Our multi-disciplinary pediatric special needs clinic offers services for our patients all in one location, at one visit. The clinic cares for patients from birth to 18 years of age and manages older patients with childhood diagnoses, including cerebral palsy, spina bifida, chromosomal diagnoses, developmental/motor delays, bracing, gait disturbances, NICU graduates, and patients with chronic illnesses that affect motor function.
Pediatric specialists available for consult:
• Orthopedic surgery
• Rehabilitation medicine
• Physical therapy
• Occupational therapy
• Social services
• Social support groups
• Representatives from UIC Specialized Care for Children
• Coordination with Rockford Spine Center
This referral-only clinic is held the third Wednesday every other month at the Mercyhealth Orthopedic Center of Excellence in Rockford, IL. To learn more, please talk to your child’s doctor. Referrals are required.