Pediatric physical therapists are specially educated to help children with a variety of injuries and congenital problems improve their everyday function and quality of life. A pediatric therapist's job is to work with a kid and their family to help them attain their full potential as independent individuals. Physical therapy can help with a variety of common children ailments and conditions that cause movement dysfunction and motor skill difficulties.

The pediatric physical therapy is to assess and treat deficiencies in motor skills by helping children get the strength and range of motion they need to move about their environment easily and successfully. One of the most rewarding aspects of working in pediatric physical therapy is being able to assist children and their families in reaching their full potential in difficult situations.