What is Osteopathy?

Osteopathy is a form of manual therapy which focuses on the relationship between structure and function within the body and that all aspects of the body must work together to maintain health. Osteopaths view the body as a self-regulating, interrelated system and believe that through manual osteopathic therapy the body can return to normal and health state.

How can Osteopathy help me?

At Mountainview Health and Wellness our Osteopaths can help you with issues such as:

  • Disc – strain, hernia, prolapse
  • Inflammation and swelling
  • Tendinitis
  • Tenosynovitis
  • Muscle spasms, strains and pulls
  • Ligament strains
  • Joint – pain, swelling, clicking, locking
  • Trapped nerves and nerve pain
  • Arthritis, wear and tear, degeneration
  • Bursitis
  • Acute/Chronic Pain
  • Hypermobility
  • Stiff/ Tight Muscles
  • Pre and post operation

What to expect from an Osteopathic Therapy treatment?

Our osteopathic practitioners assess the whole body as a unit and not just the area that is causing symptoms. Once the osteopathhas completed their assessment, they will use a combination of techniques such as manual therapy, joint articulation and myofascial release to treat the affected area as appropriate.

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Cost Coverage, Insurance and Benefits

Most health insurance providers will partially or fully cover services like physiotherapy, occupational therapy, kinesiology, massage therapy, psychology, clinical counselling and acupuncture.

A portion or all of your treatment fees could be covered, depending on if you were injured in a motor vehicle accident, have a worker’s compensation claim or extended health benefits.

Call Mountainview Health and Wellness today. Our staff can help you find out what you’re covered for, which could include:

  • ICBC insurance
  • Third-party insurance
  • WCB insurance
  • Extended health benefits

We accept all major credit cards, debit and cash.

As of April 1st, ICBC has increased the number of pre-approved health services you are entitled to. What this means for you is increased care in case you are injured in a motor vehicle accident.

Call us today to find out what you’re covered for.

New Westminster: (604) 544-5062

Have any questions? Call us today!

New Westminster: (604) 544-5062

We accept insurance from most providers which includes:

green shield canada
ssc insurance
pacific blue cross

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