Osteopathy is a gentle, yet effective manual treatment that heals the human body as a single unit to restore health and function. Osteopaths are highly successful in treating a wide range of physical ailments, injuries and conditions including neck and back pain.
With their in-depth knowledge of Anatomy and Physiology, Osteopaths will address the cause of your dysfunction, by treating your musculoskeletal complaints as well as any visceral dysfunctions and systemic issues. As a form of manual medicine that recognizes the important link between the structure of the body and the way it functions, Osteopaths focus on how your skeleton, joints, muscles, nerves, circulation, connective tissue and internal organs function as a holistic unit.
Osteopaths managing neck and back pain, provide a skilled evaluation, diagnosis and a wide range of hands-on techniques. Osteopaths can identify dysfunction in your body and treat the area using techniques such as stretching and massage for general treatment of the soft tissue (Muscle, Tendons, Ligaments) along with mobilisation of specific joints and soft tissues. Headaches, vertigo, sciatica, and vertigo are just a few of the referred symptoms often associated with neck and back pain that can also be treated as a whole.