The Leeds Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust


What we do


We provide assessment, treatment and advice, on a variety of conditions to children and families both on the wards, in outpatients and at home, nursery or school.

Areas we cover

We have specialised teams of physiotherapists working in the following areas:

Respiratory Care

Cystic Fibrosis in and outpatients, Primary Ciliary Dyskinesia (PCD) in and outpatients, Paediatric Intensive Care Unit (PICU), high dependency Unit (HDU), Cardiac care, General Respiratory Medicine, Neonatal intensive care and Surgery.

Congenital Cardiology

Regional in and outpatient service for children, adolescents and adults.

Neuromuscular

Regional in and outpatient service.

Neurology

In-patient neurology ward including PICU and HDU. Outpatient spasticity clinics including Intrathecal Baclofen (ITB), Selective Dorsal Rhizotomy (SDR), Botulinum Toxin clinics and Head Injury clinics.

Oncology

Regional in and outpatient service.

Musculoskeletal and Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis (JIA)

General outpatient service, Talipes clinics including Ponsetti clinics and Rheumatology clinics.

Pain service

In and outpatient based service.

Neurodevelopmental

Outpatient service for Leeds based neonates including input to baby massage groups and ward based developmental input including the Neonatal units at LGI and St James’s.

Orthopaedics

Ward based rehabilitation and outpatient follow up service for Leeds patients.