Osteopathy is a holistic healthcare system that approaches the body as a unit and recognises that the site of pain is not necessarily the area of dysfunction; this is achieved through carefulexamination, diagnosis, and subsequent treatment that aims to re-establish the body's own natural self-regulatory and healing mechanisms.
Deborah Smith qualified with a BSc (Hons) degree in Osteopathic Medicine from the British College of Naturopathy and Osteopathy in 2002 and is a Registered Osteopath with the General OsteopathicCouncil. She is a fully qualified practitioner of the Niel-Asher Frozen Shoulder Technique®. Deborah has undertaken post graduate training in Cranial Osteopathy and Medical Acupuncture. She has also gained an MSc (with distinction) in Child Health.
Stephen Bone and Lisa Novelli work from a home based clinic offering Osteopathy, Remedial Massage, Holistic Massage and Foot and Facial Reflexology. The practice is based on the east side of StAlbans, easily accessible from the A1M, M1, M25 and A414.
The College of Osteopaths has specialised in the provision of part-time flexible osteopathic programmes since 1948. Programmes are student-focussed and designed to meet the needs of a wide audience. Asignificant part of the programme is delivered at weekends, which means students can organise their training around family, work and social activities. The dedication that part-time study requires is exceeded by the reward.
You can book your next appointment online - no need to call - 24 hours a day using our online booking service. Osteopaths aim to diagnose the areas of the body that are not functioning correctly andtherefore causing pain. Osteopathic Treatment is a 90% hands-on manual therapy that aims to restore the bodies balance and function, which with the aid of the bodies own 'self healing system' resolves the dysfunction and therefore the pain or symptoms.
Natural medicine is a broad term that covers all those systems of treatment which aim to restore the self-regulatory processes of the body and promote better health using measures which are in harmonywith the constructive forces in nature. The therapies have been classified variously over the years, mainly by their position outside the main systems of conventional medicine.
She believes in looking at the patient as a whole, not just the area that is problematic. By improving the overall function of the body, the patient is less likely to have further problems. Flexiblerates are available for those on low income, benefits or experiencing financial difficulties. Home visits are available to those unable to attend.
We believe Osteopathy can help you with most aches and pains whether they have been there for years or happened in the last 24 hours. Everyone can benefit from Osteopathic care from babies to those alittle further along the natural aging process & everyone in between including office workers trade/manual workers, pregnant ladies & sports people. We use both structural and cranial Osteopathy depending upon your health requirements.
Conveniently set in the heart of St Albans city centre, alongside the various medical practices on Russell Avenue, St Albans, Coe Associates Osteopaths is an established dynamic osteopathic practice,with over 20 years of experience in delivering high quality osteopathic healthcare to the city of St Albans, all in a relaxed, comfortable and caring environment. Osteopaths focus on the diagnosis, treatment and prevention of muscular/skeletal disorders.
Osteopathy is a powerful and gentle way of treating the whole body, as well as the back. It is suitable for people of all ages, from young babies to the elderly, and helps with the aches and pains,accidents and illnesses that life throws at us. Having a body that is in harmony with itself is the ideal we all aspire to; a body that allows us to live life to the full. My aim is to help you find a healthy balance between what your body can do at the moment, and what you would like to accomplish.
They may all use similar techniques, but what makes each profession different is the underlying philosophy and principles which will guide the practitioner in diagnosis and treatment. All osteopathsare registered and regulated by the General Osteopathic Council. Osteopathy is a system of diagnosis and treatment for a wide range of medical conditions.
Welcome to Osteopathy Letchworth where we have been treating people from Letchworth, Hitchin, Stevenage, Cambridge, Bedfordshire, and Hertfordshire since 2001. Approximately 80% of our patients cometo us via recommendation either from other clients or other healthcare practitioners. We are a multidisciplinary practice, with a highly qualified team who are committed to continually updating our skills to ensure excellence for your healthcare.
We are members of the Osteopathic Development Group, a collaboration between the iO, GOsC, the Osteopathic Alliance, NCOR and the Council of Osteopathic Educational Institutions. By working togetherwith the regulator, research community and educators we aim to unite the profession to promote development, improve understanding and knowledge, support and celebrate excellence, facilitate communication and demonstrate the effectiveness of osteopathy.
Barbara graduated from the British College of Osteopathic Medicine (BCOM) in 1996 with a first class honours degree in osteopathic medicine. The training involved four years full time education.Barbara's working week is divided between her practice in Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire and the Alan Herdman Pilates Studio in central London W1. As a junior Barbara competed at national level in the 400m athletics event.
Situated in the heart of Brookmans Park village, our practice was established in 1999 to provide a high quality osteopathic service in a friendly, caring environment. We offer a range of treatmentsfor health issues at every stage in life, from every day aches and pains that seem to happen for no apparent reason, to those caused by accidents and illness.
Welcome to Croxley Osteopathic Clinic based in Croxley Green which is between Rickmansworth and Watford in Hertfordshire. The aim of Croxley Osteopathic Clinic is to help you recover from yoursymptoms as quickly as possible along with reducing the likelihood of a recurring problem. Croxley Osteopathic Clinic is run by Deborah Osborne-Kirby and offers Osteopathic services to the surrounding areas such as Croxley Green, Rickmansworth and Watford.
David, the practice owner at Mind and Body Osteopathy treats musculoskeletal pain and provides and gait analysis services to clients throughout the St Albans area and draws patients from all over theUK who wish to improve their posture and sporting performance. The clinic, is located on the Harpenden side of St. Albans. David provides individuals with a professional Osteopathy service and has a fully functional treatment centre, with gait analysis facilities and slow motion video replay.
The Windmill Osteopathic Clinic is a small, friendly and professional clinic based in the Marshalswick area of St Albans. Our experienced osteopaths provide the highest standard of osteopathic care,successfully treating a wide range of problems and sports injuries, including neck and back pain, slipped disc, muscle strains, joint problems including Osteoarthritis, repetitive strain, rotator cuff injury, frozen shoulder, hip, knee and ankle problems to name but a few.
Osteopathy is a hands-on, drug-free, non-surgical approach to healthcare. Despite the name and reputation, osteopathy is not just about bones and backs! It treats the muscles, ligaments, tendons &joints of the musculoskeletal system from top to toe to help the body maintain & restore its health.
We are senior clinic tutors, lecturers and examiners at the College of Osteopaths, assuring you of the highest level of care. You will always be treated by either Chris or Allison and never anassociate. We count Doctors, Physiotherapists, Chiropractors and other Osteopaths amongst our patients, so you can feel confident that you are in safe hands.