Excerpt: After participating in a “Babes, Beams and Balance” class held by a recreational therapist (to promote gait in children demonstrating delayed standing, walking, running )and at the recommendation of their chiropractor and occupational therapist, two 2-year-old Caucasian females (identical twins) present with their mother regarding the possibility of a significant pes planus deformity and the structural abnormality that is occurring as a result of this. The twins were born slightly premature and mom has noted an abnormality of gait as well as some other sensory and motor dysfunctions. The latter are currently being treated through early childhood development support, a chiropractor and a naturopath. Mom has brought the twins for evaluation and to discuss possible treatment plans that may be available especially noting the significant flatfoot present.
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