Osteopathic Manipulative Treatment
Osteopathic Manipulative Treatment (OMT) is hands-on care. Performed by a Mecial Doctor it involves using the hands to diagnose, treat and prevent illness injury.
Using OMT, your physician will move your muscles and joints using stretching, tender point therapies, gentle pressure, relaxation and resistance techniques.
When appropriate, OMT can be utilized with medication and surgical treatments to optimize healing. In this way, OMT brings an important dimension to standard medical care.
OMT can help people of all ages and backgrounds. It can:
- Ease pain and discomfort
- Promote healing
- Increase Mobility
OMT is often used to treat muscle pain. But it can also help patients with a number of other health problems, among them:
- Sinus Disorders
- Menstrual Pain
- Back Pain
- Shoulder Disorders
- Sports Injuries