At Bristol Osteopaths we are dedicated to relieving you of pain and getting you back to the activities you love doing. Our professional team are all qualified and experienced practitioners, providing health care at its best. We have clinics in three fantastic city centre locations, all offering osteopathy and a range of other therapies designed to get you back to health.
Whether you want an osteopath, physiotherapist, massage therapist, acupuncturist, podiatrist, hypnotherapist, Pilates or yoga class – we have it covered. If you are unsure whether you would benefit from treatment, please feel free to contact us and one of our osteopaths or therapists will be happy to talk to you.
Osteopathy is a highly effective system of manual medicine that focuses primarily on the musculo-skeletal system.Read more ►
We offer a number of therapies in addition to osteopathy, from massage to hypnotherapy, acupuncture and many more.Read more ►
Pilates & Yoga
We offer a range of Pilates and yoga classes. Our instructors are hand-picked and our studios are small enough to ensure you receive superb tuition.Read more ►
We carry out our osteopathy practice and a wide range of therapies across our three Bristol locations.Read more ►
We offer a range of therapies and treatments at affordable prices.Read more ►
Questions many people ask us about osteopathy and our practice.Read more ►
"After my first session I left the practice feeling like I was walking on air! I wanted to skip! A big grin on my face! The first time in a long while I was walking without anguish! Thank you!"Sandra, Credit Controller
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Avoiding Stress isn’t the answer – Completing the cycle is!
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The world’s highest osteopathic treatment?
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What actually is a ‘slipped disc’?
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Common Running Injuries
Whether you’ve been clocking up the miles in preparation for the Bristol half marathon ( well done if you have ever completed the distance ) or simply pounding the pathways of Durdham Downs for the sheer fun of it, your weekly mileage may be beginning to take its toll on the body. Aches and pains … Continued
Does your back hurt at work?
https://youtu.be/cczGYYJdCvA If you answered YES, it could be the way you sit at your desk and the way your work station is set up. With the majority of people sitting down in an office for a living it is essential to minimize the stress on the body. The human spine is not designed to sit … Continued