Practitioner Profile

Florence Leo

Osteopathy

Areas of Interest

  • Acute and chronic neck, shoulder, back and lower limbs pain
  • Postural and ergonomics problems
  • Women and children Health
  • Sports injuries and general rehabilitation
  • Stress and post-traumatic conditions
  • Neurological disorders

Qualifications

Master in Osteopathy M. Ost., Registered member of the UK GOSC, Member of the Institute of Osteopathy and Scottish Osteopathic Society

Languages

English, French

Experience

Florence was born in France. Prior to joining OT&P, Florence lived in the UK for 14 years. She qualified from the British School of Osteopathy in 2010. She worked for more than 4 years in a busy multi-disciplinary rural practice in Scotland as well as in Edinburgh for a year.

While she was studying osteopathy, Florence used to work as a physiotherapy assistant in a neurological rehabilitation unit at the Wellington Hospital, London.

On the first consultation, Florence will discuss her patient's symptoms as well as expectations and take a thorough medical case history.

After examination, Florence will give an osteopathic diagnostic and prognosis to her patient. Tailored treatment options will be discussed prior to treatment. Rehabilitation and/or strengthening exercises might be offered during sessions.

Florence is proficient and skilled in a great many osteopathic techniques which makes her able to offer an integrated and flexible approach, aiming for a fast recovery.

Florence's arsenal includes soft tissue, massage and myofascial release, joints stretches and manipulation, visceral techniques as well as cranial biodynamic approach.

Florence has a strong interest in martial arts.