Therapeutical Treatments and Services

Audiology Services

Hearing loss can affect children's speech and language development, school performance and social relationships. Identifying hearing loss at the earliest opportunity is key to helping them achieve their full potential. We offer a full array of comprehensive audiology services. Learn more

Augmentative and Alternative Communication (AAC)

Communication systems, strategies and tools that replace or supplement natural speech are known as augmentative and alternative communication (AAC). Learn more


A dynamometer is a medical instrument that is used to test grip strength. It primarily serves as a diagnostic and assessment tool. Learn more

Music Therapy

Music Therapy is the clinical and evidence-based use of music interventions to accomplish individualized goals within a therapeutic relationship by a credentialed professional who has completed an approved music therapy program. Learn more

Neonatal Auditory Screening

A neonatal auditory screening is a test given to a newborn baby in order to test his or her hearing. Learn more

Occupational Therapy (OT) Evaluation and Treatment

Occupational therapy is a form of therapy that helps people rehabilitate through exercises and other means in order to perform their ordinary, daily tasks or work-related functions. Learn more

Physical Therapy (PT) Evaluation and Treatment

Physical therapy is a form of therapy that helps people rehabilitate through exercises, stretching and orthopedics in order to regain the mobility and function of their bodies. Learn more

Pinch Meter

A pinch meter is a medical instrument that is used to test digital strength in the form of three different types of pinches. Learn more

Return to Sports ACL Testing and Injury Prevention

Because athletes with previous ACL injuries face a 25% chance of suffering a second ACL injury, ACL surgery patients should be cleared by a physician before they begin playing sports again. A prescription is required to receive this test, insurance benefits may be available

Speech-Language Pathology (SLP)/Speech Therapy Evaluation and Treatment

Speech therapy is an intervention that targets improving a child’s ability to understand and express language. Learn more

Tracking Rehabilitative Advancement through Accountable Care (TRAAC)

TRAAC (Tracking Rehabilitative Advancement through Accountable Care) is the service delivery model of care for rehabilitation at Nicklaus Children’s Hospital. Learn more

VFSS (Videofluoroscopy Swallow Study)

A VFSS is a test to look at how your child swallows foods and liquids. We make an X-ray “movie” of your child’s mouth and throat while her or she is drinking and eating. Learn more