Osteopath in Cheadle Hulme | What is Osteopathy?
Osteopathy is a form of drug-free, non-invasive, effective hands-on therapy for the treatment of mechanical dysfunctions of the Neuro-Musculoskeletal system. Conditions include neck and back pain, joint or muscular pain, minor sports injuries, tension headaches arising from neck pain.
Osteopathy is based on several fundamental principles that are aimed to assist the body in restoring its natural function and healing mechanisms.
Osteopaths use a variety of techniques ranging from soft-tissue to deep tissue massage, muscle-energy, traction/distraction, positional release, neuro-muscular technique, lymphatic pump techniques and spinal and peripheral joint manipulation.