Childhood Diseases

Question
Posted by: rene | 2010/02/02

Q.

Plagiocephaly

Hi my baby was diagnosed with deformational plagiocephaly, this has me expremely worried. I have started with reposition therapy but I need to speak to a doctor who has experience with this condition, can you recommend anyone in Gauteng, Please.My Paed is really inexperienced regarding this.

Expert's Reply

A.

Paediatrician

This is a very common problem these days and most paediatricians are experienced in dealing with the usual form of plagiocephaly.You can try Dr Martin Davis who I think is at the Linksfield Clinic or Dr Marilee Kriel. Look up their numbers in the phone book. Dr Kriel is in Alberton.

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