What is Cerebral Palsy?
Cerebral palsy is a permanent posture, movement and balance disorder due to a disease in the baby and child brain. The damage to the brain is not progressive, but the difficulty of balance and movement of the child may increase with time.
What can be done in the treatment of cerebral palsy?
Physical therapy and rehabilitation practices are the main components of the treatment, occupational therapy, medical device, medical and surgical treatment can be used. In our center, advanced technology walking and arm robotic rehabilitation devices are used in the treatment of cerebral palsy.
What Problems Can Be Seen in Cerebral Palsy?
Difficulty in movement, spasticity (excessive tension in the muscles), muscle weakness, balance disorders, involuntary movements, intelligence, attention and perception disorders, visual and hearing problems, speech difficulties, malnutrition, growth retardation, drooling, dental caries can be seen.