As a holistic treatment method osteopathy can be applied for many different clinical pictures and complaints at any age. Below you can find a list of the most important conditions where osteopathy may be of help. We are also available to inform you about possible treatment options regarding any other health issue not included in the list.
Basically, osteopathy reaches its limits where the self-healing forces of the body are no longer strong enough. Osteopathy is no emergency medicine. Serious diseases, acute inflammation, open wounds, fractures and burns have to be treated by a medical doctor first.
Back pain, disc protrusion/prolapse, joint pain, tennis elbow, stiff shoulder joint or frozen shoulder, problems regarding the body’s statics, and other kinds of chronic pain affecting the locomotor system.
Whiplash injury and other issues caused by accidents
Symptoms like headaches, dizziness/vertigo, sleeplessness, tiredness, and depressive states, which often occur after car accidents, severe falls or other accidents.
Headaches, migraines, ear infections, paranasal sinus infections, dizziness/vertigo, tinnitus (ringing in the ear), dysfunction of the jaw.
Asthma, bronchitis, chronic cough.
Heartburn, indigestion, diarrhea, constipation.
Lower abdomen/ pelvis
Pelvic pain, chronic UTI, dysmenorrhea, possible dysfunctions after pregnancy and delivery.
Treatment to relieve various pregnancy-related complaints and to release tensions to facilitate an undisturbed birth process (as far as possible).
Newborn and babies
Traumatic or difficult deliveries, disturbed sleep, feeding difficulties and regurgitation, restlessness, excessive crying, colic, constipation, positional or cranial asymmetries, torticollis, hip dysfunctions, etc.
Malocclusion, impaired vision or squinting, speech disorders, concentration difficulties or behavioral difficulties, hyperactivity, respiratory or digestive problems; chronic inflammation; impaired gross or fine motor skills; growth-related complaints as well as dysfunctions of the musculoskeletal system like scoliosis, hyperkyphosis, misalignment of the feet or knee, etc. We are also happy to support your child in case of neurological or genetic disorders (autism, ADHD, Down syndrome etc.).