Pediatric Physical Therapist, Emily O’Shea, Opens New Little Steps Pediatric Facility in Arlington Heights, IL

Pediatric Physical Therapist, Emily O’Shea, Opens New Little Steps Pediatric Facility in Arlington Heights, IL

Little Steps Pediatric Therapy, an Ivy Rehab for Kids partner, is now open in Arlington Heights, Illinois. This new facility is located at 1430 North Arlington Heights Road. Little Steps Pediatric Therapy provides a wide range of pediatric speech, occupational, and physical therapy services with highly trained therapists to provide world-class care.       

We have created a warm, caring, and fun environment that will exceed expectations. This facility specializes in developing individualized treatment plans customized for each child’s unique needs. Whether it’s improving sensory processing skills, handwriting, mobility, self-regulation, developmental delays, motor coordination, speech sound production, stuttering, feeding, language deficits, social skills, or other needs, the compassionate team in Arlington Heights is here to help. 

Emily O’Shea, PT, DPT, Clinic Director, and her clinical team proudly serve the families of Arlington Heights and the surrounding areas.      

“I am very grateful for the opportunity to serve the pediatric population in the Arlington Heights community and surrounding areas,” said Emily. “I look forward to providing family and child-centered care with an incredible team of clinicians who love what they do.” 

Emily grew up in the Chicago suburbs and attended the University of Wisconsin-Madison, where she received her bachelor’s degree in Rehabilitation Psychology. She then earned her Doctorate in Physical Therapy at the University of Indianapolis.  

With diverse clinical experience, Emily provides exceptional care to children of all ages, from birth through adolescence. She is dedicated to working with children and their families and is passionate about providing evidence-based, family and child-centered care. Emily loves helping patients live life to the fullest by offering enthusiasm, inspiration, motivation, and creativity in all their treatment sessions.  

Outside of work, Emily enjoys staying active and spending time with her husband, family, friends, and dog. 

Services available at the Little Steps Pediatric Therapy facility in Arlington Heights, IL, include:      

To request an appointment or a complimentary developmental screening in Arlington Heights, IL, give the office a call at (847) 707-6744. To request an appointment online, visit the Little Steps Pediatric Therapy Arlington Heights page.   

About Ivy Rehab     

Founded in 2003, Ivy Rehab is a rapidly growing network of best-in-class outpatient physical, occupational, speech therapy, and ABA clinics throughout the United States. The Ivy Rehab Network is comprised of multiple brands dedicated to providing exceptional care, personalized treatment, and unparalleled outcomes. With the support of leading middle-market private equity firm Waud Capital Partners, Ivy Rehab will continue its strategic growth via the ongoing investment in new partners who embrace a shared mission, vision, and values, and a culture of being “All About the People.” 



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