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What Do Osteopaths Treat?

Posted on March 18, 2021

What do Osteopaths Treat Simply put, osteopaths treat the musculoskeletal system. They use their hands to restore balance and improve function of the joints and other parts of the musculoskeletal system. Osteopaths move, stretch, manipulate, articulate and massage muscles, ligaments, tendons and joints in careful and specific ways in order to prevent or address a...
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The Long-Term Benefits of Regular Osteopath Visits

Posted on February 13, 2021

The Long-Term Benefits of Regular Osteopath Visits   As osteopaths we are often asked how often a patient should come in for treatment and what are the benefits of regular osteo visits.  The answer to this question varies depending on the person and the problem they present with.   It goes without saying that it...
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How Often Should You See an Osteopath?

Posted on January 13, 2021

How Often Should You See an Osteopath? Osteopaths believe that the body has an intrinsic ability to heal itself. Our job is to help it along that pathway.  But how often should you see your osteopath? The frequency of your visits will be determined by a variety of factors. Your osteopath will make a diagnosis...
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Bringing Osteopathy into your home

Posted on March 31, 2020

Learn how we can be of service in these challenging times: Osteopathy via Telehealth! Osteopathy via Telehealth At first thought, the idea of delivering Osteopathy via Telehealth seems difficult. However, while we pride ourselves on our hands-on care, many of the other essential services we offer can be delivered very effectively via telehealth! Osteopathy is...
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The tactile trio

Posted on April 8, 2019

Welcome to Oak Tree Osteopathy! Introducing our trio of terrific osteopaths Dr Lauren Purdey (left), Dr Sarah Martorella (middle), and Dr Chanelle Mastronardo (right). With over 45 years of combined clinical experience, we aim to provide you with expert hands-on care from our beautiful new Canterbury clinic. Having lived and practiced in the Eastern suburbs...
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