Osteopath performing low back assessment

What is involved in a consulation

Initial Consultation -45 mins
  • Full Medical History - accidents, injuries, surgeries, medications and your current complaints

  • Assessment - posture, range of movement, palpation (assessment by touch), special tests

  • Provisional diagnosis

  • Treatment - this may be slightly shorter on the first treatment, depending on the length of the history

  • Reassessment

  • Home care recommendations and advice

Follow-Up Consultations- 30-45 mins

  • Follow-up history - response to treatment and any new signs or symptoms

  • Follow-up assessment - similar but less exhaustive than the initial assessment

  • Treatment

  • Reassessment

  • Home care recommendations and advice