Although Osteopaths treat many conditions, most people think of us as 'back specialists'. Back pain is what osteopaths treat a lot of the time. Osteopathic treatment does not only target symptoms but treats the parts of the body that have caused the symptoms. Osteopaths have a holistic approach and believe that your whole body will work well if in good structural balance.
Physiotherapists diagnose, manage, and treat disorders and injuries of the musculoskeletal system including rehabilitation following surgery. Physios are trained in the treatment of post-operative orthopaedic procedures, fractures, acute sports injuries, arthritis, sprains, strains, back and neck pain, spinal conditions and amputations.
Sports & Remedial Massage Therapy is the management, manipulation and the rehabilitation of the body's soft tissues including muscles, ligaments and tendons using techniques that ensure effective and efficient results.
Acupuncture treats patients by insertion and manipulation of very thin needles to correct imbalances in the flow of qi by stimulation of anatomical locations on or under the skin called acupuncture points, most of which are connected by channels known as meridians. For further information click here.
IDD Therapy Treatment is for herniated discs, slipped disc and sciatica. The physiotherapy & osteopathy team provide IDD Therapy for disc-related issues including back pain, neck pain and sciatica for patients in Gloucestershire.
Mostly associated with the treatment of chronic muscular and tendon disorders, back & neck pain & Trigger Point Treatment. Shockwave Therapy delivers high-energy shock waves to the tissue via the skin. Activates your body’s self-healing processes where pain occurs. Increases metabolic activity through improved blood circulation and the formation of new blood vessels.
Low Level Laser Therapy
LLLT (Low Level Laser Therapy) is the application of red and near infra-red light over injuries or lesions to improve wound and soft tissue healing, reduce inflammation and give relief for both acute and chronic pain. First developed in 1967, it is now commonly referred to as LLLT. LLLT is used to: increase the speed, quality and tensile strength of tissue repair; resolve inflammation and relieve pain (analgesia).
WINBACK energy is a high-frequency current. This non-invasive current stimulates the body’s natural repair mechanisms, promoting cellular exchange. In combination with our therapist’s manual approach, it offers excellent rehabilitation results thanks to fast recovery of muscle and joint functions.