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Cerebral palsy clinic

Cerebral palsy clinic

The staff at Shriners Hospitals for Children — Salt Lake City recognize the challenges and levels of responsibility families may face when caring for children with complex medical conditions. We strive to ease each family’s experience by offering convenient appointments with compassionate, multidisciplinary health care professionals, all in one place on one day.

Cerebral palsy (CP) is a developmental disorder and leading cause of disability in children. In 2018, 13% of patient visits at Shriners Hospitals for Children — Salt Lake City were children with cerebral palsy.

The orthopaedic conditions associated with cerebral palsy are the most common orthopaedic conditions treated at Shriners Hospitals for Children — Salt Lake City.

Our CP clinic

The cerebral palsy clinic at Shriners Hospitals for Children — Salt Lake City serves our largest patient population.

Our clinic provides evaluations, assessments and services in the areas of orthopaedics, neurology, physical medicine and rehabilitation, social work, child life and nutrition.

Additionally, your child will have access to our wide array of support services, including:

Gannon’s story: Cerebral palsy patient calls Shriners Hospitals for Children — Salt Lake City "really cool"

Meet our specialized staff

Shriners Hospitals for Children — Salt Lake City offers a variety of multidisciplinary clinics at the hospital throughout the year. The unique and personalized approach to patient care offers a one-stop shop for patients with complex medical issues.