Osteopathic therapy or called Osteopathic Manual Practice is a type of alternative medicine that emphasizes the physical manipulation of the body’s muscle tissue and bones. osteopathic practitioner understands that the site a patient’s complaint may not necessarily correspond to the site of symptoms. Hence, Osteopaths specialize in the assessment and treatment of the patient, giving consideration to the mental, emotional, and physical aspects of one’s overall health.
WHAT TO EXPECTED AT YOUR FIRST VISIT
Our Osteopaths will conduct a full history & physical examination to develop a treatment plan designed to make sure the quickest healing time. Treatment will often start on the first visit and results can often be observed immediately. Our osteopathic practitioners have certified Diploma of Osteopathic Manual Practitioner (DOMP), committing high-quality treatment to patients.
HOW TO OSTEOPATHS TREAT INJURIES?
Osteopathy is a form of drug-free non-invasive manual medicine that focuses on total body health by treating and strengthening the musculoskeletal framework, which includes the joints, muscles, and spine. Its aim is to positively affect the body’s nervous, circulatory and lymphatic systems. Commonly used treatment techniques include Osteo-articular adjustments, Cranial-sacral application, Visceral normalization, and Fascial release.
COMMON CONDITIONS TREATED:
Our Osteopaths at United MediCenter are trained in the management of many ailments, some of which include:
- Headaches and migraines
- Soft-tissue sourness and pain
- Joints strain and sprain
- Stress, anxiety and insomnia
- Postural dysfunction
- Whiplash syndrome
- Respiratory difficulties
- Digestive disorders
- And much more …