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Osteopathic Manipulative Treatment

OMT – Osteopathic Manipulative Treatment

OMT… What is it? So you have heard about OMT, or Osteopathic Manipulative Treatment?  Or also known as Osteopathy, Osteopathic Treatment, or just “Osteo”. Do you know what it actually is? You know your friend has seen an Osteo and has fantastic results, but you don’t really know what it’s all about. You have seen […]

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Pain relief – The Osteopathic Approach

As Osteopaths we see patients on a daily basis who have musculoskeletal complaints. These cover a wide range of issues that range from Back pain Neck pain Shoulder pain Headaches Migraines Sciatica Disc bulges Pregnancy related complaints Arthritis related complaints Sports injuries Bursitis Tendonitis RSI And more! Osteopaths are highly skilled at getting to the […]

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Relieving Arthritis Pain with Osteopathy

Arthritis is a painful and common problem that affects both men and women of all ages. There are many different types of arthritis, with the most commonly heard of and diagnosed being “Osteoarthritis” and “Rheumatoid Arthritis”. A diagnosis of arthritis can come from your GP or specialist and be confirmed by special tests such as […]

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Postpartum osteopathy

Postpartum Osteopathy

Often, it is thought that being pregnant is one of the hardest physically challenging things a woman can do. No-one really gives a second thought to poor old mum afterwards, once your perfect new baby has arrived. Mum – move aside, and lets focus on this tiny, gorgeous and totally dependant, warm and cuddly baby. […]

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osteopathy and pregnancy

Pregnancy and Osteopathy

Oh my goodness…. I’m pregnant! What will happen to my body? These are the thoughts that runs through every expectant mothers mind when they find out they are pregnant. It can be an exciting, emotional, scary, fun, tiring and amazing experience.  Having informed and supportive pre and post-natal care is very important in the journey […]

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Lower Back Pain and Osteopathy

Osteopathy is becoming one of the fastest growing professions in Australia to help people with back pain. There is a high demand for Osteopaths as their approach to musculoskeletal health care encompasses a whole body approach. Osteopaths study at university for a minimum of 5 years, and study a range of general subjects including anatomy, […]

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Osteopathy and Chronic Back Pain

Have you experienced back pain? Or know someone who has? With over 80% of Australian’s reported to have some type of back pain over their life time, it surely has crossed you path – with either yourself, a family member, friend or colleague. So what can be done and how can seeing an Osteopath for […]

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Best Sleeping Position for Shoulder Pain

Shoulder pain can be caused by many different reasons – and it can affect how we function during the day, how we move around, our ability to drive, sit at a desk, carry bags/shopping/kids, cook, and of course sleep at night. The most common causes of shoulder pain can include: Shoulder impingement Shoulder Bursitis Tendonitis […]

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