Johns Hopkins All Children's Hospital

Pediatric Rehabilitation in Hillsborough County

A full range of audiology, occupational therapy, physical therapy, and speech-language and feeding services in Tampa and Brandon for children of all ages

Children who need rehabilitation services can receive the care they need closer to home at our Outpatient Care Centers in Tampa and Brandon. We serve families throughout the greater Tampa Bay area and beyond, welcoming patients from Tampa and Brandon, and surrounding areas such as Citrus Park, Lutz, Town ’N Country, Westchase, Riverview and Apollo Beach.

Our pediatric audiologists, occupational therapists, physical therapists, and speech-language and feeding therapists have expertise in treating children with a range of conditions and concerns, including those with complex medical conditions.

Collaborative Care for Children with Hearing Loss

To help children with hearing loss learn to listen and speak, we provide a multidisciplinary approach to care. Our speech-language pathologists and audiologists collaborate on the auditory based care program to optimize children’s speech and language learning and adaptation to hearing devices. Auditory based care is offered at both our Tampa and Brandon locations.

Pediatric Audiology

Our pediatric audiologists evaluate and treat children with hearing loss and hearing disorders to help them hear and communicate to the best of their ability.

Services available in Tampa and Brandon:

  • Auditory based care for hearing loss (in collaboration with the speech-language team)
  • Audiology diagnostic evaluations
  • Auditory neuropathy spectrum disorder evaluations
  • Auditory processing disorder (APD) evaluations
  • Audiology services for children with hearing loss  
  • Infant hearing/universal hearing screen  
  • Otoacoustic emissions evaluation (OAE)  
  • Pediatric hearing aid services: evaluation, dispensing and repairs    

Services available in Tampa:

  • Auditory brainstem response (ABR) with sedation

Services available in Brandon:

  • Auditory brainstem response (ABR) without sedation

Learn more about the Audiology program.

Pediatric Occupational Therapy

Our pediatric occupational therapists help children with a range of conditions, including major injuries and illness, gain independence in their daily activities.

Services available in Tampa and Brandon:

  • Fine motor skills and coordination
  • Functional skills for self-care
  • Interactive metronome
  • Neurodevelopmental training (NDT)
  • Non-pharmacological pain management
  • Sensory processing and integration
  • Sports rehabilitation evaluation and treatment
  • Therapeutic listening
  • Use of adaptive equipment
  • Visual perceptual/handwriting skills

Services available in Tampa:

  • Wheelchair and equipment evaluations and recommendations

Services available in Brandon:

  • Kinesio taping
  • TheraSuit program

Learn more about the Occupational Therapy program.

Pediatric Physical Therapy

Our pediatric physical therapists provide skilled care for children with conditions that affect their musculoskeletal system, including chronic conditions, developmental delays, or recovery from injury or surgery. 

Services available in Tampa and Brandon:

  • Gross motor and developmental evaluation and treatment
  • Neurodevelopmental training (NDT)
  • Mobility, transfers, and progressive ambulation
  • Non-pharmacological pain management
  • Myofascial release
  • Pelvic floor rehabilitation for urinary incontinence
  • Torticollis evaluation and treatment

Services available in Tampa:

  • Orthopaedic and sports physical therapy
  • Wheelchair and equipment evaluations and recommendations

Services available in Brandon:

  • Sports physical therapy
  • TheraSuit Program

Learn more about the Physical Therapy program.

Pediatric Speech-Language and Feeding

Our pediatric speech-language pathologists help children who have issues with speech and language, or feeding and swallowing issues, including newborns and children of all ages with complex medical conditions.

Services available in Tampa and Brandon:

  • Articulation (making speech sounds)
  • Auditory based care for hearing loss (in collaboration with the audiology team)
  • Auditory processing problems
  • Autism spectrum disorders
  • Cleft palate and craniofacial disorders
  • Dyspraxia (motor speech disorders)
  • Expressive language (using words and sentences to express thoughts)
  • Feeding, chewing, and swallowing disorders
  • Head injury/cognitive disorders
  • Language comprehension (understanding concepts, following directions)
  • Resonance and velopharyngeal dysfunction
  • Tongue thrust (oromyofunctional disorders)
  • Tracheostomy
  • Voice and vocal cord dysfunction
  • Stuttering

Services available in Tampa:

  • Reading and phonics problems

Services available in Brandon:

  • Bilingual evaluations and treatment

Learn more about the Speech-Language and Feeding program.

Pediatric Sports Rehabilitation at the Tampa Sports Therapy Center

In addition to the sports rehabilitation services we provide at our Outpatient Care Centers in Tampa and Brandon, we also provide orthopaedic and sports rehabilitation at the Tampa Sports Therapy Center.

Our therapists help young athletes return to play after injury as part of the Sports Medicine Program at Johns Hopkins All Children’s. Learn more about pediatric sports rehabilitation.

Multiple Specialists at One Location

In addition to our expert pediatric therapists, providers in several other specialties also see patients at our Outpatient Care Centers in Tampa and Brandon. This provides opportunities for patients with complex conditions or additional needs to see multiple specialists in one location.

Services in Tampa include cardiology, endocrinology and diabetes, epileptology, hematology and oncology, neurology, neurosurgery, general surgery, plastic and reconstructive surgery, radiology, and rheumatology.

Services in Brandon include cardiology, endocrinology and diabetes, gastroenterology and nutrition, infectious disease, neurology, pulmonology, sports medicine, general surgery and urology.

Contact Us

Outpatient Care, Tampa

We are located at:
12220 Bruce B Downs Blvd.
Tampa, FL 33612

For more information or to make an appointment, please call 813-631-5000.

Outpatient Care, Brandon

We are located at:
885 S. Parsons Ave.
Brandon, FL 33511

For more information or to make an appointment, please call 813-436-5900.

Tampa Sports Therapy Center

We are located at:
3440 West MLK Jr. Blvd., Suite 208
Tampa, FL 33607

Sports rehabilitation is part of the Sports Medicine Program. For more information or to make an appointment, please call the Sports Medicine Program at 727-767-7272 or the Tampa Sports Therapy Center at 727-767-5140.

Online Appointment Requests

You can also request an appointment using the online appointment request form. A member of the team will contact you to schedule your child's appointment.

 

The Rehabilitation Program at Johns Hopkins All Children’s

We work closely with patients and their families to help children reach their full potential. Learn more about the Rehabilitation program.