Osteopathy is a manual therapy system of health management from which other therapies such as Chiropractic have been derived. It is a comprehensive and effective therapy with a patient-centered approach that is founded on the principle of musculoskeletal structural and functional integrity (or “body balance”). It focuses on finding and addressing the underlying cause of pain and dysfunction by means of osteopathic diagnosis and treatment of the musculoskeletal system to optimize physiological functioning.
Some benefits of Osteopathy:
- decreases muscular, joint and soft tissue pain
-increases circulation of blood, oxygen and lymph
- improves body function, flexibility and mobility
- reduces discomfort, inflammation, tension and stress
- may increase energy levels
-may improve quality of sleep