Bridget Kleiderer, PT

is a physical therapist with over 20 years of experience in pediatric physical therapy.  She has worked doing outpatient and at-home therapy for children and young adults from birth to 25-years old.  Bridget went to the University of Notre Dame and then to the University of Illinois at Chicago where she earned her degree in physical therapy. Bridget specializes in working with children with all types of neuromuscular disorders.  She has extensive experience in treating children with cerebral palsy, spina bifida, Down Syndrome, seizure disorders, Familial Dysautonomia, Fragile X, toe walking, and a variety of other orthopedic, neurologic, congenital/chromosomal, and motoric impairments.  Bridget is certified in Neuro-Developmental Treatment and has assisted in teaching an 8-week NDT course. She has provided pool/aqua therapy in the summers with a number of her clients.  Bridget has extensive experience in splinting and casting for orthotics and serial casting. Bridget collaborates well with other therapists and incorporates their goals into her sessions.