Freedom Osteopathy Wollongong

Osteopath Wollongong New South Wales

What we treat

Osteopath Kate Tallarida treats all musculoskeletal conditions, and finds that her style of treatment is particularly useful for women during and after pregnancy, babies, children and anyone who prefers a less forceful treatment.

Please contact us if you have any questions about conditions we can help with.


Musculoskeletal Conditions

Including but not limited to

  • Back and Neck pain
  • Sciatica
  • Disc problems
  • Sporting injuries
  • Shoulder impingement/tendonitis
  • Tennis/Golfer's elbow
  • Headaches
  • Carpal tunnel sydrome
  • Nerve root compression
  • Arthritis
  • RSI
  • Knee and Foot problems

Other problems such as reflux, breathing difficulties, tinnitus and jaw pain respond well to treatment.  We can also provide treatment to help you recover from surgery or other illnesses.

During and After Pregnancy

You can have treatment at any stage of your pregnancy for problems such as

  • Pelvic and pubic pain             
  • Hip and lower back pain
  • Sciatica                     
  • Breathing difficulties
  • Upper back and neck pain
  • Carpal tunnel syndrome
  • Reflux and indigestion             
  • Mastitis         
  • Recovery from childbirth (natural or caesarean)
  • Reducing post-labour back pain

Babies and growing children

Many parents are unaware of the benefits of osteopathic treatment for babies and children.  Apart from treating immediate issues, osteopathy can improve health and wellbeing, minimising problems as the child grows.  Babies can be fed during treatment making it easier to plan your appointment, while assisting the treatment process.
Babies
  • Colic and reflux                 
  • Flat head syndrome
  • Irritability, unsettled behaviour, sleep issues
  • Torticollis or stiff neck
  • Flat head syndrome/Plagiocephaly
  • Only turns their head in one direction
  • Feeding difficulties - in conjunction with Lactation Co nsultant when necessary
  • Treatment after lip and tongue tie release

Growing Children
  • Physical developmental delays caused by restrictions in the spine or limbs
  • Scoliosis, postural conditions and musculoskeletal disorders
  • Asthma, Ear/nose/throat infections
  • Improving low immune function
  • Sporting injuries
  • Treatment after surgery