Biomechanical & postural assessments

Address specific problems
Minimise injury
Reduce injury recurrence
Build on & enhance existing performance
Improve musculoskeletal health

BIOMECHANICAL ASSESSMENTS

Have you taken up a new sport?

Struggling to shake off injuries?

Feel like you are under performing?

Niggling aches and pains preventing you from doing exercise? Making a return to sport?

Curious to understand the potential causes of your injuries?

What is a biomechanical assessment?
 

After being questioned on your health and sporting background you will undergo an osteopathic assessment and physical examination. Particular attention will be made to your joint mobility, muscle flexibility, strength and muscle balance. You will receive advice and a written report of the session containing recommendations after the consultation. You will not receive any treatment in this session and are under no obligation to follow our advice or begin a treatment programme.

Who are they for?
 

Biomechanical Assessments are functional movement tests designed for active people of all abilities and anyone interested in sport and exercising, from athletes to social runners of any age (from 16 years old).

Minimise Injury | Maximise Performance

TESTIMONIAL

POSTURAL ASSESSMENTS

Do you have difficulties standing up?

Find it hard to stand for long periods?

Notice it hard to get moving after being seated?

Feeling tired and achy?

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What is a postural assessment?


You will be questioned in detail about your posture and lifestyle as well as your general health so we can get a good picture of how you function. Particular attention will be made to your sitting and standing postures as you undergo a physical examination. We will also look at your joint mobility and muscle balance. You will receive advice and a written report of the session containing recommendations after the consultation. You will not receive any treatment in this session and are under no obligation to follow our advice or begin a treatment programme.

Who are they for?


The assessments can be carried out on anyone over the age of 16.

"A month ago I injured my back very badly picking up a sewing machine, I spent two days unable to straighten or do anything much. Fortunately I found Hannah, a wonderful osteopath, through a friend and her treatments brought me much relief and within three sessions I was completely recovered."

Claire, artist