The primary focus of Osteopathy is to get you out of pain, and back to normal activity as quickly as possible.
Osteopaths are rigorously trained in the diagnosis, treatment and prevention of a wide range of medical conditions. Osteopathic techniques are suitable for the young, older people, manual workers, office professionals, pregnant women, children and sports people, including golfers, runners, cyclists etc.
How can Osteopathy help me?
Osteopathy is based on the principle that the wellbeing of an individual depends on their bones, muscles, ligaments and connective tissue functioning smoothly together.
Osteopaths use physical manipulation, which includes articulation and manipulation of joints and soft tissues with the aim of:
- Decreasing pain
- Increasing the mobility of joints
- Relieving muscle tension
- Enhancing the blood supply to tissues
- Helping the body to heal
- Getting you back to your normal daily activities
Conditions commonly treated by Osteopaths are:
- Arthritic pain
- Back pain / lumbago
- Neck pain
- Adhesive capsulitis (frozen shoulder)
- Tennis elbow
- Postural problems
- Hip, knee, ankle pain
- Shoulder, elbow, wrist, hand pain
- Migraine prevention
- Headache (arising from the neck)
- Rheumatic pain
- Muscle spasms
- Minor sports injuries
- Inability to relax
- Circulatory problems
- Digestion problems
If you are unsure whether Osteopathy may be able to help you, please feel free to contact Ree for a chat on her mobile: