The term sciatica usually refers to leg pain and sometimes erroneously attributed to a ‘slipped disc’. See ‘torn/bulging discs’
Sciatica is a very painful condition, and one which osteopaths very often see presenting in their practices. The osteopath will determine the cause of your leg pain and treat acordingly
Techniques used are soft-tissue, massage, articulation and mobilisation, and manipulation where necessary. Treatment maybe combined with acupuncture for pain relief and healing.
Everything is directed to encourage the body to mend itself