/Indications
Indications2018-09-28T12:15:07+01:00

When will osteopathy help?

Indications for adults

Many people with chronic back or neck pain benefit from treatment by an osteopath. The following is a list of the most common indications for osteopathy. This list of indications is not complete. If complaint is not on the list or if you have any questions about your symptoms, please feel free to contact Osteopathy Arthur Bukkems.

  • Back pain
  • Neck pain
  • Sports injuries
  • Pelvic complaints, including during pregnancy
  • Post-traumatic complaints
  • Shoulder problems (mucous or tendonitis)
  • Elbow problems
  • Wrist problems
  • Hip problems
  • Knee problems
  • Foot problems
  • Headache (migraine, tension headache, problems with sinuses)
  • Jaw problems
  • Diaphragm problems
  • Abdominal pain (constipation, diarrhea, burning stomach acid, stomach ache, irritable bowel syndrome)
  • Postoperative problems (scars and adhesions)
  • Menstrual complaints
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Fatigue
  • Injury prevention
  • Top athlete

Osteopathy for babies & children

Osteopathy is a suitable treatment method for a variety of problems in babies and children. Movement restrictions in tissues that cause complaints are detected and restored with soft manipulations. Osteopathy is a safe method to treat your child. Most children do not experience pain or consdiderable discomfort during the treatment. Below is a list of the most common indications.

  • Exorbitant crying, restless children
  • Sleep disturbances
  • Torticollis
  • Asymmetrical head, plagiocephaly
  • Reflux
  • Constipation and intestinal complaints
  • Complaints during or after sports