Osteopathic Treatment

Osteopathic Treatment

Osteopathic treatment at The Willow Clinic is available to all ages and may include cranial osteopathy, soft tissue stretching and massage, mobilisation of specific joints and myo-fascial needling.

Each patient and their medical history is unique, so the treatment plan that Vanessa Fisher will devise is tailored to the individual and will only ever be implemented with signed consent.

The following wide range of conditions may be relieved with osteopathic treatment:

  • Back pain
  • Arthritic pain
  • Shoulder and neck pains including frozen shoulder
  • Mobility problems
  • Sciatica/nerve irritation
  • Work/repetitive strain injuries
  • Minor sprains injuries
  • Tennis elbow
  • Carpal tunnel syndrome
  • Neuralgia and sinus pain
  • Teeth grinding
  • Irritable bowel syndrome
  • Sport injuries
  • Generalised joint pain, muscular aches, pains & strains
  • Asthma and respiratory problems
  • Whiplash
  • Postural problems caused by driving or work strain
  • Inability to relax

Osteopathic Technique aims to:

  • Reduce pain and discomfort
  • Restore and enhance structure & function
  • Improve joint range of motion and joint nutrition
  • Provide mobility and elasticity to both superficial and deep structures of the body
  • Restore muscle tone and relaxation
  • Stimulate circulation (blood/fluid movement and flow)
  • Relieve pressure
  • Restore fascial elasticity
  • Increase general well-being