Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine

Department of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

Pediatric and Adolescent Rehabilitation

The Pediatric and Adolescent Program provides rehabilitation for children and adolescents (from birth through eighteen years old) who have learning and/or physical disabilities resulting from illness, injury or congenital causes. The Shirley Ryan AbilityLab provides the most effective rehabilitation services available to the whole child, taking into account age, disability, preferences and family.

The AbilityLab treats a wide range of conditions; the following is a list of some of the physical and developmental conditions treated in the program: