Osteopaths near Ramsgate, Kent. The technique of osteopathic manipulative medicine or OMM is meant to resolve what is medically termed as somatic dysfunction. The Ontario Association of Osteopathic Manual Practitioners is committed to promoting the highest, safest level of osteopathic manual practice. admin@osteopathyontario.org. A post graduate society providing opportunity to further deepen understanding of the groundbreaking work of A T Still (the founder of osteopathy) and W G Sutherland (the founder of osteopathy in the cranial field). Filters. Osteopathy is a manual (hands-on) treatment of the body that finds the cause of your health problem and gently removes it to give you relief from pain, motion restrictions and negative symptoms you may be experiencing. Welcome to THE SUTHERLAND SOCIETY Website. Still embraces the concept of the unity between the living organism's function and structure of the body. Osteopaths rely more on their own physical examination and generally refer patients out if they feel more diagnostic procedures are required. 416.968.2563 . Sort by relevance. Osteopathy was founded by Dr. Andrew Still. The Philosophy of Dr. Connect with Us. Go! Chiropractors often make use of tests such as x-rays and MRI scans. Some even have x-ray machines in their office. Already know their name? This OMM technique is aimed at enhancing the recuperative powers of the body. Osteopaths believe that the recuperative powers of human body can be augmented and used for treating the musculoskeletal system of bones, joints and muscles. View map. View map. Filter results. Relevance Distance Rating Most Reviewed Related searches: Sports Injury Clinics. A doctor of osteopathic medicine (DO) is a licensed physician who aims to improve people’s overall health and wellness by treating the whole person, not just a condition or disease they may have. Osteopaths tend to treat a broader range of disorders, while most chiropractors focus on muscle and joint pain. a medical practitioner of Baldwin, kansas, USA in 1874. Find an osteopath near you. View map View map. Search the members' directory. Contact OAO 2219-160 Tycos Drive, Box 218 Toronto, ON M6B 1W8. Close filters.