CONDITIONS TREATED

These are some of the more common conditions patients present to us with. If you don’t see something listed, please contact us at enquiries@londonosteopathy.co.uk for further information

sciatica

Sciatica

Sciatica is a condition characterized by pain and aches radiating along your sciatic nerve pathways. The pain tends to branch out from the lower back through your buttocks and hips down to your legs. In most cases, the condition only affects one side of the body…

neck-pain

Neck Pain

Neck pain is one of the most common complaints of people. It can be due to your poor posture, such as hunching in your workbench, and leaning over your PC, that strains the muscles in your neck. In rare cases, neck pain is also a symptom of a more severe condition…

Shoulder Pain

Shoulder pain is a condition, which often occurs from the joint in your shoulders or any of the surrounding tendons, ligaments and muscles in the area. Numerous factors can cause it, including poor posture, shoulder instability, osteoarthritis affecting the joints in your shoulders…

Dizziness

Dizziness is a symptom, which could mean various things to many people. Whether your dizziness is characterized by lightheadedness or feeling woozy or unbalanced, it still tends to affect your sensory organs, including your ears and eyes. In most cases, dizziness is not an actual disease…

Head Injury

Head injury is an injury affecting your skull, scalp or brain. The condition may be characterized by mild bumps or bruises, or traumatic injuries affecting the brain. Some of the most common types of head injuries are scalp wounds, skull fractures and concussions…

pregnancy

Pregnancy-related Pains

Pregnancy is a blessing, but it also comes with a number of symptoms – ranging from annoying to unpleasant and painful ones. Upon hearing the news of your pregnancy, you will most likely feel overjoyed, especially if you have been longing to conceive…

Frozen Shoulder

Frozen shoulder, also called shoulder contracture or adhesive capsulitis, refers to a condition leading to stiffness and pain in the shoulders. You have a higher chance of suffering from frozen shoulder if you are still on the stage of recovering from a medical procedure or condition…

Tennis and Golfers Elbow

Tennis and golfers elbow are common conditions, but only a few fully understand what these two conditions are and if there are any differences between them. One of the most notable differences between the two conditions is that the pain in tennis elbow usually takes place on the outer part..

Repetitive Strain Injuries

Repetitive strain injury refers to the pain that usually affects the tendons, nerves and muscles triggered by overuse and repetitive movements. It is also referred to as non-specific upper limb pain, or work-related upper limb disorder. Some of its most common causes are forceful exertions…

Trapped Nerves

Trapped nerves, also referred to as pinched nerves, are the names usually used for entrapment neuropathy. Its main causes include physical irritation of compression of major or peripheral nerves. It tends to produce a number of nerve pain symptoms, usually affecting the legs, arms…

Back Pain

Back pain encompasses pain and aches affecting the lower, middle and upper back. It also encompasses low back pain caused by sciatica. Back pain is so debilitating and sometimes uncomfortable, which is the reason why it causes sufferers…

Arthritis

Arthritis refers to a condition or disorder mainly affecting joints. Its major symptoms include stiff and painful joints. The pain and stiffness may also be accompanied by warmth, reduced range of movements of affected joints, swelling and redness…

Joint Pain

Joint pain is characterized by pain, inflammation and discomfort, which occurs in any part of your joints, including ligaments, muscles, tendons, and bones. Joints connect your bones. They also offer enough support when you move…

Muscle Tension

One of the most obvious and common physical symptoms of anxiety, muscle tension can be described as the condition wherein the muscles in your body stay semi-contracted within an extended period. Some of the most common causes of this condition are the physiological effects…

Headaches

Headache is one of the most common types of pain. It is one of the most common complaints of people, which also causes them to miss work or school, or hamper their usual, daily activities. Tension headaches is probably the most common form of headache affecting people…

Hip, Knee and Foot Pain

Hip, knee and foot pain are also among the most uncomfortable and debilitating conditions that affect people. Your hips, knee and foot are among the most important parts of your body because they perform a lot of functions for you…

Sports Injuries

Sports injuries refer to those forms of injuries that usually occur from an exercise or sports/athletic activity. Some of the most common sports injuries are caused by accidents, while others are triggered by poor practices in training…

Osteopathy for Babies

Being a mild and gentle treatment, osteopathy is also safe for babies. If you are a parent or a guardian, then rest assured that this form of treatment can help. With the aid of osteopathy, it is easier to recognize the specific stresses in the body kids…