At Geelong Pilates Studio we offer osteopathy, Myotherapy and nutrition for a total body health.
What is Osteopathy?
Osteopathy is a manual therapy that aims to treat the whole body as a unit, not only treating the symptoms but looking further at why the condition or injury occurred initially and how to prevent re-occurrence.
Osteopaths are trained to examine, diagnose and treat various conditions and injuries and will often focus largely on the
What does osteopathy involve?
In your initial consultation, Lisa will chat with you about your current condition and go through a detailed medical history. Once she has a good understanding of your problem, she will complete a
The benefits of Osteopathic treatment
Osteopathic treatment can help with giving symptomatic relief whilst also working to remove the underlying cause of pain and dysfunction.
Treatment can help to reduce pain, stiffness in the muscles and joints and work to restore any muscle imbalances which can lead to increased stress through specific joints and tissues. This is often achieved by a combination of manual treatment and exercises prescription.
Osteopathy can help improve a broad range of conditions and injuries such as neck and back pain, headache and migraines, postural problems, arthritis
PRICE: 60 mins $90
Myotherapy utilises a wide range of evidence based treatment approaches to assist with muscular pain and dysfunction. Treatment depends on the assessment.
- Massage, including sports and remedial techniques
- Gently moving the patient’s affected body part through its range of motion (passive stretching)
- Hot or cold therapy
- TENS therapy
- Trigger point therapy (acupressure)
- Myofascial dry needling
- Exercise prescription
Each session typically lasts one hour. Lu often works in conjunction with other health practitioners to optimise patient outcomes.