Child & Family Development Child & Family Development

June 22, 2015

Physical therapy helped my child with Down syndrome learn to ride a bike

Amy Sturkey LPT is an experienced and highly trained physical therapist at Child and Family Development in Charlotte. 

She is expanding the “Learning To Ride A Bike” program now.   


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One family shares this experience:

Our child has Down syndrome, with corresponding low muscle tone.  We never thought it would be possible for him to ride a bike. 

Amy got him started on an adapted bike.   It gave him confidence and got him outdoors.  Also, it was good exercise and fun! 

Now he is able to ride a regular bike.

Read another testimonial about the Learning To Ride A Bike program here