What is an Osteopath?
Osteopathy is a system of medicine whoch uses manual and exercise therapies as an effective treatment for a wide range of painful disorders.
It helps reduce pain and restore the function of the musculoskeletal system (joints, muscles and ligaments).
A variety of techniques may be used, including massage, joint articulation and manipulation and medical acupuncture.
In addition, it is common for us to give home based exercises which can help to enhance the hands-on treatment you will receive.
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.
- Back Pain
- Foot and Ankle Pain
- Hand and Elbow Pain
- Hip Pain
- Neck Pain
- Knee Pain
- Shoulder Pain
- Tennis Elbow and Golfer's Elbow
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