Osteopathy, which is a non-invasive and drug-free holistic form of manual treatment, was established in 1892. The holistic nature of Osteopathy makes it a unique way of coming to a diagnosis and providing treatment via massage, stretching, manipulation, muscle energy techniques (MET) and exercise prescription. Our Osteopaths near Montmorency have a reputation for helping people restore their physical health and reduce body imbalances.
Osteopathic treatment can lead to common improvements such as reduced pain, decreased muscle tension, better mobility, and improved circulation.
Our Osteopaths near Montmorency offer a holistic approach to health and can improve function and pain management, as well as guide you in preventing future illnesses and injuries.
What To Expect During Your Osteopathy Consultation
An appointment for osteopathy usually lasts approximately 45 minutes to an one-hour. Our Osteopaths will listen carefully to your history, evaluate your body function, review scan results, then give you a management plan and treatment that will help you achieve your desired outcome. This patient-centred approach focuses on a personalised and evidence-based treatment- which will get you feeling and moving better sooner.
A consultation will generally include;
What do our Osteopaths treat?
Patients from Montmorency can be helped by our Osteopaths who are capable of diagnosing, treating and providing treatment for many conditions.
What techniques do Osteopaths use?
We welcome private health insurance, Medicare, Workcover and TAC patients.
What are the Key Benefits from Osteopathy?
- Osteopathy can be a great way to improve your overall well-being and health.
- Osteopathy can help to relieve pain and discomfort associated with a range of conditions, including back pain, neck pain, arthritis and headaches.
- Osteopathy can also help to improve your flexibility and mobility, as well as aiding in the rehabilitation following an injury.
- Osteopathy is a safe and gentle treatment option for all ages, from babies to elderly people.
- Osteopaths are highly-trained professionals, using a variety of techniques to treat patients. This means that each treatment is tailored specifically to the individual, providing them with the best possible care.
Our Osteopaths Can Help You
Excel Body & Health provide osteopathic care to patients across the Northern suburbs of Melbourne from our local clinic in Rosanna.
We welcome patients from Montmorency and aim to provide you with the best possible treatment and care.
Frequently Asked Questions
Osteopathy is a form of manual medicine that can treat a range of disorders, including but not limited to: joint pain, neck pain, low back pain, sciatica, headaches, and muscle tension.
Osteopaths use a variety of techniques to assess and treat their patients, including massage, joint mobilization/manipulation, and cranial sacral therapy. Osteopathy is a safe and effective form of treatment for many common disorders and can be used as an alternative or complementary treatment to other forms of medicine.
An osteopath is a healthcare professional who uses manual techniques to diagnose, treat and prevent illness or injury. Osteopathy is based on the principle that the body has the ability to heal itself and that treatment should focus on restoring the normal function and stability of the joints to help the body heal it.
Osteopaths use a range of manual techniques including massage, stretching and joint manipulation to relieve pain, improve mobility and promote healing. Osteopathy can be used to treat a wide range of conditions such as back pain, neck pain, muscle pain, joint pain and headaches. It can also be used to help people recover from sports injuries, childbirth and other medical procedures.
The main difference between chiropractors and osteopaths is that chiropractors focus exclusively on the spine, while osteopaths treat the entire body.
Osteopaths use a combination of manual manipulation, massage, and stretching to relieve pain and tension, improve joint mobility, and encourage the body’s natural healing processes. Chiropractors also use manual manipulation to adjust the spine and relieve pain, but they may also use other treatments such as electrical stimulation or ultrasound therapy.
Both chiropractors and osteopaths can be very effective in treating back pain, neck pain, headaches, and other common musculoskeletal problems.
An osteopath is trained in the use of manual therapy to restore the normal function and stability of the joints. This helps to improve joint mobility, muscle tone, and blood supply. Osteopathy can also help to reduce inflammation and pain.
Osteopathy is a system of medicine that emphasises the body’s ability to heal itself. Osteopaths use a variety of techniques to release tension, improve how your body moves, and help get your body back to its natural state of health.
Most people who see an osteopath for back pain find that they start to feel better within a few weeks. However, some people may need treatment for several months before they start to feel better. Osteopathy can be used on its own or in combination with other treatments, such as medication or physiotherapy.