Frequently Asked Questions

What age can you start receiving Osteopathic treatment?

There is no age restriction for Osteopathic treatment.

Can you get an Osteopathic treatment during pregnancy?

Yes, Osteopathic treatment is safe during pregnancy.

What clothing should I wear to an Osteopathic treatment?

Loose clothing that is not restrictive should be worn for treatment.  Treatment will need to be modified if tighter fitting clothing or skirts are worn.

How long does an Osteopathic session last?

Osteopathic treatments are not time based and will vary depending on what your therapist determines is the appropriate treatment for you.  Initial appointments will generally take a bit longer to allow time to collect and discuss patient health history and follow up appointments should require less time.  Ask your therapist when you book your appointment for an estimate of how long you should expect to be there.

Is Osteopathic treatment covered by my insurance company?

Osteopathic Manual Therapists with a registration number issued by the Ontario Osteopathic Association (OOA) are recognized by most major insurance plans.  Contact your provider if you have concerns.

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