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Infants learn with their body and the goal of a osteopath for babies is to identify potential issues with imbalance, movement and symmetry in newborns, then address them before they turn into problems.
Our well trained and highly skilled Warrandyte osteopaths are dedicated solely to helping young families. We provide osteopathy for babies to support healthy growth and development.
In addition to osteopathy for infants and newborns our team are International Board Certified Lactation Consultants who are able to help with breastfeeding and bottle feeding challenges.
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Speak to Dr Emily Jones (Advanced Paediatric Osteopath & IBCLC) to ask any questions you may have and find out how osteopathy can help you and your family
A newborn osteopath works to restore balance and symmetry in the body by using hands on techniques to increase blood flow, reduce tension and improve mobility.
Newborn osteopathy promotes the body’s natural healing process. It focuses on the wellbeing of the musculoskeletal system and the health of the neurological system in newborns.
Our Warrandyte newborn osteopaths treat healthy babies as well as babies and children with serious medical conditions, physical disabilities and growth or movement disorders.
A infant osteopath aims to identify any underlying issues that may be contributing to the infant’s health problems or to reduce pain and increase mobility.
A Warrandyte infant osteopathy clinic uses a variety of techniques when treating infants. These techniques work to improve circulation, reduce tension and promote the development of healthy bones, muscles and body tissue.
They are concerned with the health of the musculoskeletal and neurological systems in infants. Infant osteopathy helps stimulate the body’s ability to heal itself
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Paediatric Osteopaths & IBCLC Feeding Support
We help local families near Warrandyte and many mothers and babies from all over Melbourne
To ensure you and your child get the care you deserve, we work in association with other health professionals, including general practitioners, paediatricians, maternal and child health nurses, lactation consultants, paediatric physiotherapists, dentists, dieticians, naturopaths, occupational therapists, speech pathologists, and psychologists. For more information visit pregnancy birth baby.
Osteopaths work with newborn babies and infants who have no injury or condition, as well those with movement, growth and development issues and long term health conditions and physical disabilities. An osteopath may assist in the management of common paediatric conditions and can work alongside other medical and allied health professionals as part of your child’s care team.
Parents bring their babies in to see us at the clinic for various problems and concerns, or even just for a check up. Common reasons for a consultation include:
Her study provides evidence that osteopathic intervention may be capable of delivering benefits in breastfeeding confidence and function while also benefiting mothers at risk of ceasing breastfeeding. The research showed that osteopathic intervention is safe and capable of delivering benefits in breastfeeding confidence and function in infants under 10 weeks of age.
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Cranial osteopathy is one of many osteopathic specific techniques that osteopaths offer when treating newborns and babies. Our osteopaths can see your newborn baby from day one, especially if you are experiencing any specific issues or concerns. However, we generally recommend taking some time to get settled in at home and for you and your baby to get to know each other. Newborn babies often sleep during their consultation, making it a wonderful time to treat them.
Cranial osteopathy is one of many osteopathic specific techniques that osteopaths offer when treating newborns and babies. Your osteopath will discuss your management plan with you, based on a variety of reasons including the specific condition or complaint and other factors that may be contributing to the overall clinical picture. As a general rule, our osteopaths expect to see signs of improvement within 2 to 3 consultations.
Sleep difficulties during the newborn and infant phase can be extremely challenging for new parents. Our osteopath can help educate parents on normal infant sleep and behaviour, and can work alongside other medical and allied health professionals as part of your child’s care team.
Wind and mild gastrointestinal discomfort can be common during the newborn period. Our osteopaths can help educate parents on normal infant development, and can work alongside other medical and allied health professionals as part of your child’s care team.
Signs and symptoms of infant reflux can be troubling for babies and new parents. Our osteopaths can help educate parents on normal infant development, and can work alongside other medical and allied health professionals as part of your child’s care team.