Osteopathic treatment for adults & the elderly

Osteopathy for adults

Osteopathy for adults ranges from treatment for prevention of illness to the treatment of acute and chronic conditions. The following are an example of conditions commonly treated with osteopathy:

  • back, neck, shoulder, joint pain
  • sciatica, carpal tunnel syndrome
  • GIT disturbances (ex. IBS, constipation)
  • menstrual pain and irregularity
  • stress-induced health problems
  • various neurological and auto-immune conditions
  • headaches and migraines
  • fibromyalgia, chronic fatigue syndrome
  • acute trauma or injury
  • unresolved long-term discomfort/pain
  • sinusitis, TMJ
  • environmental toxicities and lyme

 

Osteopathy for the Elderly

Osteopathic treatment harnesses the health and healing forces that are always present in the body at any age. With elderly patients the goal is always to help provide the ground for the wellbeing of each individual as they age. Some examples of conditions treated in the elderly include:

  • arthritis, joint pain and stiffness
  • rheumatologic disorders
  • circulatory conditions
  • frozen shoulder
  • sciatica, neuropathies
  • tinnitus, dizziness, vertigo
  • post surgical care
  • pain/dysfunction due to dental problems
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