Importance of Tummy Time for Muscle Development Tummy time is a great way for infants to strengthen their muscles and develop age appropriate motor skills. When a baby is born they are in a position referred to as physiological flexion which simply means they are in a “curled up” position. All their back muscles are […]
About Marcy Zaehler
Marcy Zaehler is a graduate from New York Medical College with a Doctorate in Physical Therapy. She was born in Poland and raised in the northwest suburbs of Chicago. In Marcy’s spare time, she likes to be outdoors, swim, and rollerblade. Marcy has experience in a variety of settings including, outpatient orthopedics, sports injuries, post-surgical rehab, workman’s comp injuries, and cardiovascular rehab in acute care. Marcy also has experience working with pediatrics. Her experience consists of working with children with cerebral palsy, Neurodevelopmental Technique but also genetic conditions resulting in gait disturbances, torticollis, and generalized muscle weakness resulting in gross motor delays.