Common Questions 4. What conditions do Osteopaths treat?

Although a great deal of osteopathic treatment is concerned with back pain and sciatica, there are many other conditions that may be treated successfully.

These include:

  • Sports injuries
  • Headaches
  • Neck and arm pain
  • Shoulder, elbow, wrist and hand problems
  • Hip, knee and foot problems
  • Whiplash and traumatic injuries
  • Problems experienced during pregnancy
  • Degenerative conditions e.g. osteoarthritis
  • TMJ (jaw) problems especially if referred from your dentist
  • Some cases of Irritable Bowel Syndrome
  • Coccyx pain
  • Some cases of period pain and other dysfunctional visceral disturbances