Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

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Osteopaths treat a wide range of musculoskeletal disorders and conditions. These range from back pain to tension headaches and everything in between. If in any doubt ask before you book contact us to see if we can help.

Appointments range from 30-45 minutes. The first appointment is often longer than the proceeding appointments as we need to get as much information as possible to determine what is causing your complaint.

Treatment does not need to hurt in order to be effective. Occasionally however painful symptoms can occur after treatment due to the bodies own healing reaction. These effects can last for 24-36 hours, if you are concerned by this please contact us 0858726955.

This is always a key question but can vary widely from patient to patient often determined by the origin, severity and length of time the condition. Most people will have an average of 3-4 treatments prior to discharge.

Yes. As a registered member of the Osteopathic Council of Ireland you can reclaim a portion of your treatment fees through your health insurance. Please check with your insurer prior to treatment to see what level of cover they will provide.

As a manual, hands on profession the more area we can see and work with the better so it you may be asked to remove a top or trousers. If you are not comfortable to do so please let us know so that we may work around your clothing. It is recommended to wear something loose, such as shorts and a sports top.

No. You can see an Osteopath without a referral from your GP.

Just yourself and any previous scans that you may have. You may also want to bring some loose clothing.