Osteopath near Northland

Welcome to Northern Spinal Osteopathy near Northland Shopping centre.

Northern Spinal is just a short 2 minute drive from Northland shopping centre.

At Northern Spinal, our team of osteopaths is deeply committed to putting patients first. We believe in a comprehensive approach to treatment, integrating various services such as Pilates, Remedial Massage, and Exercise Rehabilitation to achieve optimal outcomes for our patients. Our osteopaths are dedicated to continual learning and development, ensuring that we apply the latest and most effective techniques to address your specific condition or complaint.

What is Osteopathy?

Osteopathy is a unique system of diagnosis and treatment that focuses on restoring the structural integrity of the body. Just like a well-tuned engine, when the body is balanced and efficient, it functions with minimal wear and tear, leaving more energy for daily living. Our osteopaths utilise conventional medical assessments and tools for diagnosis, but what sets osteopathy apart is our holistic approach to patient assessment and treatment.

Benefits of Osteopathy

The benefits of osteopathy are numerous:

  • Holistic approach to history taking, assessment, and treatment
  • Accurate diagnosis through a range of orthopedic testing
  • Identifying the root cause of injuries, not just treating symptoms
  • Tailored management plans for each individual
  • Broad range of treatment techniques including soft tissue massage, manipulation, stretching, and functional movement

Functional Movement & Osteopathy

Functional Movement principles are integral to osteopathy, recognizing that how we move affects the structures of the body. By treating the body as a whole, our osteopaths can identify deficits in one area that may be affecting others, leading to comprehensive and effective treatment strategies.

Why Choose Northern Spinal Osteopathy near Northland Shopping centre?

  • We focus on treating the root cause of pain and dysfunction, not just symptoms.
  • Osteopathic manual treatment reduces pain and improves function by addressing tensions and restrictions.
  • We support the body’s natural healing mechanisms through osteopathic treatment.
  • Our treatments are efficient, minimising the number of visits needed.
  • Your first visit includes a detailed assessment and history-taking, ensuring personalised treatment plans tailored to your needs.

Common Problems Treated by Osteopaths

Our osteopaths at Northern Spinal are experienced in treating a wide range of conditions, including:

  • Lower back pain, disc injuries, and sciatica
  • Neck painheadaches, and trapped nerves
  • Sports injuries
  • Arthritis, stiffness in joints, and muscle weakness
  • Shoulder, knee, hip, ankle, and wrist pain
  • Tendonitis and bursitis
  • Pregnancy-related conditions
  • RSI, carpal tunnel syndrome, golfer’s and tennis elbow
  • Sinus congestion and pain
  • Postural and computer-related problems
  • Whiplash

If you’re seeking effective and personalised osteopathic care close to Northland shopping centre, trust Northern Spinal to help you achieve your health and wellness goals. Conveniently located at 4 Rubicon St, Reservoir. we can be contacted on 03 9470 1010.

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Frequently Asked Questions about Osteopathy at Northern Spinal:

1. What is osteopathy, and how does it differ from other forms of therapy?

  • Osteopathy is a unique system of diagnosis and treatment that focuses on restoring the structural integrity of the body. Unlike some other therapies that may focus solely on symptom relief, osteopathy aims to address the root cause of pain and dysfunction through a holistic approach.

2. What conditions can osteopathy treat?

3. How does osteopathic treatment work?

  • Osteopathic treatment involves hands-on techniques such as soft tissue massage, manipulation, stretching, and functional movement. These techniques help to reduce pain, improve mobility, and restore balance within the body.

4. What should I expect during my first visit to Northern Spinal?

  • During your initial visit, one of our experienced osteopaths will conduct a detailed assessment, including a thorough medical history review and physical examination. This assessment helps us understand your unique needs and develop a personalized treatment plan.

5. How many treatment sessions will I need?

  • The number of treatment sessions required varies depending on the nature and severity of your condition. Our goal is to achieve optimal results in as few sessions as possible, but ongoing treatment may be necessary for some conditions.

6. Are there any side effects of osteopathic treatment?

  • Osteopathic treatment is generally safe and well-tolerated. Some patients may experience mild soreness or discomfort following treatment, but this typically resolves quickly. Our osteopaths prioritize your comfort and safety throughout the treatment process.

7. Can osteopathy help prevent future injuries?

  • Yes, osteopathy focuses on addressing underlying imbalances and dysfunctions within the body, which can help prevent future injuries. Our osteopaths may recommend exercises, lifestyle modifications, and ergonomic adjustments to support long-term health and wellness.

8. Is osteopathy suitable for all ages?

  • Yes, osteopathy is suitable for individuals of all ages, from infants to seniors. Our osteopaths tailor treatment approaches to accommodate the unique needs and preferences of each patient, ensuring safe and effective care for all.

9. How do I book an appointment at Northern Spinal?

  • Booking an appointment is easy! Simply contact our clinic via phone or email, and our friendly staff will assist you in scheduling a convenient time for your visit. or, click the book online tab to book online. We look forward to helping you on your journey to better health and wellness.