An Osteopathic manual therapist is able to determine the root cause of symptoms, then gently and precisely restore the body’s mobility and function.


Because Osteopathic manual therapy is a highly individualized, broadly effective form of   treatment, it is impossible to list every circumstance where it can be effective. The following shows some of the conditions and health issues that have been shown to respond to Osteopathic manual therapy treatment.

If your concern is not included below, please contact Élan clinic to discuss the potential for successful treatment.

Pregnancy Issues

  • Back pain
  • Digestive upset
  • Edema and swelling

Children’s Issues

  • Attention deficit disorder
  • Behavioural difficulties
  • Birth trauma
  • Brain injury
  • Colic
  • Delays in physical or intellectual development
  • Dyslexia
  • Genetic defects
  • Otitis media
  • Seizures
  • Spitting up
  • Sucking difficulty
  • Visual disturbances that impede sensory perception
  • Pain resulting from accidents or sports injuries

Systemic Problems

  • Chronic infectious disease
  • Circulatory problems
  • Digestive disorders
  • Down’s Syndrome
  • Neurological syndromes and developmental problems
  • Scoliosis

Respiratory Illness

  • Allergies
  • Asthma
  • Bronchitis
  • Pleurisy

Ear, Nose and Throat Problems

  • Chronic ear infections
  • Frequent colds
  • Recurrent infections, especially chronic ear infections
  • Recurrent sore throats
  • Sinusitis
  • Tinnitus





Sign In