Torticollis Physical Therapy

Pediatric Rehabilitation

Torticollis Physical Therapy

Contact Information
(608) 263-8412

UW Health's pediatric rehabilitation specialists in Madison, Wisconsin, provide a multidisciplinary approach to your child's rehabilitation.

Children with torticollis may receive the following types of physical therapy interventions at UW Health:

  • Direct therapy interventions for improving flexibility and strength in the neck, shoulder girdle and trunk
  • Develop and monitor home exercise programs
  • Average treatment frequency is five to seven visits
  • Average treatment duration is five to six months
  • Treatment options may include fitting for TOT collar if appropriate
  • Further referral for issues of spasticity or plagiocephaly if appropriate
  • Follow-up to monitor long term outcomes