Osteopath Caulfield – St Kilda Osteopathy
Osteopathy, or “Osteo” is a hands on manual therapy which diagnoses, treats and helps manage all types of muscle and joint complaints.
We, Melbourne Osteopaths at St Kilda Osteopathy treat patients from local areas such as Caulfield, Elwood, Prahran, Elsternwick but patients also travel to see us due to our experience, skill and expertise in musculoskeletal complaints.
Osteopaths have a minimum 5 year University degree, often with a Masters as well. We are passionate about what we do, and helping our patients with the pain and complaints.
Osteopaths treat a wide variety of conditions that may include:
- Lower back pain
- Neck pain
- Pinched nerves
- Bulging or “slipped disc” problems
- Muscle spasm
- Posture complaints
- Pregnancy related problems
We will also work with your GP, Specialist, personal trainer, pilates instructor or other allied health practitioner to give you the most well rounded an supported experience of getting you feeling and moving better as soon as possible.
All Osteopathic treatment at St Kilda Osteopathy is evidence based and hands on.
We may use techniques such as massage, mobilization an articulation of joints and muscles, dry needling using acupuncture needles, HVLA or manipulation or joint, myofascial release, stretching and rehabiliation exercises.
All treatments, advice, rehabilitation and sessions are tailored specifically to you and your complaint/s. You will never feel rushed, nor be booked into more treatments than you actually require. Our aim is to not only treat you effectively and safely, but to educate you to give you the tools to understand how to prevent this injury from occurring again or to manage it effectively!