Conditions Treated

Our Osteopaths treat of a wide variety of musculoskeletal problems, but also have a role to play in the management of a number of other conditions. The most common complaints for which patients consult Osteopaths include:

  • Back pain, including disc injuries, muscle and spinal pain, scoliosis
  • Sciatica (pain or altered sensation to the leg)
  • Neck pain, whiplash, headaches, migraines, jaw pain, neuralgia
  • Pain in joints such as knees, ankles, elbows and shoulders (including rotator cuff and frozen shoulder syndrome)
  • Arthritic, bone and nerve pain
  • Short leg syndrome
  • Pelvic imbalances, abdominal discomfort
  • Sports related injuries, including tendonitis, muscle strain and deep bruising
  • Work related and repetitive strain injuries
  • Post-surgical pain
  • Asthma
Osteopathy can also play a significant role in pain management or when used in conjunction with medical treatment.

Many mothers-to-be find Osteopathic treatment very beneficial both to reduce back pain during pregnancy and also to help prepare the body for birth. Small children can be treated with a wide variety of gentle non-manipulative techniques.