Osteopathic Manipulation Treatment

Information about Osteopathic Manipulation Treatment

Published on August 7, 2014

Author: thomasbarone

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PowerPoint Presentation: Osteopathic Manipulation Treatment Osteopathic Manipulation Treatment (OMT) is growing rapidly as a preferred and natural family medicine. As a treatment, osteopathic manipulation attempts to improve joint range of motion and balance tissue and muscle mechanics in order to relieve pain. Products We provide a variety of services and are proud to offer products such as Botox, Latisse, and Juvéderm. What Is OMT? Osteopathic Manipulative Treatment, or OMT, is hands on care. It involves using the hands to diagnose, treat, and prevent illness or injury. Using OMT, your osteopathic physician (D.O.) will move your muscles and joints using techniques including stretching, gentle pressure and resistance . PowerPoint Presentation: Who Can Benefit From OMT? OMT can help people of all ages and backgrounds. It can ease pain, promote healing, and increase mobility. OMT is often used to treat muscle pain, but it can also help patients with a number of other health problems such as asthma, sinus disorder, carpal tunnel, migraines, and menstrual pain. When appropriate, OMT can complement, and even replace, drugs or surgery. In this way, OMT brings an important dimension to standard medical care. OMT Services OMT has numerous manipulation techniques. Common forms of manipulation used today that a patient may encounter include: Cranial Sacral, Counterstrain, High Velocity - Low Amplitude, Muscle Energy, Myofascial Release, Ligament us Release, Lymphatic Pump, Soft Tissue Techniques, Visceral Techniques PowerPoint Presentation: OMT Services With the patient sitting or lying down on a table, the doctor of osteopathy will gently apply a precise amount of manual pressure in a specific direction. The pressure is applied either directly in the affected areas or at some distance away. It is used to put the tissues at ease (relaxed) or to engage them at their functional limit in order to affect the following: Treat Structural Abnormalities, Relieve Joint Restriction and Misalignment, Restore Muscle and Tissue Balance, and Promote the Movement of Bodily Fluids For more information visit on website http://thomasbarone.squarespace.com

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