What Osteopaths Treats

Osteopathy can help relieve chronic (long term) or minor problems, provide one-off relief from painful injuries or contribute to the management of long-term complaints.

  • joint pain
  • muscular aches
  • pains
  • strains and pulls
  • long-standing injuries
  • whiplash
  • upper and lower back pain
  • frozen shoulders
  • tennis elbow
  • golfers elbow
  • stiffness and tension  
  • repetitive strain injury
  • respiratory problems affecting the back
  • sciatica  
  • arthritis
  • headaches and migraine
  • mobility problems
  • sports injuries
  • pregnancy related aches and pains .

Giving a list of conditions that osteopaths help treat can sometimes give a false picture. Osteopaths treat people, not conditions and we are able to help in many ways such as: Easing or resolving pain, increasing mobility and improving a patient’s quality of life.


Useful Links

Arthritis research UK
General Osteopathic Council
Institute of Osteopathy (IO)
Osteopathic Clinic for Children
British School of Osteopathy