Osteopathy is a holistic manual therapy that emphasizes the importance of the musculoskeletal system in maintaining overall health and well-being of an individual. unlike physiotherapy osteopathy takes a whole body approach, whereas physiotherapy focuses on single joint at a time. At GoPT physiotherapy treatment is also done, as per the patient need. Gopt is the best physiotherapy clinic in Noida because we have a Myriad of treatment options for the patient, to choose the best treatment for the patients suffering from chronic pains.   

The musculoskeletal system includes the muscles, bones,  ligaments, and other connective tissues, and is responsible for supporting and protecting the body, as well as allowing for movement. Osteopaths believe that the body has its inherent healing capacity, and that by identifying and also treating problems in the musculoskeletal system, osteopaths can help the body to function in more efficient and effective manner.

The primary focus of an osteopathy at GoPT is to use manual therapy techniques to diagnose and treat conditions related to the musculoskeletal system. These techniques include but are not limited to :

Manipulation: This involves the use of gentle force to move the joints, bones, and muscles in specific directions to improve mobility and reduce pain.

Stretching: This involves the use of specific techniques to stretch and lengthen the muscles and connective {Embed effective stretching video} tissue, to improve flexibility and range of motion, the techniques are different from what is done in physiotherapy.

Therapeutic Massage: This involves the use of gentle pressure and strokes to manipulate the muscles and soft tissues, to improve circulation, reduce and tension in the muscles, and promote relaxation. 

Osteopaths at GoPT unlike physiotherapy use a holistic approach while treating patients, which means that they take into account the entire person, including their medical history, lifestyle, and occupation, when diagnosing and treating conditions. Osteopaths at GoPT use their hands to assess the clients’s body, by applying gentle touch to identify areas of tension, inflammation or poor movement, after that a variety of techniques are performed to help improve the function of body and reduce pain.

Osteopathy can be used to treat a wide range of conditions, including:

  • Back pain (Lumbar spondylosis, spondylitis)
  • Neck pain (Cervical spondylosis, spondylitis)
  • Headaches (Migraines, cervicogenic   headache,tension-type headache)
  • Sports injuries
  • Repetitive strain injuries
  • Arthritis
  • Sciatica
  • Postural problems
  • Whiplash

Osteopathy can also be applied as a preventive measure for maintaining overall health and well-being, and is a better treatment than physiotherapy alone.

Osteopathic treatment is considered a safe and effective treatment for quite many conditions, altough in some cases, a referral may be necessary to another healthcare professional for further investigation or treatment. It is important to consult with your family physician if you have any pre-existing medical conditions, before seeking treatment from an osteopathic practitioner. We at GoPT osteopathy and physiotherapy clinic, take care and do proper referals and work as a team with other healthcare professionals as well.

It is also important to note that like any other medical branch, osteopathic medicine or osteopathy also faces quackery and malpractice, so before chosing your osteopath doctor, please see if your doctor is sufficielntly qualified in osteopathy. Master of Osteopathy is highest degree of osteopathy in India. and For back pain treatment osteopathy is much better than physiotherapy, osteopathy gives much better results than physiotherapy.