The osteopathic approach in physiotherapy is a holistic approach of the patient in order to treat limitation of movement and dysfunction through a thorough examination using manual techniques. The aims for the treatment of the disorders of the neuromusculoskeletal system are:
– pain relief
– restoration of function
– education for self treatment and management

Indications and contraindications depend upon the diagnosis and classification of the disorder involving movement or postural onset of symptoms.

Treatment includes articular techniques, peripheral nervous system techniques, soft tissue mobilization, muscle energy techniques, postural correction and ergonomic advice.

  • Special mobilization techniques
  • Muscular energy techniques
  • Manual therapy
  • Soft Tissue techniques
  • Proprioception
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