Established in 2004, Osteoactive offers a Holistic approach to Health incorporating Osteopathy, Naturopathy and Nutrition. Our team of Osteopaths provide a wealth of experience and are committed to providing the very best in Osteopathic care.
Treatment is tailored to suit your individual needs and time is taken, not only to help relieve you of your symptoms in the short term, but also leave you in better shape for the longer term by improving your body’s function.
Osteopathy is an established and recognised system of manual medicine that diagnoses and treats problems arising within the musculoskeletal system. This includes assessing and treating faults in joints, muscles, ligaments, tendons and nerves anywhere in the body – not just in the back! Osteopaths are trained to identify and treat the underlying cause/s of the presenting complaint, not to just treat the symptoms, therefore in addition, help to prevent future reoccurrences of the problem … read more about osteopathy
Naturopathy the fundamental principle of Naturopathy is the healing power of nature. Naturopathy is a healing system which places emphasis on health and how to promote it, rather than on disease and how to suppress it. Prevention is always preferable to cure … read more about naturopathy
Functional Medicine is an evolution in the practice of medicine that better addresses the health-care needs of the 21st century. By shifting the traditional disease-centred focus of clinical practice to a more patient centred approach, functional medicine addresses the whole person, not just an isolated set of symptoms … read more more about functional medicine
Laboratory Testing functional laboratory testing may be recommended as a means to gain further understanding into nutritional status and/or biochemical imbalances. Laboratory tests are done through internationally renowned laboratories such as Genova, Dr’s Data laboratory and Regenerus laboratories … read more about laboratory testing
Biomechanical Assessment this is a comprehensive assessment of the structure, alignment and function of your body paying particular attention to the feet, ankles, legs, thighs, hips and lower back. It involves an assessment and video analysis of walking and or running if appropriate and a series of repetitive movements designed to help identify functional problems. Essentially it is looking at how your body is functioning as a chain in multidimensional movement patterns. Coach’s eye software is used to help identify what is happening when we perform a certain movement … read more about biomechanical assessment
Foundation Training is a movement practice designed to restore the body’s natural order and put YOU at the center of your health. It teaches your body how to properly support itself and move as nature intended. It was developed by chiropractor and movement expert, Dr. Eric Goodman, to heal his chronic back pain and avoid surgery for multiple disc herniations. This program is not a temporary remedy, but a systematic solution that creates long-term health. Foundation Training enables one to reach, achieve, and experience incredible health and wellness. Move well. Live well … read more about foundation training