Osteopathy specialises in the diagnosis, management, treatment, and prevention of musculoskeletal and other related disorders.
The Osteopath will give you a clear explanation of the fndings and diagnosis. Then a treatment plan suggested. The benefts and risks of the treatment recommended will be explained as it’s essential to understand and agree on what the treatment can achieve, and the likely number of sessions needed for a noticeable improvement in how you feel.
Treatment is hands-on and involves skilled manipulation and articulations of the spine and joints and massage of soft tissues. An explanation during the treatment and permission will help you to feel fully informed. Ask questions at any time if you are unsure what has been explained or if you have any concerns.
Self-help measures and advice on exercise may be offered to assist your recovery, prevent recurrence or worsening of symptoms.