Linda Olbison M.Ost (Master of Osteopathy) is a fully qualified osteopath, registered with the General Osteopathic Council and member of the British Osteopathic Association. She provides holistic osteopathy treatment for joints, muscles, ligaments and nerves and cranial osteopathy.
Osteopathy is a medical treatment discipline focused on improving the structural balance of the body as a whole, particularly the spine, muscles and joints.
Osteopaths have a holistic appreciation of how the body works and recognise that the body has a strong ability to heal itself. Often the osteopath’s approach is to treat and take away the mechanical factors that are stopping the process of self-healing taking place. This not only helps address injuries as they present to the osteopath in practice, but will usually reduce the chance of them returning in future.
Osteopathic treatment is non-invasive and does not use drugs instead I use muscle stretching, joint articulation and manipulation. Exercises are sometimes given as is guidance on postural and other changes a patient can make to their lifestyle to help prevent future problems.
Osteopathy can be an effective way to treat most muscle and joint pain such as:
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Cranial Osteopathy is a modality that uses gentle pressures in order to manipulate the body's natural rhythm, in order to release stresses and tensions throughout the head and body. Disruption to the body’s natural rhythm or “involuntary rhythm” over time can cause symptoms to develop. These symptoms can include colic, hearing and suckling problems in babies,
Cranial Osteopathy need not be restricted to babies. Young children and adults can benefit with treatment for individuals suffering symptoms such as:
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