Pam Marmelstein is highly qualified Paediatric Neuro Physiotherapist. As a Bobath-trained therapist with over twenty years of experience working with Neuromuscular and Orthopaedic disorders, Pam brings to Woodfield a wealth of expertise in this specialist area. Pam recently worked in one of the London teaching Hospitals, after working for many years at the Bedford Child Development Centre and now works within private practice.
Whilst working in London, Pam set up a Neuromuscular Paediatric Outreach Service, which specialised in hip and spine surveillance for children with cerebral palsy or similar conditions, and orthopaedic follow-up for those with complex needs. She continues to be active in the development of a new standardised assessment of hips and spine in children with cerebral palsy.
Pam is highly skilled in this specialist field, and is happy to see children with a wide range of conditions such as cerebral palsy, and other neuromuscular disorders, developmental disorders and various paediatric orthopaedic disorders. Such examples include:
Gait anomalies (in-toeing, out-toeing, unsteady gait), toe walking
Developmental delay (delayed motor milestones, difficulty with co-ordination and balance)
Other Neurological/ Developmental disorders