Phelps Center for Cerebral Palsy Programs & Services

Our program emphasizes an interdisciplinary approach to patient care and incorporates a family-centered perspective on disabilities. Our expert physicians and therapists work together to optimize patients’ function, promote self-esteem, and minimize health problems linked to cerebral palsy and other developmental disorders through a variety of medical and support services, including:

  • Aquatics
  • Nursing
  • Developmental Pediatrics
  • Nutrition
  • Education
  • Occupational Therapy
  • Endocrinology
  • Orthopedics
  • Feeding
  • Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
  • Genetics
  • Physical Therapy
  • Neurogenetics
  • Psychology
  • Neurology
  • Sleep Medicine
  • Neurosurgery
  • Social Work
  • NICU

Depending on their diagnoses, patients may be treated at the Phelps Center or by specialists in one of the many other clinics at Kennedy Krieger, however, the care of the patient is managed and coordinated through our program.

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