Osteopathy Approach for ADHD Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) is the most common behavioral disorder in the Canada. It is estimated that the condition affects between 3-9% of school-aged children and young people. ADHD can be a life-long condition, and many children who have it continue to have symptoms in adolescence and adulthood. Signs and…
Your Osteopath in Ottawa
Osteopathy is an extraordinary holistic medicine that considers the client as a whole.
It is a preventive, maintaining, and curative approach, but also an emergency medicine for acute conditions
Graduated from the Institut Dauphine Osteopathy in Paris, France , I am an enthusiastic and experienced osteopath in Ottawa treating all of his cases with a holistic approach. At university I developed a keen interest in sports injuries and worked with professional rugby and soccer teams. I was also a volunteer member of an association working with people from the poorest sections of society.
Anamnesis is a line of questioning for the patient that informs about your injury and more. This allow the practionner to make an osteopathic diagnosis.
These question are necessary to have a therapeutic hypothesis. They will confirm or infirm the diagnostic during the second step.
Observation: the osteopath observes the patient’s posture. This research covers the study of the static structural disorder and limited range of motion.
Tests: They identify wich areas lack good mobility. The osteopath uses different tests that will allow to assess each structure of the body and identify the issue.
An osteopathic treatment will be offered. Several methods such as structral, visceral, cranial or strengh methods may be employed to provide the best results.
The patient will instantly feel a drecrease of the pain and/or an amplitude gain even if he may feel tired and/or sore.
Osteopathy and Visceral Manipulation Visceral manipulation is gentle manual therapy that assesses the structural relationships between the viscera (organs), and their fascial or ligamentous attachments to the various systems in the body. Visceral manipulation assists functional and structural imbalances throughout the body including musculoskeletal, vascular, nervous, urogenital, respiratory, digestive, eliminatory, neuroendocrine and lymphatic dysfunction.…
Osteopathy Approach for Jaw Pain – TMJ During your lunch or when you yawn, you feel a discomfort on your jaw, a little ‘clock’ when you open or close your mouth ? And that will be pass ? But after few days is still here and it worst ? It’s maybe a Temporal Mandibular…
Hip Pain and osteopathy Hip pain is a common condition treated by osteopathic manual practitioners.It may occur because of problems with your muscles, hip joints, menstrual cycle and the nerves. In this blog, I will outline the symptoms and causes of hip pain, tips on to avoid hip pain and how an osteopath may help. Causes…
Osteopathy for sleep disorders Restorative sleep is what helps us wake up ready to tackle the new day. A good night’s sleep doesn’t only recharge your batteries; it also helps keep the body in good physical and psychological condition. Patients with sleep disorders are often surprised by the quality of long-term solutions provided by…
What is Osteopathy ? Osteopathy is a gentle manual therapy safe to use on people of all ages from newborn to seniors. Canadian Osteopaths are referred to as Osteopathic Manual Practitioners. A session will consist of an evaluation to determine the state of the body and the response to any previous treatments. This is followed…