Practitioner Profile

Florence Leo

Osteopathy

Areas of Interest

  • Acute and chronic neck, shoulder, back and lower limbs pain
  • Biodynamic Osteopathy
  • Neuro-somatic integration
  • 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.