Osteopathy is...

A system of preventative and therapeutic medicine that focuses on the entire systems of the body such as; musculo-skeletal, nervous, vascular, digestive and respiratory systems.  It aims to restore function to the body and to alleviate existing issues that are preventing the body from healing itself.  Osteopathy is suitable for all ages- from babies and children to the elderly and comprises of soft tissue work, mobilization, manipulation and cranial techniques.  Advice on lifestyle, exercise and diet may also be given during treatment depending on the presenting condition.  Each treatment is specifically tailored to each individuals's needs and requirements.

Osteopathy can be used to treat a wide range of conditions, some which include:

  • Lower Back pain 
  • Neck pain and headaches, migraines, whiplash 
  • Trapped nerves ie) Sciatica, 
  • Plantar fasciitis 
  • Arthritis Pain and stiffness in the spine or joints (such as the hip or knee) 
  • Sports or work related injuries (carpal tunnel, pulled muscles) 
  • Ears, Eyes, Nose or Throat (plugged ears, sinus congestion)
  • Bronchitis, asthma, 
  • Digestive issues (constipation, acid reflux) 
  • Reproductive (Menstral Issues, Errectile dysfunction)