Osteopathy is a powerful and effective system of assessing, diagnosing, treating and preventing a wide range of health problems with joints, muscles, ligaments and nerves.
Osteopathy recognises the importance of the link between the structure of the human body and the way it functions. Osteopaths focus on the body's skeleton and bone structure, and on the underlying muscles, soft tissue and internal organs.
Osteopathy is a highly skilled manual therapy that uses a wide range of techniques including structural, visceral, cranial, articulation and soft tissue mobilisation to reduce pain and restore optimal function. Osteopaths treat the whole body including:
The profession is regulated by the General Osteopathic Council and recognised by the British Medical Association. Osteopath is a protected title that can only be used by registered practitioners.
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Western medical acupuncture is a therapeutic modality involving the insertion of fine needles. It is an adaptation of Chinese acupuncture using current knowledge of anatomy, physiology and pathology, with the principles of evidence based medicine. It is mainly used to treat musculoskeletal pain and neuralgia (nerve pain), with good results in pain reduction. It is also effective for postoperative pain. At south East Osteopathy we provide Western medical acupuncture if needed as part of our osteopathic treatments at no extra cost.Click here to find out more.
We specialise in the treatment, prevention and rehabilitation of all kinds of sports injuries. Also by assessing and correcting your overall function and mobility we can help to keep you in the best condition possible for optimal performance. Tailored treatment and rehabilitation includes:
We provide very effective treatments and pain relief for patients who are awaiting surgery, for rehabilitation after a surgical procedure, and even to help prevent surgery being needed. Some common conditions treated are:
I pulled my back and was in so much pain even breathing hurt. I was a bit nervous as I hadn’t seen an Osteopath before but Ben made me feel at ease and relaxed. I was so pleased I went as he fixed me and got me back to normal in no time. Would definitely recommend!--D Edgers
I’m a builder and was always getting problems with my back it got to the point where I was really struggling at work so decided to go to South East Osteopathy to have it looked at. It was the best decision I’ve made felt so much better straight away and now have treatments on a regular basis to keep me feeling good and prevent and problems returning. Now I run around at work like a 20 year old again!--N Safery
I could barely move, but by the end of my first session I could bend down and touch my toes! Amazing would highly recommend!-- S Worrell
Ben has been treating me for a few months now after my double discectomy operation. I can honestly say he has helped me so much in terms of easing my pain and getting me moving again. Can’t thank you enough.-- P Whale
My sciatic pain was unbearable affecting my whole life. After a few treatments at South East Osteopathy the pain had gone and I could start enjoying life again!--P Garland
I had been suffering with severe pain in my neck and down my left arm. I went to my doctor who just gave me painkillers and told me to rest. I saw Ben and within 3 sessions I was completely pain free and could return to work. Thank you so much!--A Towner