Question: What is plagiocephaly in babies and do we need a helmet to treat the flat head? Answer: Another treatment option to restore the shape of the baby's head is OMT (osteopathic manipulation treatment), which is performed by a doctor of osteopathy (D.O.). DOs are medical doctors.
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Parents can feel despaired or blame themselves when their babies have plagiocephaly (flat head syndrome), but this is a treatable condition and Osteopathic Manipulation Treatment (OMT) is a gentle was for a doctor to treat your baby.