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Osteopathy

Osteopathy is a primary healthcare profession that specialises in the diagnosis, treatment, management and prevention of problems related to the spine and musculoskeletal system. Osteopaths use a range of techniques including manipulation, mobilisation, massage as well as individual advice about exercise, posture, lifestyle and ergonomics in order to help manage the condition and prevent a recurrence of the problem.

Osteopathy is suitable for all ages and treatment will be tailored to suit your needs. Treatment from a Osteopathy can help a wide range of conditions including:


Low back pain
Headaches
Elbow pain
Knee pain
Neck pain

Hip pain
Leg pain
Shoulder pain
General aches and joint pain
Pain related to arthritis


Crispin Birch, Osteopath

Website address is: www.ryedaleosteopathy.co.uk

Crispin graduated from the British School of Osteopathy, London in 1998. Since then he has worked in a wide variety of clinics in the U.K. including a spell as an osteopath at the House of Commons and spent a year working in an osteopathic clinic in New Zealand.

He splits his time between private practice and working on-site for one of North Yorkshire’s largest employers. He is registered with the General Osteopathic Council, is a member of the Institute of Osteopathy and the Academy of Physical Medicine; in addition he is registered with all the main health insurance companies.

Referrals can be made, where indicated, on to private X-ray, MRI, CT and ultrasound imaging at very competitive rates. This is usually carried out within a week, and often sooner, from the date of referral.