Arlington Pediatric Therapy Management Services to Join Lurie Children’s

February 15, 2023

Effective February 15, 2023, Arlington Pediatric Therapy Management Services, Ltd. (APT) will join the Children’s Hospital of Chicago Medical Center, as Lurie Children’s Health Services, LLC d/b/a Arlington Pediatric Therapy. This acquisition will expand access to Lurie Children’s rehabilitation services in a convenient location located in the western suburbs at 3105 N Wilke Rd., Arlington Heights, IL 60004.  

“We are excited to join teams with the outstanding and skilled APT staff - building upon our existing reputations and enhancing access to pediatric expertise and quality care to Chicago area families,” said Scott Wilkerson, Senior Vice President and Chief Integration and Business Development Officer. 

Recognizing the need for pediatric therapy services, Arlington Pediatric Therapy Management Services, Ltd. was founded by Chris Weber and Elaine Sianis 43 years ago. APT was created to help children reach their full potential by providing a multidisciplinary clinic with physical, occupation and speech therapy services. 

“We at Arlington Pediatric Therapy are excited to be a part of the Lurie Children’s family. APT was built with the mission to provide therapy services focused on improving the quality of life for children and their families.  We are honored to now be a part of an organization who dedicates themselves to providing a brighter future for all children,” Amanda Lee and Jennifer Scoggins, APT Directors.  

The Division of Rehabilitative Services at Lurie Children’s specializes in assessment and treatment of children’s motor skills, communication skills, hearing, feeding and swallowing. Lurie Children’s dedicated clinicians work to help children improve functional status and gain new skills and abilities that they aren’t able to learn on their own.  

Lurie Children’s Health Services, LLC d/b/a Arlington Pediatric Therapy will provide occupational therapy, physical therapy,speech-language pathology, and aquatic therapy.  

This acquisition will elevate rehabilitative care in the region with one of the most experienced pediatric rehabilitative workforces– treating children with conditions of any severity, from minor to complex.  

Learn more about Lurie Children’s Rehabilitative Services

About Lurie Children’s 

In the 2022-2023 U.S. News & World Report rankings of the best children’s hospitals, Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children’s Hospital of Chicago continues to be the top pediatric hospital in Illinois. Lurie Children’s provides superior pediatric care in a state-of-the-art hospital that offers the latest benefits and innovations in medical technology, family-friendly design and research through the Stanley Manne Children’s Research Institute.