Pediatric Aquatic Therapy is available at Community Hospital Fitness Pointe for children six months and older who have a diagnosis of these or other conditions:
- Cerebral palsy
- Neurological disorders
- Orthopedic issues
- Muscular dystrophy
Aside from enjoying the water, the benefits of aquatic therapy include strengthening muscles, increased range of the joints, relieving pain, encouraging sensory awareness, and bolstering balance, coordination and core control. The child may be able to perform movements in water that are too difficult on land.
Community Hospital Fitness Pointe
9950 Calumet Ave, Munster
M-Th 5 a.m. - 8 p.m., F 5 a.m. - 5 p.m.