The Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago (RIC) is thrilled to announce a new clinic offered at Arlington Pediatric Therapy. This interdisciplinary clinic will include a pediatric orthopaedic surgeon, a physical medicine and rehabilitation physician and an orthotist (expert in creating devices to aid in walking and ADLs). The clinic will be held every other month.
RIC has been ranked the number one rehabilitation hospital in the country for the last 22 years by US News & World Report and has over 60 years of experience working with children with special needs.
What services will be provided at the clinic?
The team of physicians and orthotists will provide a comprehensive multi-specialty evaluation for patients and their families. Having all the providers working together improves continuity of care and communication among the care team resulting in the best possible outcome for your child.
Who will benefit?
Any pediatric patient with musculoskeletal concerns, including neuromuscular diagnoses, spasticity, sports injuries, trauma, developmental issues, etc. (cerebral palsy, spina bifida, developmental disorders, hip disorders, clubfoot, fractures, sports injuries, leg length discrepancy and more).
NEW Musculoskeletal Clinic ANNOUNCEMENT
GADI A. REVIVO, D.O.
Assistant Medical Director,Pediatric and Adolescent Rehabilitation Program,RIC
Dr. Revivo is a leader in pediatric rehabilitation medicine. He is an expert clinician and published researcher. He received his undergraduate degree from the University of California Davis, Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine from Western University of Health Sciences and completed residency at RIC/ Northwestern University. He has been at RIC for 9 years.
VINEETA T.SWAROOP, M.D.
Orthopaedic Surgery, Pediatric Specialist, RIC
Dr. Swaroop is an expert in pediatric orthopaedic surgery and interventions. She is a well regarded expert in her field and has published articles in peer reviewed journals. She received her undergraduate degree from Duke University, MD degree from Georgetown and completed residency in Orthopaedic surgery at Northwestern University.
Please speak with your therapist or pediatrician to see if your child would be a good candidate or Call: 1-847-255-8690 ext 134, to schedule a consult appointment today.