The science of Osteopathy is a study of the human body as it functions in health and disease.
Osteopathy uses very precise, gentle manipulative techniques to treat the restrictions in tissues which prevent the various parts of the body from fulfilling their natural functions. The objective of the practice of Osteopathy is to restore mobility to the different systems of the body (musculo-skeletal, circulatory, digestive, pulmonary and nervous systems) thus improving the regulation and interactions of these systems.
Osteopathy was established in Canada in 1981.
Club Physio Osteopaths
Osteopathy is effective in the treatment of:
- Head trauma
- Motor vehicle accidents
- Chronic fatigue syndrome
- Systemic or organ dysfunction
- Neck and back injuries
- Learning and behavioral problems
- Pain associated with pregnancy
Who Can Benefit?
Individuals of any age with complaints of pain, weakness, stiffness or tightness may benefit from Osteopathy treatment. Symptoms may be a result of injury, accident, repetitive strains, underuse or misuse, degenerative or arthritic changes, pregnancy and childbirth or following surgery or dental work.
Who Pays for Osteopathy?
Many private insurance companies recognize the benefits of Osteopathy and provide full or partial coverage under extended health care plans. Sandra and Margaret’s patients can be billed under Physiotherapy and Remo’s patients can be billed under Massage Therapy.Make an Appointment