Cranial osteopathy for mother and baby
What is cranial osteopathy?
Cranial Osteopathy is a gentle, safe and effective form of treatment focusing on the ‘release’ of stress and strains from all parts of the body. It is used to treat a variety of conditions notably those caused by the build up of tension within the body, especially after child birth.
Cranial Osteopathy may also be used to treat adults, however is particularly successful in the treatment of babies and children. Very specific, skilled light pressure is applied to assist the natural ability of the body to release strains. Even a normal birth can be stressful as the baby is squeezed through the birth canal.
Some babies have a more difficult time, particularly if the labour is prolonged, the baby is positioned awkwardly in the birth canal or secondary intervention is used to assist the birthing process, such as Ventouse, Forceps, Episiotomy.
Benefits of Cranial Osteopathy
- Relieves stress and strains from the skull
- Improves skull shape
- Allows for good development of the brain
- Relaxes the baby
- Improves latching
- Removes trapped wind
- Improves the digestive system
- Helps the development of the nervous system
- Improves sleeping pattern
Cranial Osteopathy May Help With Your Unsettled Baby
New Patient Cranial Osteopathy
Follow up Cranial Osteopathy
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Leicester Osteopathy Clinic
Avin has an osteopathy clinic in Leicester which operates from The Thurmaston Health Centre. The Thurmaston Surgery is located off the Melton Road. The MSK clinic is one of the leading Leicester Osteopathy clinics.
Uppingham Osteopathy Clinic
Avin's primary Uppingham Osteopathy clinic is at The Uppingham Surgery. Most patients that he sees at the surgery are registered here. You do not need to registered at The Uppingham Surgery to make an appointment.
Wigston Osteopathy Clinic
Avin has an osteopathy clinic in Leicester which operates from The Two Steeples Medical Centre. The Wigston Clinic is located near Wigston College. MSK Osteopathy clinics treat over 100 people per week.