Is a form of manual healthcare which recognises the important links between the structure of the body and the way it functions. Osteopaths focus on how the skeleton, joints, muscles, nerves, circulation, connective tissues and internal organs function as a holistic unit.
Using skilled evaluation, diagnosis and a wide range of hands-on techniques, osteopaths may identify important types of dysfunction in your body. Osteopathic treatment uses techniques such as stretching and massage for general treatment of the soft tissues (muscles, tedons and ligaments) along with mobilisation of speciﬁc joints and soft tissues.
Osteopaths treat back and neck pain, headaches, sporting injuries, digestive problems, Repetitive Strain injuries (RSI), Arthritis, Pregnancy related problems, Breathing difﬁculties and, elbow, wrist, knee, hip, feet and ankle pain.