Alastair Treacher, Registered Osteopath
Alastair holds a Masters of osteopathy and is registered with the osteopathic council and ACC. He is New Zealand trained and has been in private practice since 2011. As well as clinical practice he teaches with the osteopathy programme at Unitec (clinical skills and biomechanics).
Alastair specialises in:
- Low back pain and sciatica
- Pregnancy related low back pain
- Sports injuries (side line sports team management)
- Chronic pain (low back pain and OA)
- Breathing dysfunction
Particular areas of interest include upper back, neck, and shoulder pain including headaches.
His treatment style primarily involves osteopathic manual therapy (OMT) which includes articulation (moving joints) muscle stretching and manipulation (clicking joints). He also incorporates an element of therapeutic neuroscience education to “explain pain” and provide as positive an outlook to each patient as possible. Allow approximately 40 minutes for a consultation
He is available Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Fridays from 8:30am-6pm
Cost: Standard=$85.00, ACC=$50.00, Child (under 16) =$65.00