A system of complementary medicine involving the treatment of medical disorders through the manipulation and massage of the skeleton and musculature.
What does an osteopath do?
An osteopath aims to restore the normal function and stability of the joints to help the body heal itself. They use their hands to treat your body in a variety of ways, using a mixture of gentle and forceful techniques. Techniques are chosen based on the individual patient and the symptoms they have reported.
Are osteopaths safe?
Osteopathy is generally regarded as a safe treatment, although you may experience minor side effects, such as: mild to moderate soreness or pain in the treatment area. headache.
Osteopathy is a way of detecting, treating and preventing health problems by moving, stretching and massaging a person's muscles and joints.