Following an operation for breast cancer 6 years ago, a tendon from my shoulder became caught in the scar tissue. Gradually my shoulder became more limited in range and very painful, so that every move became a wince! Eventually, despite taking pain killers, it became so bad that it was waking me at night, it hurt to drive the car, and even cleaning the sink was agony. At 70, I guessed it was something I would have to learn to live with, until my step daughter, herself a paramedic, suggested I tried an osteopath. She recommended Karen, and in desperation rather than belief, I made an appointment.
That was just before Christmas. Now, 5 months later, I feel like a new person. I go days without even thinking about the shoulder. Not only was the treatment excellent, but everything was explained to me, and I was encouraged to think about how I was aggravating the problem and how to overcome bad habits.
I now face the prospect of a pain free future, and the ability to do all the things I previously enjoyed, such as Keep Fit, Church Bell ringing, driving, and, perhaps most importantly, an undisturbed night’s sleep
What to do now ……
If you’ve come to this website looking for help, then don’t in silence suffer any longer.
Contact us immediately on 01462 811006 for a consultation and let’s assess your condition.
At the assessment, we’ll take some details from you and build your case history. We’ll discuss why you’ve come to see us and where you have any aches and pains. Then we’ll examine you with the aim of giving you the appropriate treatment.
This will take a little while to complete, but it’s a necessary part of the ethical guidelines we work to. The guidelines are there to make sure everything is done professionally and to a high standard of patient care. I’m sure you agree that’s a good thing!
If you have any questions about what we do and how we do it, call us on 01462 811006 or use the contact form below – and we’ll be happy to help.
Here at Shefford Osteopathic Clinic we can treat a wide range of conditions. Select a green link from the list below to find out more.
- Arthritic Pain
- Circulatory Problems
- Digestion Problems
- Elbow Pain / Tennis Elbow
- Frozen Shoulder
- General Aches & Pains
- Hip Pain
- Inability to Relax
- Joint Pain
- Knee Pain
- Lumbago / Lower Back Pain
- Minor Sports Injuries
- Muscle Cramps
- Muscle Spasms
- Neck Pain
- Rheumatic Pain