Osteopathy in Oxford
Osteopathic treatment at Iffley Turn Practice
Osteopathy is a manual therapy that aims to relieve pain, restore mobility and improve function. Osteopathic treatment involves a variety of methods, most commonly incorporating massage, joint mobilization and spinal manipulation.
- can be applied to any region of the body
- will be tailored to the patient's needs
- are a safe and effective treatment for all ages from babies to adults and including pregnant women
Osteopaths most commonly treat neck, back and shoulder pain but treatment is also beneficial for
- frozen shoulder
- arthritic pain
- tennis elbow
- minor sports injuries
Osteopathy is a registered profession and osteopaths are highly trained healthcare professionals. Osteopaths are recognised by the NHS as fully qualified to diagnose and treat independently but you do not need a referral from a doctor to see one.