Occupational Overuse Syndrome or Work-Related Injuries
Overuse injuries, also known as occupational overuse syndrome (OOS) or work-related injuries, are common in professions that require the individual to perform repetitive tasks on a daily basis.
Can Osteopathy Help With Occupational Overuse Syndrome or Work-Related Injuries?
Symptoms caused by occupational overuse syndrome or work-related injuries can be alleviated with osteopathic treatment. The goal in treating these conditions is to ensure proper blood flow and optimal range of movement is possible to the affected areas.
Treatment for occupational overuse syndrome or work-related injuries begins with a thorough case history and assessment to determine the underlying cause of your pain. Our practitioner will conduct specific tests, discuss treatment options, and provide you with a safe and individualized treatment program. This may include stretches and exercises so you can remain proactive in your recovery. In some cases, a referral to a specialist may be required.