21 10, 2021

Shockwave Therapy and Osteopathy

By |2021-10-21T15:13:39+11:00October 21st, 2021|Newsletters|

The medical field has had several advances in recent years, like new medicines, therapies, and medical tools. One such advancement is the use of Radial shockwave therapy in the treatment for tendon injuries. Using an EMS Swiss Dolorclast Radial Shockwave machine, high-intensity sound pulses are directed directly to the injured tissues, tendon, muscles, and bone, invoking [...]

14 10, 2021

Dry Needling and Osteopathy

By |2021-10-14T12:55:41+11:00October 14th, 2021|Dry Needling|

Have you ever experienced pain so intense that it felt like your muscles were tearing? Have you ever complained about on-going muscle tightness, that just never seems to ease? This is  what many people with muscular pain experience on a regular basis.  Luckily, there are treatments available for this type of pain, such as dry needling [...]

4 10, 2021

Staying Healthy During Lockdown – An Osteopath Approach

By |2021-10-07T13:46:24+11:00October 4th, 2021|Injury Rehabilitation, Osteopathy, Towards Wellness|

Staying healthy during lockdown has proved to be challenging for some. And as Melbourne's lockdown restrictions drag on for longer and longer. We are seeing more and more people suffering from the same pain and irritation. Shoulder pain, Neck Pain, Headaches, and postural pain are just a few of the conditions we are seeing. [...]

29 09, 2021

Osteopathic Treatment for Sports Injury Management

By |2021-09-29T15:00:10+10:00September 29th, 2021|Injury Rehabilitation, Osteopathy|

Sports injuries are common. They can be very painful. Time-consuming to recover from.  And worst of all prevents you from playing your desired sport. Injuries generally occur when your body can no longer tolerate the load it is put under. Ultimately it breaks down. Osteopathy helps the body's natural ability to heal itself, by restoring its [...]

27 09, 2021

Shoulder Pain and Osteopathy

By |2021-09-29T12:41:55+10:00September 27th, 2021|Osteopathy, Shoulder Pain|

Can An Osteopath Help With My Shoulder Pain? What Can Cause Shoulder Pain? Most shoulder problems only affect a small area and should last a relatively short time. But sometimes the problem in your shoulder could be part of a wider, long-term condition. There are several possible causes of shoulder pain, [...]

17 09, 2021

Finding an Osteopath Near You

By |2021-09-22T01:43:54+10:00September 17th, 2021|Osteopathy|

Finding An Osteopath Near You! Are you struggling with Back Pain? Headaches or Shoulder Pain? Perhaps you are feeling stiff and sore after spending too many hours working from home? Our Glen Iris Osteopaths are here to help you! What is Osteopathy? Osteopathy is a form of manual therapy that aims to [...]

14 09, 2021

Osteopathic Treatment for Upper Back Pain Relief

By |2021-09-17T00:58:06+10:00September 14th, 2021|Back Pain, Osteopathy, Postural Issues|

Can Osteopathic Treatment Help Upper Back Pain Relief? Upper back pain can be debilitating. Stiffness, muscle spasm, headaches and pain are all common symptoms.  There are many treatments and other modalities that provide ineffective treatment for back pain. That is, they only provide temporary relief. Osteopaths believe that pain is the body's way of communicating that [...]

16 08, 2021

Top 5 Tips To Prevent Gym Injuries

By |2021-09-08T00:43:06+10:00August 16th, 2021|Active Lifestyle & Gym Soreness|

Top 5 Tips To Prevent Gym Injuries It’s easy to stop going to the gym, especially during a pandemic, and so much harder to get back into it if after a long break. Maybe you’re on your way to recovering from an injury, or maybe you lost your way for some time. Whatever it is, here [...]