What do Osteopaths Treat?

The Advertising Standards Authority (ASA) have proposed and regulated what osteopaths can advertise and say on their websites. So In order to keep within advertising standards, this osteopath has chosen to simply state word for word what is proposed and allowed for osteopaths to say. So if you are unsure, please contact this osteopath to discuss your condition.

CAP accepts that osteopaths may claim to help a variety of medical conditions, including:

• generalised aches and pains

joint pains including hip and knee pain from osteoarthritis as an adjunct to core OA treatments and exercise

arthritic pain,

general, acute & chronic backache, back pain

• mechanical neck pain

headache arising from the neck (cervicogenic) / migraine prevention

frozen shoulder/ shoulder and elbow pain/ tennis elbow (lateral epicondylitis) arising from associated musculoskeletal conditions of the back and neck

circulatory problems,


digestion problems,

joint pains, lumbago,

• sciatica,

• muscle spasms,

• neuralgia,

• fibromyalgia,

• inability to relax,

rheumatic pain,

• minor sports injuries and tensions.

If you are not sure if a problem is suitable for osteopathic treatment, please do not hesitate to call and discuss your condition with us.