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Osteopathy focuses on the diagnosis & treatment of joints, muscles, ligaments and tendons of the body (the musculo-skeletal system).
Osteopaths study for a minimum of four years to gain their Degree. Osteopathy is regulated in the same way as medicine & dentistry. It is illegal to call yourself an osteopath unless you are registered with the General Osteopathic Council.
Osteopathic treatment is tailored to the individual. Many different techniques may be used, depending on the condition and the patient being treated.
Osteopathic treatment is safe & effective. Manipulation & Acupuncture have been shown to be among the most effective treatments for back pain, neck pain and headaches. We usually also give you advice on how to manage your problem and exercises to prevent future episodes.
Osteopaths don’t just treat back pain. We can treat a wide range of conditions, including neck and limb pain, tennis elbow, frozen shoulder, sports injuries, headaches, arthritic pain and much more.
Treatment is safe and suitable for all ages, from newborn babies to the elderly.
You do not need a referral from your GP. Osteopaths are trained to diagnose & treat mechanical conditions mainly affecting the musculo-skeletal system. We will refer you if you need further investigation by your GP for MRI or X ray. Luckily most people don’t need further testing.