Golfers Elbow (Medial Epicondylitis)
    • Tennis Elbow (Lateral Epicondylitis)
    • Ulnar Neuropathy
    • Radial Neuropathy
    • Posterior Interosseous Nerve Impingement
    • Elbow Sprain/Strain
    • Olecranon Bursitis
    • Biceps/Triceps Ruptures
    • Post-Surgical Rehabilitation
  • HIP & GROIN
    • Tendonitis
    • Trochanteric Bursitis
    • Arthritis
    • Hamstring Strain/Tear
    • Hip Impingement
    • Hip Replacement
    • Pelvic Pain
    • Hip Sprain/Strain
    • Hip Snapping
    • Piriformis Syndrome
    • Quadricep Muscle Strain
    • Sports Hernia
    • Spinal Cord Nerve Compression at L2-L4
    • Post-Surgical Rehabilitation
    • Labral Tears
    • FAI (Femoroacetabular impingement)
  • NEUROLOGICAL/NERVE PAIN
  • ORTHOPEDIC
  • HEADACHES
  • WOMENS HEALTH
    • Diastasis Recti
  • MUSCLE PAIN/MYOFASCIAL PAIN SYNDROME
  • Developmental delays
  • Cerebral palsy
  • Genetic disorders
  • Birth defects (such as spina bifida)
  • Effects of in-utero drug or alcohol exposure
  • Limb deficiencies
  • Muscle diseases

Our goal and approach are to provide patients with the best functional treatment plans tailored to individual needs - with an emphasis on personal attention and commitment to excellence that distinguishes EMERSON PHYSICAL THERAPY AND REHAB CENTER as one of the leading suppliers of physical therapy and rehabilitation in Bergen County, New Jersey.