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There are many ways you can help children and their families get the care they need.
Here at Boston Children’s, our specialists will obtain a full medical history and perform a comprehensive physical exam of your child. When an infant is believed to have torticollis along with an underlying skeletal abnormality, x-ray imaging or magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) may be necessary to confirm the diagnosis.
Your child’s doctor will begin by asking you a series of questions that will help determine the type of torticollis your child has. Questions may include:
Your child’s doctor will perform a complete physical and neurological exam to determine the type of torticollis she has. This exam involves:
Your doctor may also request other imaging studies, such as ultrasound, to look for certain abnormalities in the spine that may be a sign of rare but serious health problems.
We are grateful to have been ranked #1 on U.S. News & World Report's list of the best children's hospitals in the nation for the third year in a row, an honor we could not have achieved without the patients and families who inspire us to do our very best for them. Thanks to you, Boston Children's is a place where we can write the greatest children's stories ever told.”