Osteopathy For Children

Osteopaths at Hitchin Osteopathy are highly trained and our treatments are safe, gentle and non-invasive. This makes treatment perfectly suited to children.

At Hitchin Osteopathy we love treating children. Childhood is a time of huge change. Rapid growth and development places many challenges on the developing body. These can be from growing, learning new skills, or coping with an ever-changing life, before school and through childhood into adult life. Osteopathy can help children manage these changes by promoting correct alignment and balance, correct posture and optimal overall function.

At Hitchin Osteopathy we commonly see children with a range of symptoms such as:

  • Pain following falls
  • Postural problems
  • Rapid growth
  • Back pain
  • Neck pain
  • Headaches
  • Pain following accidents
  • Growing pains
  • Foot and leg pain
  • Walking difficulties
  • Sports injuries
  • Asthma

Usually children cope amazingly well but sometimes they need a helping hand. Osteopathy can assist children presenting with many of these issues keep a balanced and aligned structure promoting good function, physical development and adaptation, optimising the overall health of your child.

Children often respond very well to treatment and appear happier and more relaxed and parents often report all round health benefits for their child following treatment.

We also offer advice on a range of functional issues such as adapting your sporting life, effective injury rehabilitation and corrective exercise. The team at Hitchin Osteopathy is ready to provide professional and competent advice on a wide range of issues for your little cherubs.

If you would like your child to have an osteopathic check-up or are unsure whether osteopathy can help your child, please call on 01462 506166 or complete the form.



    Aching JointsFlexibility PostureInjury RehabilitationMuscle AchesLow Back PainNeck PainRelaxationStress ReliefSports PerformanceOther

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