Manual Osteopathy

What is Manual Osteopathy?

Manual Osteopathy is a whole body approach to healthcare that recognizes the importance of the relationship between the structure of the body and the way it functions. This hands on approach works with the body’s framework: bones, muscles, joints, connective tissue and tendons to aid in your general health and wellbeing. Its aim is to positively affect the body’s nervous, circulatory and lymphatic systems while bring awareness and structural balance helping guide the body back into a balanced state with an emphasis on providing movement and agility to stiff joints and tight muscles.Manual Osteopathic techniques are gentle allowing the body to respond well with lasting results. By using palpation and manual techniques when treating structural and mechanical imbalances to release holding patterns and realign the body.The combination of massage and Manual Osteopathy allows for a thorough session and a well rounded approach to specific issues one may be dealing with.

Which conditions can be addressed with Manual Osteopathy?

  • Chronic or Acute pain
  • Scoliosis
  • Hip pain
  • Neck pain
  • Disc injuries and sciatica
  • Whiplash
  • Headaches
  • Migraines
  • Jaw problems (TMJ)
  • Shoulder conditions
  • Muscular, joint stiffness and pain
  • Ankle sprains
  • Postural conditions
  • Sports injuries
  • Improve Performance
  • Overall health and well being

Extended Health Coverage:

To check with your insurance provider if you are covered for manual osteopathy treatments with Gina, please inquire specifically about:

-DOMP registered with the National Manual Osteopathic Society

Manual Osteopathy is covered by some extended health plans. It is found under the Paramedical Services section and is titled “Manual” Osteopathy, not to be confused with Osteopathy which is usually not a massage service.

It is recommended that clients check with their insurance provider prior to booking an appointment, if they wish to claim their session. It is the sole responsibility of the client to ensure that they have coverage.