Cerebral Palsy Treatment In Israel - Treatment for CP
CP patients are treated in a designated children’s hospital, which is one of the world’s leading facilities for the treatment of Cerebral Palsy (CP) related medical conditions, including functional and developmental issues. Patients from all over the world come to be treated at this hospital. Therefore it is adapted to a diversity of religions, languages and cultures.
The professional staff includes a developmental pediatrician, a pediatric neurologist, a pediatric orthopedist, a physiotherapist, an occupational therapist, and a social worker.
Once the CP patient arrives at the facility, he or she receives a comprehensive professional evaluation and diagnosis and a personal program is created according to the patient’s specific needs.
Within the capacity of medical tourism a CP patient can be treated in a variety of ways;
- As an inpatient.
- As an outpatient.
- Under ambulatory care.
The services that a CP patient can receive in the hospital include:
- A general medical and functional evaluation.
- An evaluation of the muscular and skeletal motoric system.
- If necessary, adaptation of walking aides, splints, and operations for improving the walking skills and for avoiding complications.
- Rehabilitative treatment: the rehabilitative treatment is provided by a highly trained and professional staff, which includes: a range of doctors, nurses, physiotherapists, hydro-therapists (therapy pool), occupational therapists, speech therapists, social workers, psychologists, neuropsychologists, medical clowns, and the educational staff of the department’s rehabilitation school. A personal program is created for each child that is hospitalized in the rehabilitation department, defining the rehabilitative goals that are suited to the specific child and the treatments and exercises that will be required to achieve those goals. The program includes structured treatments, and treatments that the patient does on his or her own with the aid of a parent.
We are happy to provide the professional care that we can offer to enable as many children as possible to improve their abilities and achievements.
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