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Osteopathy for Barry & the Vale

Limited opening & Keeping us all safe

Over the last 8 weeks of our civil restrictions the Osteopathic profession (along with other Allied Health Practitioners – Chiro/Physio) has been wrestling with the requirements needed to start opening our clinics. In line with the most up-to-date guidance from Public Health Wales (including Public Health England), the General Osteopathic Council and the Institute of…
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The “Movement” Movement

A colleague of mine recently introduced me to Katy Bowman of the “Nutritional Movement” movement. Katy realised after many years doing the gym / endurance “treadmill” that this did not work so well for her – so, after a lot of research, she transformed her approach towards encouraging natural movement. She has a whole website…
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Covid19 & Osteopathy

In these uncertain times you should be assured that UK Osteopaths are all up-to-date on current clinic & personal hygiene requirements. Adopting increased hand washing, cleaning surfaces between patients and “deeper” daily clinic cleans are simple, effective measures to reduce the spread as much as possible. These may change over the weeks and again out…
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Keeping us all in “Check”

Osteopaths and Chiropractors are both state regulated by independent bodies that are responsible to Parliament. General Osteopathic Council for us Osteopaths while the Chiropractors have the General Chiropractic Council. This means should you have any form of complaint about any aspect of our work (or how we present ourselves as professionals) you can contact the…
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Are you sitting comfortably?

Over the months we’ve had quite a number of Patients presenting with low back, shoulder, neck or other problems (such as headaches & tennis elbow) because they are spending too long sitting at desks which are not properly set up for them. Desks / Chairs should help not hinder our physical and mental well-being. Here…
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