Treatment depends on the age of the child:
Age 0-6 months, a strap device (Pavlik Harness) is used.
Age 6-12 months, a closed reduction of hip and cast under general anaesthesia is done.
Age 12-18 months, an open reduction of hip with cast is done.
Age 18-24 months, an open reduction of hip with pelvic bone realignment and cast is done.