Back pain and injury treatment in Richmond
BodyActive Therapies offers a range of treatments for all types of back pain and injury.
Whether you have sciatica, lower back pain, neck and shoulder pain, or a specific injury, we have effective treatment solutions to have you feeling better fast.
Our therapists work together to work in your best interests.
This means that our Osteopath who is treating your shoulder injury may refer you to our Acupuncturist for pain management.
Or our Remedial Therapist working on your stiff neck may refer you to the Osteopath for spinal alignment.
We provide comprehensive treatment from a team of dedicated professionals.
Acupuncture is a fast and effective way to reduce pain and inflammation associated with such conditions as tennis elbow, carpel tunnel, sore knee or sprained ankle.
The aim of Acupuncture is to provide you with fast and immediate pain relief. You will feel a significant reduction in your pain by the end of the treatment and longer lasting pain reduction with subsequent treatments.
One of the main advantages of Acupuncture is that the acupuncture needles do not have to be inserted into the painful area, so you can fully relax during the treatment. Read more...
Osteopathy emphasizes the relationship between the structure and the function of the body, and aims to improve movement via physical therapy, which includes stretches, trigger point release, exercises and joint manipulation.
It is effective for a range of conditions, including localized pain, back pain, headaches, joint problems and neural pathway problems.
Osteopathy is an effective treatment for both acute injuries such as a wry neck and sports injury to long standing conditions such as chronic lower back pain and postural issues. Read more...
Myotherapy is an effective treatment for many muscular injuries and back pain.
Myotherapist treat sciatica, disc prolapse, headaches, migraines, fibromyalgia and all types of musculoskeletal pain. Whether you have a sports injury, have stained a muscle at the gym or just have a tight back, Myotherapy can provide fast relief.
After fully assessing your condition, your Myotherapist will use a combination of massage and mobilization techniques, trigger point therapy, cupping and dry needling to have you moving again without pain. Exercise and stretching programs may also be prescribed to assist your recovery. Read more...
Remedial Massage Therapy
Feeling tight and sore. Having general back pain and stiffness. Neck and shoulder tension. Lower back pain. Been looking at a computer screen for too long or just stiff from gardening.
Remedial Massage Therapy uses firm mobilizing massage on muscles and joints, trigger point therapy and myofacial release techniques to relieve pain and stiffness and have you feeling like new again. Read more...
Dorn Spinal Therapy
Dorn Spinal Therapy is a gently, manual method of physical therapy used to correct posture and spinal alignment without manipulation.
Originating in Germany, Dorn Spinal Therapy is a system of manually assesing and treating spinal restrictions through hands on physical therapy and gentle mobilization.
The technique is applied during motion, meaning that the muscle tension of a resting body can be avoided. Only a small amount of pressure needs to be applied to move the joint into the right position while the moving limb on the opposite side functions as a safety barrier.
Dorn Spinal Therapy is an effective treatment for long term conditions that have not responded to other therapies such as Physiotherapy or Chiropractic. Read more...