Torticollis

Torticollis is a condition in which the neck is tilted to one side and the chin is turned to the opposite direction.  Torticollis is also known as loxia, and this is a dystonic condition of the neck.  Most commonly Torticollis is acquired and generally a result of nerve damage.  It can be congenital or inherited in other words caused at birth through trauma or be cause by genetics. Baby Torticolis is one of the most common type of Torticolis.

Torticollis Symptoms:

  • Head tilt
  • Neck pain
  • Neck muscle stiffness and swelling
  • Limited range of motion
  • Neck spasm
  • One shoulder higher than the other
  • Headache
  • Numbness and tingling

Torticollis Treatment 

In order to relieve Torticollis disease, ASTR uses patent tools that release scare tissue and myofasical restriction to be able to increase mobility.  We address the problem holistically and naturally without the use of medication.  ASTR is a pain free and non invasive treatment that may lead to long term pain relief.