Osteopathy Explained

Osteopathy is a system of diagnosis and treatment designed to provide pain relief for the body’s structural and mechanical problems. A gentle form of treatment, osteopathy can benefit most types of aches, pains and strains in people of every age. It is a natural therapy which combines manual ‘hands-on’ techniques with exercise and advice.

Osteopathy Benefits

There are many benefits that Osteopathy can provide. 

  • Helps reduce pain naturally
  • Help break up scar tissue and heal injuries
  • Improve sleep quality
  • Increase range of motion in the joints
  • Treat posture

Although a great number of patients consult us with back pain, there are many other conditions that we frequently help with.

These include:

  • Generalised aches and pains
  • Joint pains including hip and knee pain from osteoarthritis as an adjunct to core osteoarthritis treatments and exercise
  • Arthritic pain
  • General, acute & chronic backache, back pain (not arising from injury or accident)
  • Uncomplicated mechanical neck pain (as opposed to neck pain following injury i.e. whiplash
  • Headache arising from the neck (cervicogenic) / migraine prevention
  • Frozen shoulder/ shoulder and elbow pain/ tennis elbow (lateral epicondylitis) arising from associated musculoskeletal conditions of the back and neck, but not isolated occurrences
  • Circulatory problems
  • Cramp
  • Digestion problems
  • Joint pains, lumbago
  • Sciatica
  • Muscle spasms
  • Neuralgia
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Inability to relax
  • Rheumatic pain
  • Minor sports injuries and tensions

Call Us Today

01923 268787

Your treatment plan is designed for steady progress, with every phase promptly implemented.

Make an Appointment

Lead Practitioner

Principal Osteopath
Edward Buckwald

People Say

"Ed's attention to detail is great. My body feels better than ever."
David G