What to Expect at an Osteopath Appointment

Do I Need a Referral?

  • No

How many treatments do I require?

  • Some conditions only take one or two treatments to resolve (ie spinal joint sprain), however other more complex/chronic conditions (ie disc bulges) may require an on-goinging treatment plan (ie 6-8 treatments) to fully resolve.

What do I wear?

  • Typically, you will not be required to remove clothing, however, loose-fitting clothing or bringing a pair of shorts may be helpful.

What does the treatment involve?

  • Treatment sessions last 30 minutes an involve a thorough history, examination & treatment. You will also be given specific advice on exercise & rehab regarding your conditions.