Cleft lip and cleft palate occur during pregnancy when a child’s lip or palate (roof of the mouth) does not fuse completely.
Game night is a great way to bring the family together at any age! Especially when your children are young and growing, games can be a great tool to help encourage age-appropriate development. We have some great games for you to try at your next family game night that also promote new skill development!
Autism Spectrum Disorder, or ASD, refers to a range of lifelong conditions that typically appear in early childhood and can affect one’s communication skills, social skills, and behaviors.
Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) is one of the leading and most widely recognized forms of treatment for individuals with Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD). Pediatrics Plus uses ABA as a tool to equip and empower individuals with skills that help them conquer their world!
Down syndrome is defined as a genetic disorder caused when abnormal cell division creates an extra full or partial copy of chromosome 21. Symptoms associated with Down Syndrome vary in degree from child to child causing developmental delays and intellectual disability that has lifelong effects. Children and adults with down syndrome often have distinct facial features.
As a parent or caregiver, you are the best advocate for your child. Being an advocate means speaking up for your child’s rights. It is especially important to do this for a child with special needs to ensure that they are receiving equal and fair treatment.