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Plagiocephaly

Learn more about plagiocephaly (flat-head syndrome), including parent questions and concerns about plagiocephaly, treatment options, clinician profiles, and success stories from using a cranial orthosis for plagiocephaly.

Tech Q&A with Gordy Frazier

Tech Q&A with Gordy FrazierAs a helmet tech with Boston Orthotics & Prosthetics, Gordy Frazier specializes in fabricating and fitting Boston Bands for babies who have been diagnosed with plagiocephaly.

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Posted 3.13.2018

6 Questions About Your Child's Plagiocephaly Treatment Answered

6 Questions About Your Child's Plagiocephaly Treatment AnsweredWhen your child is diagnosed with plagiocephaly, it’s natural to be worried. Fortunately, there’s really nothing to be worried about! Not only is plagiocephaly easily treated, it should be a smooth, trouble-free experience for you and your child. Here are some common concerns that you can cross off your worry list.

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Posted 1.30.2018

New Year’s Resolutions from Boston O&P

New Year’s Resolutions from Boston O&PMaking resolutions for the New Year is a time-honored tradition. According to a recent poll by the Marist College Institute for Public Opinion, five of the top six most popular resolutions for 2018 involved health.

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Posted 1.3.2018

Is Plagiocephaly the Parents' Fault?

Is Plagiocephaly the Parents' Fault?Plagiocephaly, also called "flat head syndrome," is a common condition characterized by a flat spot on the back or side of a baby’s head. It can develop in as little as one week after birth and occurs in nearly one out of every two infants.

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Posted 10.11.2017

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