Institute of Osteopathy - Osteopathic Health

16-20Apr2018

ASK THE EXPERT - During Osteopathic Healthcare Week, the Institute of Osteopathy (iO) and talkhealth teamed up to answer patient and carer questions about osteopathic practice, elite and recreational sport, advice about your posture, arthritis and getting older and osteopathy for children and babies.  The clinic is now closed but you can view the questions and answers here.

The Institute of Osteopathy (iO) is a professional membership organisation for osteopaths. Its purpose is to unite, promote, develop and support the osteopathic profession for the improvement of public health and patient care. To find out more about our work, click here

Medical Experts

  • Tim Allardyce

    Osteopath and spokesperson for the Institute of Osteopathy

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  • Susan Farwell

    Osteopath and Council member of the Institute of Osteopathy

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  • Ben Katz

    President, the Institute of Osteopathy

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  • Matthew Rogers

    Head of Professional Development, the Institute of Osteopathy

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  • Rebecca Wedlake

    Osteopath and spokesperson for the Institute of Osteopathy

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Latest talk on Ask the Expert

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Trapped nerve

I have a trapped nerve in my neck - can an osteopath help? karenhemsley, 19th Apr 2018

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Back surgery

I had spinal fusion L5/S1 procedure anteriorly ten years ago. Can an osteopath help with the constant pain that I am suffering? ... Khakitoots, 19th Apr 2018

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Knee problem

Dear Doctor I had a fall 3 years ago. I fell on my right knee. It swelled up initially but soon went back to normal size. The f... Niranjan, 18th Apr 2018

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Best sports for improving posture

Hello I have noticed over the past few years that my posture is getting worse. I suffer from back pain and spend a lot of time ... missisabel, 18th Apr 2018

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Osteopathy and Neuro-Immuno Diseases

Is Osteopathy a helpful treatment for neuro-immuno diseases such as M.E.? SJPARROTT, 18th Apr 2018

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Fibromyalgia

Is this sort of treatment any good for Fibro sufferers, when there is no specific pain area? Markyisone, 18th Apr 2018

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Help for osteoarthritis

I have had osteoarthritis in my knee following an injury. It seems to have been helped following a recent operation, and also u... Lara J C, 18th Apr 2018

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Bad posture not helped by sci

Hi I have bad posture, which is getting much worse and wonder if osteopathy can help? Have been having physio twice a week but n... dancerkendo, 17th Apr 2018

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Lower back pain

Hi there, I have suffered with lower back pain for a number of years and a friend has recommended that I try osteopathy to help,... Scott6565, 16th Apr 2018

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