10th December 2018 
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Back pain and Osteopathy

The following wording has been prepared by therapy websites, to describe the range of therapies offered by therapy websites clients, in this case back pain and osteopathy. This wording is not the responsibility of the Adlerian Society, and is not endorsed by the Adlerian Society

Osteopathy is a well established and recognised system of diagnosing, treating and preventing musculoskeletal disorders, that is, pain and/or dysfunction arising in the muscles, joints, nerves, ligaments and tendons. Benefits of osteopathy for back pain include a reduction in pain or discomfort and greater ease and freedom of movement hopefully leading to a progressive return to normal daily activities. Osteopathy practitioners who may have the necessary experience you require are located in Islington, Swansea and Cranial East London.

Problems may have arisen in the musculo-skeletal system due to injury, poor posture, repetitive strain or diseases such as arthritis. Treatment might include soft-tissue stretching and massage, rhythmic joint movements or manipulation to release the tension binding joints together. The osteopath will use their highly developed sense of touch to palpate and assess areas of tenderness, strain, restriction or weakness within your body. Osteopaths who may be experienced at diagnosing and treating back pain are available in Hammersmith, Battle and Swansea.

Back pain is a condition that just about everyone experiences at some time in their lives. It may be just a passing niggle after an activity like gardening, a long period of driving or sitting at work. But for many these episodes give a more acute and persistant pain involving the muscles, spinal joints or nerves and interferes with normal daily living in both small and larger ways. Back pain is an unpleasant experience and can be both frustrating and stressful, especially if home and working life are disrupted. If you feel an osteopath may be able to help you and would like to find out more we have osteopaths available in St Albans, Worcester Park and Southend.

Osteopathic techniques work with the body's own natural ability to heal. During a course of treatment advice is given to help an individual to identify areas in which they can help themselves. This may include the best exercise to strengthen the problem area, postural advice and ergonomic set up at work. Clients undergoing osteopathy treatment may find other benefits such as improved sleep patterns due to increased comfort levels and an improvement in mood as pain levels are brought under control. Osteopaths who may be able to help you with treatment for relieving joint and back pain are available in Cheltenham, Newham and Buxton.

If back pain is limiting your life then osteopathy may provide a safe and gentle answer in restoring your vitality and giving a boost to your body’s own healing ability. Different osteopaths may advocate slightly different treatments depending on their assessment of your symptoms.