How does osteopathic treatment work?
Osteopathic treatment starts with an analysis of your current problems. The Osteopath will ask questions and assess your body holistically to identify what your complaint is and look at when the possible causes of your symptoms may be.
They will then use manual, hands-on treatment that focuses on the whole body, including the soft tissue such as your muscles, ligaments and tendons, the spine, and the nervous system.
Your treatment session may include:
Because osteopathic treatment is gentle, it is suitable for many people of all ages, from newborns to the elderly or people struggling with complex medical issues.
Your Osteopath may devise a treatment plan that includes advice on posture, exercise routines, stretches or lifestyle changes, encouraging you to take responsibility for your long-term health and wellness.