Conditions we treat

Conditions we treat with Osteopathy

Osteopathy

Osteopathy may be of assistance in the treatment and management of:

  • Back, shoulder, neck, hip or sciatica pain
  • Sports or traumatic injuries
  • Pregnancy related issues
  • Headaches or migraines
  • Arthritis
  • Mobility problems and aches and pains
  • Work related repetitive strain injuries (RSI).

What is Osteopathy? Meet our Osteopath Caitlin Wells.

Pregancy conditions treatable with osteotherapy

Pregnancy care

Issues that may be alleviated by gentle osteopathic treatment during pregnancy include:

  • Headaches
  • Back pain
  • Sciatica
  • Problems with pubic bone separation
  • Sacro-iliac joint pain
  • Pelvic instability

Meet our Osteopath Caitlin Wells.

Babies conditions treatable with osteotherapy

Babies and children 

Parents may seek Osteopathic care for their babies for various conditions:

  • torticollis
  • plagiocephaly (flattening of the head)
  • breastfeeding issues that may relate to babies reduced neck movement
  • following significant birth trauma such as the use of forceps.

Parents may seek Osteopathic care for children experiencing:

    • Pain due to sporting injuries
    • Pain due to rapid growth and poor posture
    • Headaches.

Meet our Osteopath Caitlin Wells.

Conditions treatable with physiotherapy

Physiotherapy

Common conditions our physiotherapists treat include:

  • Back Pain
  • Neck pain
  • Jaw pain
  • Headaches
  • Sporting injuries
  • Recovery after surgery (total knee and hip joint replacement, knee, hip, ankle and shoulder surgery)
  • Recovery after fractures
  • Degenerative injuries such as rotator cuff damage and other tendon problems
  • Arthritis
  • Preparation exercises for surgery (shown to reduce recovery time)

Physiotherapy for cancer rehabilitation

  • Preparation exercises for surgery (shown to reduce recovery time)
  • Pre-operative assessment and education
  • Lymphoedema prevention
  • Lymphoedema management
  • Treatment of cording and post-operative scar management

What is Physiotherapy? Meet our Physiotherapists Marion Cole and Kerry Browne.

Conditions treatable with Mickel Therapy

Mickel therapy

Conditions that are extremely conducive to Mickel Therapy include:

  • General Fatigue
  • Chronic Fatigue Syndrome (CFS)
  • Myalgic Encephalomyelitis (ME)
  • Chronic Pain, including Fibromyalgia
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS)
  • Post Viral Syndrome
  • Anxiety, Stress, Depression

Find out more about Mickel Therapy. Meet our Mickel Therapist Robyn Falkiner.

Nutritionist Geelong

Nutrition

Common areas treated:

  • Gut Health
  • Menopausal Symptoms
  • Energy, Adrenals & Thyroid
  • Weight Management
  • Balancing Hormones
  • Diabetes Management
  • Improving Mood
  • Fertility and Healthy Pregnancy.

Find out about Nutrition. Meet our Nutritionist Mel Bald.