About Osteopathy

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Does it hurt during the treatment?

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The purpose of the treatment is not to hurt. In general the treatment is very relaxing, techniques are used to realign the structures back into position. However if the area is inflamed, gentle touch may cause slight discomfort, but relay this to your practitioner and another technique can be applied.

What is the difference between Chiropractors, Physiotherapists and Osteopaths?

2017-04-08T17:56:56+01:00April 2nd, 2017||

In order to answer this question, it is useful to refer to the definitions and general information published by the professional bodies for each of these three therapies in turn: Osteopathy Osteopathy is a primary healthcare profession, focusing on the diagnosis, treatment, prevention and rehabilitation of musculoskeletal (MSK) disorders, and their effects on the patient's [...]