Pre + Post Natal

Osteopathy is a safe, gentle hands-on approach to health which supports women with the aches and pains associated with pregnancy. At Balanced Osteopathy our team work regularly with patients during their pregnancy and after, to help them stay as comfortable as possible throughout the process. There are multiple musculoskeletal pains that can arise during pregnancy that osteopathy can help you with such as:

  • Pelvic girdle pain, including pubic symphysis pain

  • Lower back pain

  • Hip pain

  • Rib pain

  • Headaches related to the neck

Often midwives may suggest you visit an osteopath if these types of pains arise during your pregnancy and we work alongside your health care team to support your body through the changes that occur to the musculoskeletal system during this time.

To book in to see how our team at Balanced Osteopathy can help support your body during pregnancy, or help to relieve postnatal aches that you may be experiencing, click the link below.

Pregnancy and Post-natal Blog Posts

Take a look at our recent blog posts from the team on all things pregnancy and post-natal.

June 12, 2015

Hands up who thought your core was just the six pack muscles?


Surprise surprise, this is actually not true! Your core is made up of many layers of muscles which, when they're all working well, support your lower back. Two major contributors to lower back pain are lack of co-ordination of the muscles surrounding the spine, and poor core strength. It's frequently seen in those of us with chronic lower back issues, that the deepe...

January 9, 2015

'Some common treatments for musculoskeletal aches and pains, such as drugs, physiotherapy and exercise, are not always suitable for pregnant women. Osteopathy offers a safe and effective way of dealing with these common conditions' - British Osteopathic Association



What conditions can Osteopathy help with?


Osteopathy can help with many of the pains associated with changing posture in pregnancy such as low back pain, sciatica...

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