Center for Developmental Pediatrics

Programs and services

  • Outpatient multidisciplinary service for infants, children and youth with
    • all kinds of developmental disabilities
    • Movement disorders
    • Communication disorders, language disorders and feeding disorders
    • Autism
    • Epilepsy
    • Spina bifida
    • Congenital malformations and chronic diseases especially of the nervous system and the ­muscles
  • Preterm infants follow-up
  • Supply with medical assistive technology
  • Botulinum toxin therapy for spasticity
  • "Heidelberger Elterntraining"– language ­development courses for parents
  • Education training groups for parents of children with handicaps

Cooperating institutions

  • Many clinics of the University Hospital of Würzburg: Pediatrics, Neurology,Neurosurgery, Opththalmology, Oto-Rhino-Laryngology, Child and Adolescent-Psychiatry, Dental Clinics
  • Institute of Human Genetics
  • Department of Orthopaedics König-Ludwig-Haus
  • Medical and rehabilitation practices
  • Early intervention institutions
  • Kindergartens and schools
  • Orthopaedic and rehabilitation technicians
  • Rehabilitation and health clinics
  • Education information centers
  • Youth welfare offices