Selective Dorsal Rhizotomy

Pediatric Rehabilitation

Selective Dorsal Rhizotomy

Contact Information

(608) 263-8412

UW Health's pediatric rehabilitation specialists in Madison, Wisconsin, provide a multidisciplinary approach to your child's rehabilitation.

The following physical therapy program options are available for children who are referred for selective dorsal rhizotomy:

  • Pre-surgical consultation and baseline evaluation. This typically includes:
    • Computerized Gait-Rite and video gait analysis
    • Musculo-skeletal assessment
    • Spasticity assessment
    • Functional skills assessment (GMFM)