Children's Rehabilitation and Therapy

Committed to Children's Recovery

An illness, disease or injury can hold a child back from physical or daily activities. At Sanford Children’s Rehabilitation and Therapy, we work to get children back to their daily lives with a fast recovery. Let us help your child get back to being a kid.

You and your child will work with specialists to coordinate therapy that helps your child reach his or her highest potential. You will work with occupational therapists, physical therapists, speech therapists, primary care providers, pediatricians, physiatrists, psychologists and registered dietitians. You’ll have an entire care team working towards your child’s recovery.

For physicians: Refer a patient to Sanford Health.


Pediatric Occupational Therapy

Pediatric occupational therapists help patients with physical challenges lead independent and satisfying lives. They treat children who have a disability that limits their physical functioning. These challenges can affect a child’s ability to move, play and function in their daily lives.


Pediatric Physical Therapy

Pediatric physical therapists focus on helping children improve or recover their mobility. They help patients who have health issues caused by an injury, disease or physical limitation.

They provide:

  • Balance and gait retraining
  • Burn care
  • Casting and splinting injuries
  • Heart strengthening
  • Heat and cold therapy
  • Massage therapy
  • Mobility (movement) therapy
  • Muscle retraining
  • Orthotics and prosthetics use
  • Pain management
  • Wheelchair, walkers, canes, crutches, etc. training
  • And more


Pediatric Speech Therapy

Pediatric speech therapists help children with speech and language difficulties. They work with any child that finds verbal communication difficult.

Whatever your child’s rehabilitative needs, find a specialist or clinic near you to get your child back to his or her daily activities today.

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