What is Osteopathy?

Osteopaths are allied health professionals that specialise in the management of musculoskeletal (muscles, joints, fascia, ligaments) pain and injury. Osteopaths use a combination of manual therapy, exercise, education and advice to manage a range conditions and promote health. Osteopaths are required to complete 5 years of university study focused on gaining a deep understanding of the human body.

What to expect from a consultation at
Phoenix Osteopathy?

We will:

  • Listen to your story to gain a deep understanding of your issue.
  • Examine and assess your physical capabilities & factors contributing to your complaint.
  • Explain our diagnosis and expected recovery with the reasoning behind it.
  • Develop a management plan that suits your needs.
  • Implement the management plan using a combination of hands on techniques including soft tissue massage, joint manipulation, joint mobilisation, and stretching.
  • Support you in implementing the management plan by using tailored exercise, education and advice and help prevent reoccurrence.