Monthly Archives: February 2022

Shockwave Therapy – What’s Involved

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We take a look at what is involved for you as a patient when attending principle four osteopathy for shockwave therapy in Melbourne. Should your osteopath feel that you may benefit from shockwave therapy treatment, they will discuss this with you and outline the suggested treatment plan. Usually, the shockwave therapy treatment process involves treating…

What is Dry Needling And Why it Works

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Dry Needling Treatment | Each dry needle creates a small and precise ‘lesion’ in the tissue of the muscle at the point of insertion. The lesion is interpreted as a minor injury by the brain, which triggers a sequence of events to replace or repair the ‘damaged’ muscle with new, healthy tissue. This is referred…

5 Ways Osteopathic Treatment Can Improve Your Health

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If you’re unclear on what osteopathy is, it’s a form of manual “hands-on” healthcare. It’s different to physiotherapy and chiropractic, although osteo does help to treat similar conditions. Osteopathy takes a holistic approach to treatment, the osteo philosophy is to treat the person as a whole, not just their specific symptoms. If you live in…

What You Need to Know Before Visiting an Osteopath

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Thinking about visiting an Osteopath in Mill Park? If you’ve never visited an Osteopath before, it’s only natural that you might have some questions. In this article, we’ll cover what Osteopathy is, the health conditions it helps, and what you can expect during your first visit to an Osteopath in Mill Park. What is Osteopathy?…