Osteopathy – Diamond Creek
As osteopaths we focus on your neuro-musculoskeletal system – the bones, muscles, nerves and other tissues that support your body and control its movements.
Treatment involves assessments on the musculoskeletal and nervous systems, manual therapy, advice on posture and exercise programs based on helping your issues.
Osteopaths may assist on a wide range of conditions such as :
- Neck and shoulder pain
- Lower back pain
- Repetitive muscle strains
- Carpal tunnel syndrome and tennis/golfers’ elbow
- Sporting injuries
- Headaches and migraines
- Postural strain and related ergonomic assessments
- Sciatica and disc injury
- Restricted movement or weakness
- Arthritic and joint pain
- Tendonitis and bursitis
- Pregnancy related (remove pelvic) pain and women’s health issues
- Foot & ankle pain and plantar fasciitis
- Workplace injuries
- Wrist and hand pain
Treatment techniques can include soft tissue massage, trigger point work, myofascial release stretching and joint manipulation (“cracking”). Dry needling and cupping can also be used in some treatments.
Each individual is unique, so osteopathic treatment will vary from person to person. When you visit the clinic, your osteopath will assess the mobility of problem areas, take a detailed case history, and form a diagnosis to work out the best treatment and management plan for your needs.
To find out how an Osteopath can assist you book online today.