Osteopathy is a method for treating diseases that arose at the end of the 19th century and is based on joint massage and manipulation. It is based on the theory that the body is capable of creating its own remedies against diseases and accepts the therapeutic and diagnostic method of scientific medicine.
It seeks to recover the lost body’s balance, reactivating its self-healing mechanisms using different therapeutic techniques (joint manipulations, muscular energy, mobilisation and stretching techniques and HVLT, among many others).
Treatment depends on a comprehensive assessment of the body, the injury and the patient. No two treatments are alike and must always be unique to each patient.
It is a method that focuses on treating the body as a whole, due to which all its “parts” must be taken into account when recovering from any of our injuries: