Musician Injuries

Our osteopaths often treat adult and child musicians with pain due to musculoskeletal imbalances and injuries.

You great musicians practice for hours, holding an instrument in front of your body in an abnormal way - something your body is not used too.

These asymmetrical positions can cause changes in the body's structure and lead to problems.

An osteopath can undo these changes and advise on stretches and strengthening exercises to counteract how you hold yourself to keep your body and music in tune!

Have a look at this great article about this problem in children and how climbing can be very useful in creating some balance: