After a thorough assessment the osteopath will explain to you the diagnosis or cause of the injury. It is much easier to know how to manage your injury if you understand what damage has occurred. Osteopathic treatment will aim to reduce the pain and aid a speedy recovery.
The osteopaths at The Dove practice also complement osteopathic treatment with the use of ultrasound. Osteopath Marc Chavaudra is also trained in the use of sports taping and strapping using Rocktape.
The osteopaths will also be able to offer advice regarding exercise stretching and rehabilitation.
Osteopathic treatment can offer relief from:
- Low back pain and sciatica
- Shoulder, elbow and neck pain
- Muscle and ligament injuries
- Knee, foot and ankle complaints
- Tennis and golfer’s elbow