J. Claire K. Niala
Osteopathy Today FONT FACE=Arial >Osteopathy 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.
The TreatmentOsteopathic treament consists of gentle manipulation and stretching of the muscles, ligaments and joints. Treatment is not painful and rarely uncomfortable.
For a full assessment and treatment you will usually be required to undress down to your underwear - you may wish to bring a pair of shorts with you.
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 chronic headaches.
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.
For further information please contact us.