Osteopathy

  • Osteopathy is an established, regulated and effective healthcare practice. It can be used to treat a wide range of acute and chronic musculoskeletal disorders. Osteopathic treatment aims to reduce symptoms and restore the body’s natural equilibrium to improve function and prevent further occurrences.
  • Treatment involves a wide range of manual therapy techniques and is tailored to consider individual requirements . It may involve a combination of massage, stretching, joint movement (articulation), manipulation (‘clicking/popping’), cranial therapy and exercises.
  •  Your first appointment will focus will be on understanding the problem. This involves taking a case history and examination. During the examination process, you may be asked to remove your shirt or undress to your underwear. Following examination an appropriate treatment approach will with be agreed with you.
  •  Osteopathy is suitable for all ages and can be used to treat a wide range of problems including: Muscle aches and strains, Back, neck and shoulder pain, Repetitive strain injuries (e.g. carpal tunnel syndrome, tennis elbow), Pregnancy related aches and discomfort, Arthritic pain, Sciatica, Headaches originating from neck problems, Sports injuries
  • Initial consultation for Adults is £55 (This is a 1 hour appointment with follow up appointments at £50  for 45 minutes)
  • Under 16s (including babies) will be charged a concessional rate of £45 (for the first appointment which is 1 hour) then £40 for follow up appointments (which are 30 minutes)
  • To book an appointment or for further information contact Kristin Back on 07939251834 , email misskristinback@gmail.com  or visit her Facebook page https://www.facebook.com/bellendenosteopath/