How is Complementary Therapy different from
services are non-invasive and rehabilitative in nature. We integrate evidence-based complementary
therapies to provide our clients with a wider range of treatment strategies and to implement care management
We do not use
cold laser or electro-therapy such as pulsed signal
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Do I need a referral from my GP?
A formal referral from your GP is not necessary, the majority of patients self-refer. If you'd like to get
treatment paid for by a private health scheme contact your Doctor first. At Complementary Therapy our practitioner will first go through your medical history,
conduct an EEG assessment , and where appropriate, order some investigations, before recommending a treatment based
on your condition.
What is Specialized Body Work
Our therapists uses manual techniques to manipulate the soft tissues of the body muscles, fascia,
skin and tendons to release adhesions, strains and sprains in the fascia and muscles. Therapist will work on
the connective tissue to help free the soft tissues and thus releasing the chronic pain. Integrated physical
therapy can relieve muscle tension and stress, promote relaxation, and improve circulation and range of motion. We
systematically organizes the body’s network of soft tissues and joints to support the muscular and skeletal system
to its natural structural integration. Our unique integration of complementary
alternative therapies has facilitated pain relief and better quality of life of our clients on a regular
basis. We do not use electro-therapy such as pulsed signal
How can I be sure I am in safe hands when Complementary therapy practitioner?
Our Therapists has gone through both theory and practical examination and have demonstrated to the certifying
body via a detailed application process that they are a safe and competent practitioner, that they have adequate
private insurance and have agreed to abide by a Code of Practice.
Can I cliam private medical insurance?
Many private health insurance schemes give benefit for Manual Therapeutic treatment. Some companies will
reimburse the total fee or pay a percentage of the costs. Contact the help line of your insurance company who will
explain the actual benefits and methods of claim for your individual policy.
Are joints manipulation used?
If the patient is uncomfortable with mobilization taking place, or performing mobilization is unsafe, then
alternatives are taught. Mobilizations are only one of many techniques available to our Therapist.
Does it matter what I wear for treatment (Specialized Body Work)?
For most treatments we like to be able to observe and palpate your soft tissue to determine its integrity. We
prefer you to wear lose clothing. Easily removed outer clothing is best. Please avoid large or delicate jewellery.
Patient gown is available for you.
Do I need to take time off work after treatment?
Following an treatment, it is necessary for most people to rest and refrain from heavy work. It advisable to
avoid vigorous or heavy activities for the rest of that day.
Can I exercise whilst after treatment?
Under most circumstances, especially if you being treated, it is best to avoid all exercise until your Therapist
advises otherwise. Under all circumstances you should not exercise the day of the treatment.
Is Specialized Body Work
suitable for babies and young children?
Yes, our therapies are suitable for babies and children, right from birth and is absolutely safe.
Is treatment suitable for older people?
Our treatment modalities remains suitable for someone throughout his or her life. Some techniques may need
changing slightly but the benefits are the same at any age.
How long is the treatment session?
The average length of time for one treatment session is 45 minutes. Certain conditions and your initial
consultation may take longer.
Are there any side effects from treatment?
Following your first session of Manual Therapy you can expect to feel stiff and sore for up to 48 hours. This is
similar to the feeling after too much unaccustomed exercise. When very long term problems are released, soreness
and stiffness are also common.
How many sessions of treatments required?
Complemenatary therapies is patient centered, which means treatment is geared to
you as an individual. We should be able to give you an indication after your first visit.
Are The Treatments Expensive?
treatment varies and the cost depends on the specific condition and number of sessions needed.
However, our clients will find the treatments
to be more cost effective than paying for long term medications, surgery, and other treatments
prepare anything for the consultations or treatments?
It would be
good, though not essential, to bring medical investigations, reports, referral letters and
If you are unable to
reach or get through our line, all of our staff are most probably engaged with clients. Please do call
again, or consider sending us an sms to get back to you.
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