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 will move your muscles and joints using techniques including stretching, gentle pressure and resistance.
Also called cranial therapy or Craniosacral Treatment is one variety of osteopathic manipulative therapies. It encourages the release of tension & stresses in the body and the head that might have been caused by life issues.
Trigger points are discrete, focal, hyperirritable spots located in a taut band of skeletal muscle. They produce pain locally and in a referred pattern and often accompany chronic musculoskeletal disorders.
Bioidentical hormones are derived from naturally occurring sources, such as yams & soy, & are designed to replicate the same chemical structure as the hormones that are produced naturally by our bodies.