Osteopathy TodayOsteopathy is now recognised as an effective treatment for a wide range of painful disorders. It helps restore the function of the musculoskeletal system (joints, muscles and ligaments) The aim is to relieve pain and get you going again as quickly as possible. Patients of all ages can obtain benefit. The treatment is tailored to suit.
Louise North qualified from the British School of Osteopathy in 2005 and completed a 2 year masters degree in paediatric osteopathy in 2008, specialising in the treatment of children and pregnant women.
The TreatmentOsteopathic treament consists of gentle manipulation and stretching of the muscles, ligaments and joints. Treatment is not painful and rarely uncomfortable.
As an osteopath we would take a detailed case history from you asking questions about the pain, location and how it may have started. Also some questions about your general health and previous medical history to help us obtain a complete
picture to help us create a treatment and management plan for each individual
Treatment of babies is very gentle and non invasive and uses palpation techniques to feel any strains or stresses that may remain following a difficult birth/delivery or problems experienced during the pregnancy.
We aim to provide treatment for the whole family from postural and work problems, sports injuries and the young and elderly.
Conditions treated by Osteopaths Osteopathic treatment can help many musculoskeletal conditions. These include the common aches and pains due to strains, falls and overuse, as well as the more long-term back and neck probems. It can often alleviate the problems associated with stress and tension including postural and sports injuries.
Osteopathy is for all of you The following is a list of some problems treated by osteopaths. The list is by no means complete and if you have any queries, please telephone for further advice.
low back pain, Neckache, Frozen or stiff shoulders, Wrist pain,, Hip, thigh and knee problems, Calf and shin problems, Whiplash injuries, sports injuries, cranial osteopathy for children and adults
- Back Pain
- Foot and Ankle Pain
- Hand and Elbow Pain
- Hip Pain
- Neck Pain
- Knee Pain
- Shoulder Pain
- Tennis Elbow and Golfer's Elbow
The Osteopathic CentreIf you would require any further information or advise please call us on
01707 327 135