Neuro Rehabilitation

Paediatric Neuro Rehabilitation encompasses Neurological Physiotherapy treatment for children and adolescents with an injury, illness or condition that results in neurological change.Neuro Rehabilitation 
Neuro paediatric rehabilitation is tailored to the unique needs of each individual child or adolescent with the primary goal to maximise their independence and quality of life in their homes; schools, sporting and leisure pursuits for now and the future. The World Health Organisation has defined Rehabilitation as “An Active process by which those affected by injury or disease achieve a full recovery or, if a full recovery is not possible, realise their optimal physical, mental and social potential and are integrated into their most appropriate environment”. Examples of the type of childhood/adolescent neurological conditions we treat at Milltown Physiotherapy clinic include:
  • Childhood strokes
  • Arteriovenous Malformation Brain/ AVM Spine
  • Traumatic brain injury
  • Spinal Cord Injuries
  • Spinal conditions
  • Brain cancer
  • Spinal cancer
  • Peripheral Nerve Injuries
  • Meningitis
  • Encephalitis
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Neuromuscular conditions
  • Movement conditions
  • Autoimmune conditions
  • Neuro-Metabolic conditions
  • Neuro-degenerative conditions
  • Multi-trauma rehabilitation
  • Pre & Post Neurosurgery Rehabilitation
  • Coordination problems/Motor skills conditions
  • Dyskinesias/ Dystonias
  • Ataxias such as Spinocerebellar ataxia
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome
  • Dizziness Balance problems
  • Hypoxic/anoxic brain injury
  • Neurovascular conditions
  • Mild traumatic brain injury (mTBI) post concussive impacts
  • Head injuries post Sports Injuries/Impacts


Una Cusack has a special interest in treating Neurological patients.


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