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osteopath

[′äs·tē·ə‚path]
(medicine)
A physician who specializes in osteopathy.
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There is an increasing interest in posture-related problems and the demand for qualified osteopaths has grown 25% since the 1990s according to the GOsC.
But the stress of his job and his former hobby as a competitive rower resulted in a bad back and he ended up seeing an osteopath - inspiring him to re-train.
The Ministry of Health refuses to recognize osteopath clinics as legitimate, although they say they carry out inspection campaigns occasionally.
David Canevaro is a qualified Osteopath, Rehabilitation Pilates instructor and Sports Therapist with extensive experience working with a vast range of clients in a number of outstanding health clubs, Physiotherapist and Osteopathic clinics in Central London, Brockley, and now the greater London Beckenham area.
Entry To train as a osteopath you need at least five GCSEs (A-C)/S grades (1-3) including science-based subjects, and two or three A levels/three or equivalent, such as BTEC/ SQA national certificate/diploma or Advanced GNVQs/GSVQs Level III, preferably including biology, human biology, physics or chemistry/natural science.
The US healthcare system is very expensive yet ineffective and the traditional doctors resist the entry of osteopaths in mainstream healthcare, but it can prove really helpful in Pakistan where the healthcare is still better [than in the US]," Sylvie added.
Off and running: West Bromwich Albions osteopath Tim Pepper gets in some training with Albion star Chris Brunt.
The Osteopath is locally owned by Kevin Kirkup, who also has Osteopathic Remedy entered in the race which finished a head behind Horatio Carter in June.
But this time, instead of calling himself an osteopath, Kitson is claiming he is an osteomyologist.
The osteopath I saw limits her practice to manipulations.
Talking about it to a friend who was an osteopath, I became fascinated by her work and inspired to take a different path myself.
COVENTRY osteopath Jim Cahill invested in a pair of MBTs after a patient drew his attention to them.