Treatments & Consultation

Please see below for information on the treatments and approaches we offer at Elementary Health.

Osteopathy consultation procedure

For new patients, or the application of new therapies, a full case history is taken, and any prior investigations discussed, so these can be taken into consideration.

Next, if clinically appropriate, you may be asked to dress down to your underwear to allow us to look at the presenting problem. (However, feel free to wear small shorts, if it makes you feel more comfortable). You will then be asked to perform simple motions to help us gain information and understand your posture and interpret this in regards to your presenting complaint.

Then, a detailed passive examination, along with some specific investigations will be performed. A diagnosis will then be discussed, and if appropriate at this point, treatment will begin.

During this process and any subsequent treatments, you are welcome to have another adult individual present, to act as a supportive chaperone, if required.

The Initial Consultation will last 45 minutes, and all follow up appointments for treatment will last 30 minutes.

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Dynamic Assessment Consultation Procedure

For new patients, a full case history is taken, any prior investigations and current goals discussed, so these can be taken into consideration.

Next, if clinically appropriate, you may be asked to dress down to your underwear to allow us to look at the presenting problem. (However, feel free to wear small shorts, if it makes you feel more comfortable).

You will then be asked to perform a mixture of postures, motions and training patterns (dynamic assessment), to help us gain information and understand your posture and movement capacity, and then interpret this in regards to your presenting complaint and goals. Identifying key links in your case.

If required, additional examination, and questioning will take place. A diagnosis will then be discussed, and if appropriate at this point, treatment will begin.

After dynamic treatment intervention, you will be re-assessed to ensure efficacy, and optimize, the development of therapeutic strategies, for precision care and training.

Guidance for aftercare will be provided, which assists by aiding to establish and prioritise training components, which can be initiated independently. As an adjunct in achieving your goals.

During this process and any subsequent treatments, you are welcome to have another adult individual present, to act as a supportive chaperone, if required.

The Initial Consultation will last 45 minutes, and all follow up appointments for treatment will last 30 minutes.

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Perrin technique consultation procedure

Initial Assessment for The Perrin Technique; for new patients, or patients of who have had other therapy approaches at Elementary Health.

You are asked to attend the clinic 30 minutes before the start time of the appointment, to complete a consultation form with your full detailed past history, and a specific diagnostic questionnaire.

Then, during the one hour first appointment, a more specific and detailed case history is taken, and any prior investigations discussed, so these can be taken into consideration.

Next, if clinically appropriate, you may be asked to dress down to allow us to look at the presenting problems, and perform the required diagnostic assessments (please ensure you are fully aware of what this entails, and have had this explained to you when booking the initial consultation, and before attending appointment).

You will then be asked to perform simple motions to help us gain information and understand your posture and interpret this in regards to your presenting complaint.

Then, a detailed passive examination, along with some specific investigations will be performed. A diagnosis will then be discussed, and if appropriate at this point, treatment will begin.

During this process and any subsequent treatments, you are welcome to have another adult individual present, to act as a supportive chaperone, if required.

The Initial Consultation will last 60 minutes, and all follow up appointments for treatment with the Perrin Technique will last 30 minutes.

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