Osteopaths' patients include the young, older people, manual workers, office professionals, pregnant women, children, sports people and performers. Patients seek treatment for a wide variety of conditions, including back pain, repetitive strain injury, changes to posture in pregnancy, postural problems caused by driving or work strain, the pain of arthritis and sports injuries. Treatment is tailored to patient's individual needs.
Osteopathy can help relieve the symptoms of a range of musculo-skeletal conditions, including:
Osteopaths are skilled in diagnostic techniques and trained to identify when osteopathic treatment would be appropriate or when a patient needs to be referred to a GP.
Specialised consultation and care for osteopathy at Temple Clinic in Ealing, West London