The Upper Street Practice

BodyMind Gateway

Osteopathy | Life Coaching               
for Body & Mind               

 

Summary:

Are you experiencing mechanical issues, physical limitations or physical pain? An online consultation with a fully Registered Osteopath can be of great benefit in minimising the longer term effects.

Keywords:

Online Osteopath, Online Consultation & Diagnosis, Online Pain Support, Online Support & Guidance.

How Does Online Osteopathy Work?

‘Over 25 Years Of Therapeutic Experience.’

During the midst of a global pandemic, it’s become increasingly difficult for many of you. Those struggling with various kinds of mechanical pain, or physical dysfunction can find it particularly difficult at this time. Although my practice is based within Upper Street Islington, or you may not be able to attend in person (due to Covid) gaining access to expert osteopathic consultations offers an alternative solution!

If you’re experiencing any kind of mechanical issue or physical pain, then an online Consultation may be an ideal solution for you. Your consultation will typically include:

  • Case history (inc. details of your physical complaint)
  • Medical history
  • Diagnosis
  • Relevant exercises
  • Advice  

Is An Online Consultation Right For Me?

Expert Diagnosis, Exercises and Advice can be provided for a broad range of Physical Complaints, such as:

  • Arthritic pain
  • Back Pain
  • Circulatory problems
  • Cramp
  • Digestion problems
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Frozen shoulder/ shoulder
  • Pain Related to Arthritis
  • Postural & Ergonomic advice
    Tennis elbow
  • Headache arising from the neck
  • Jaw Pain & Tension
  • Joint pains including hip and knee pain from osteoarthritis
  • Backache, back pain
    Generalised aches and pains
  • Minor sports injuries
  • Muscle spasms
  • Neuralgia
  • Tension and inability to relax
  • Rheumatic pain
  • Sciatica
  • Uncomplicated mechanical neck pain 

In the event that your symptoms need an another or emergency intervention, you’ll be referred onto another healthcare provider.

What Can I Expect?

Consultation
The consultation will be constructed of a few key parts:

  • Case History
  • Examination
  • Treatment Procedure


Case History
During your consultation, a detailed case history will be taken where you’ll be able to share:

  • Details of your condition (inc. how long you’ve had the complaint, how it started and how it’s progressed to date)
  • Any relevant medical history
  • Any Prescribed medication your taking
  • Any other treatment modalities you’ve tried
  • Any other relevant information

 

Examination
As it’s not possible to conduct an examination in the usual way, appropriate adjustments to this aspect of the consultation. Your osteopath will ask to see the symptomatic area, they’ll also ask you to demonstrate your range of movement (and any limitations you may be experiencing). You may also be asked to perform some special movements to enable your practitioner to test the area further. You’ll be encouraged to describe how you’re feelIng during these active movements to provide a more thorough picture.


Treatment Procedure
Due to the online nature of your appointment, it will not be possible to receive any ‘hands on’ treatment. However, in its place, you will directed through the most beneficial:

  • Strengthening exercises
  • Mobilising exercises
  • Stretching exercises
  • Recommendations & advice

Your osteopath will stay on the line to take you through any specific self massage techniques. This will allow you the opportunity to share what you’re experiencing so relevant adjustments can be made. Your practitioner will also demonstrate and guide you through some carefully selected exercises that best suit your personal requirements. 

 

You May Need
Be sure to have a note pad and pen handy (to take any notes you may need). It’s advisable to have some oil available to you (suitable for application on your skin). This may be required for any Self Directed Massage techniques shared.

Prices & Payments

Prices
£50.00 ~ 30 minutes
£75.00 ~  45 minutes 

All online consultations to be paid in full prior to the appointment time.



Payments
Payments are made via bank transfer. Please use your name as a reference.

Name:  Kelly Mckay
Bank:   Natwest
Account no.:  66241448
Sort code :   60 12 14

Appointment Bookings

Online appointments are now available. A valid email address will be needed to create your online Zoom meeting booking. Send your email enquiry (with your preferred day/time) to: kelly@theupperstreetpractice.co.uk

You’ll be sent confirmation of your booking along with your unique Zoom link and log in details.

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In-house Structural and Cranial Osteopath serving the central London area:

Upper Street Islington ▪️ Highbury ▪️ Holloway ▪️ Angel ▪️Clerkenwell ▪️Highgate ▪️Hackney ▪️Haringey ▪️Camden

Kelly Mckay

Kelly Mckay

Registered Osteopath & Integrative Life Coach
Email: kelly@theupperstreetpractice.co.uk