Osteoarthritis (as opposed to rheumatoid arthritis, happens because of wear and tear to the joints with symptoms include pain, stiffness and loss of flexibility.
Can Osteopathy and Physiotherapy help with arthritis?
Osteopathy and Physiotherapy can help to reduce the symptoms of arthritis and prevent it from getting worse.
The treatments are used to keep your joints mobile and reduce symptoms through the use of massage, joint mobilisation and acupuncture. We’ll also work with you to develop a tailored exercise program programme that will include stretching and strengthening exercises for affected joints.
It’s worth noting that if you’re having joint replacement surgery working with one of our physiotherapists before the surgery will help
improve post operative outcomes.
Other Osteopathy Services
Patients look for treatments in a wide variety of conditions including