What is Osteopathy?
Osteopathy is an established, rocognised system of diagnosis and treatments of health problems that lays its main emphasis on the stuctural integrity of the body.
Osteopathy can help provide relief for the body’s structural, mechanical and functional problems in people of all ages. It can help to relieve patients from different types of pain and a variety of conditions including:
- muscle spasms
- sports injuries
- arthritic pain
- back pain
- repetitive strain injuries
- frozen shoulder
- pregnancy and symptoms related to this e.g. backache, pubic pain, nausea and heartburn
Why use Osteopathy?
The main benefits of osteopathy are owed to the unique way the patient’s health is assessed. Specific, manual methods of treatment are applied to each patient accoding to their individual needs.
Osteopaths are trained to use their hands to investigate the health problems or pain. They treat their patients using a variety of manual techniques.