Edinburgh osteopath Helen How has been sucessfully treating patients at the How Osteopathic Clinic (Trinity, Edinburgh) for 30 years and now has Stockwave Therapy for over 4 years for back pain, plantar fascitiis, achilles tendinopathy elbow and other MKS conditions
A Registered Osteopath, Helen combines the latest advances in osteopathy with a gentle patient-centred approach to diagnosis and treatment ensuring that osteopathic treatment at the How Clinic is suitable for a wide-range of conditions including; back pain, neck pain, sports injury, arthritis and repetitive strain injury. Helen is a member of the Osteopathic Sports Care Association OSCA
Treatment at the How Osteopathic Clinic is tailored to the individual and where necessary uses a combination of osteopathic techniques including, Traditional Osteopathy, Cranial Osteopathy, Myofascial Unwinding as trained by Professor John Upledger. However Helen has continual to learn rehabilitation and exercises in combination with hands on techniques and for those who wish Shockwave Therapy
Hands on principles and techniques start on one`s first day of attending an Osteopathic College and the use of palpation and feeling different tones in the Muscular Skeletal System is only one part of the training to an a fully qualified Osteopath.
Over the years our life styles have become increasing sedentary with the average person sitting 9 hours a day with the increase a variety of health issues including muscular skeletal issues such as tense fibrotic muscles muscle degeneration and so after careful research and training Helen is now Focus and Radial Storz Shockwave Therapy as part of the management of chronic muscle stiffness combined with exercises. Helen used physitract and other ways of providing video clips of useful exercises or rehabilitation
Helen has maintains to wide continual professional development portfolio by attending courses by Beony Mathews and Glen Robbins on Running Injuries, Strength Training and Conditioning of Runners, Adult Hip and Groin The Shoulder – Steps to Success by Jo Gibson The Shoulder Theory and Practice by Professor Jeremy Lewis. Knee Pain Patella Femoral Knee Pain with Claire Robertson Lower Limb Tendinopathy by Dr Peter Malliaras Osteopathy Courses with her Colleagues
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