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Looking for Osteopathy or a Physiotherapist in Deptford SE8? We have moved from our Deptford SE8 location to Canada Water!

If you are still wanting an Osteopath or Physio in Deptford SE8, Zone 2 our Osteopath, Physio, Cranial Osteopath, Sports Massage, Pregnancy Massage & Deep Tissue Massage centre is only 10 mins from Deptford, SE8! Ideal for Deptford Residents. Based just one minute from the busy Canada Water underground and overground tube station.

Covering Lewisham, Rotherhithe and Deptford, SE8. Serving the local community of Deptford SE8, Canada Water SE16, Bermondsey SE16, Rotherhithe SE16, Peckham SE15, London Bridge SE1 & Newcross SE14. We specialise in Cranial Osteopathy, Physiotherapy, Osteopathy, Sports Massage, Pregnancy Massage & Deep Tissue massage.

Suffering with pain? Consult one of our professional certified osteopaths at Bodytonic Clinic and experience relief.

With main focus on the musculoskeletal system (which includes joints, ligaments, and connecting tissues), osteopathy is a non-invasive healthcare system which is performed with the aim of restoring the body’s internal balance. The healthcare system works by gently manipulating, stretching and massaging joints, muscles and soft tissues. This osteopathic system is effective because it works on the understanding of the relation between the functioning of the human body & structure.

We have moved our Deptford SE8 bodytonic clinic

The London Fitclub
Unit P, Mandara Place
Yeoman Street
London, SE8 5ET

0203 6060 495

Our Osteopathy & Massage clinic is still in Zone 2 but next to Canada Water tube station on the ground floor.

Just a 2 minute walk from Canada Water tube station, or 5 minutes from Surrey Quays overground station.


  • 10 mins walking from Canada Water tube
  • 6 mins walking from Surrey Quays tube station
  • 15 mins walking from Rotherhithe overground station
  • 20 mins walking from Bermondsey underground tube station

Buses – Number 1, 47, C10, 199, 188, 381 & 225 to get to Bermondsey & Canada Water stations. We have buses stopping just outside Canada Water tube station. Just next to Canada Water Library.

We have parking available around the London Fitclub

Osteopathy and Physiotherapy Prices

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Conditions that we treat

Osteopaths are known for utilising hands on techniques to assist with diagnosis & treat the original cause of the issue. Osteopaths will employ there their highly developed sense of touch, to identify issues in specific regions of the body Osteopaths use a wide range of techniques.

We take a holistic view which places the musculoskeletal system at the centre of maintaining health of other parts of the body including the digestive, cardiovascular and respiratory systems. Osteopathy will helping restore the body to its optimal and most efficient capacity. Treatment is carried out using a wide variety of techniques to suit the patient and the condition being treated, thus making it suitable for the whole family. Osteopathic treatment may help with:

  • Muscle strains, cramp, spasm & ligamentous sprains
  • Muscular discomfort
  • Elbow, wrist & hand pain including tennis elbow
  • Neck pain and shoulder pain including frozen shoulder
  • Pain in the Hip, knee, foot
  • Upper and middle back pain
  • Low back pain
  • Pain in the joint
  • Nerve pain (e.g Sciatica)
  • Degenerative conditions including osteoarthritis
  • Postural problems including facet joint irritation
  • Sporting injuries
  • Post-surgery rehabilitation
  • Pregnancy related symptoms
  • Tendonitis
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Inability to relax and stress
  • Rheumatic pain
  • Circulatory problems
  • Digestive problems
  • Headaches & migraines


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Lower Back Pain

What is lower back pain?
It could be a mild ache or could be a sharp, stabbing or shooting pain. Lower back problems affect the spine’s stability, flexibility and strength. This may cause pain, discomfort, and stiffness. Just below the ribs down to the upper buttocks is referred to your Lower back.

What can cause lower back pain?
The most common reason could be strain of the muscles, ligaments, joints & nerves. Sitting at your desk for long hours, lifting items incorrectly, increase the strain on the joints and muscles. Modern lifestyles and work means we are sitting for long periods which can cause issues.
Lower back pain may also result from other conditions which are not related to the back itself. These include:

  • Gastrointestinal
  • Gynaecological
  • Kidney (renal) problems

We would recommend always asking for a professional assessment of your lower back pain. We offer a FREE 15 minute spinal assessment, just ask when you book with us.

Symptoms of lower back pain?
If you are suffering from lower back pain you will normally feel stiffness and a restriction in movement. Sitting for long periods like driving or in the office can particularly cause aching or sharp pains. Pain may be in the buttocks or pass down the leg.

What are the treatment options for low back pain?
Following the spinal assessment an Osteopath would be able to outline the options in terms of treatment of the lower back pain. If you would then like to proceed with a treatment then usually this would follow the assessment.

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Osteopathy Treatments

*Your Discovery Consultation (FREE) – what you can expect

An assessments will be carried out by one of our registered, fully qualified and professional osteopaths. In this session, your osteopath will discuss the best course of treatment which may be required. Following this 15 minute FREE discovery consultation, there is no problem if you would like to proceed with treatment as time is booked in advance following this consultation for just that reason. However, following this 15 minutes FREE discovery consultation if you decide not to proceed with treatment, that is not a problem and you will not be charged!


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Neck, Shoulder pain & Stress

Neck Pain

Neck pain is a relatively common problem, especially among adults. In many cases, the cause of the pain is not a medical condition. In fact, in most cases, the cause of the pain goes undetected. When the cause of neck pain is not a medical condition, the pain is usually referred to as ‘mechanical’ or ‘simple’ neck pain and may be cause because of one of more of the following reasons:

  • Minor strains and sprains to muscles
  • Ligaments in the neck
  • Bad posture may be a contributing factor

*** For those working on a desk all day, bad posture can be a contributing factor to neck pain ***

Shoulder Pain

Poor posture and frozen shoulder – may inhibit normal movement in the shoulder joint and can be a source of pain. In extreme cases, movement in the shoulder may be completely inhibited.
Shoulder instability – Also known as Hypermobility. As the name suggests, in this condition, the shoulder joint is unstable and may display an unusually large range of movement.
Rotator cuff disorders – The rotator cuff consists of a group of muscles and tendons that surround the shoulder joint. The main function of the rotator cuff is to keep the shoulder stable. Any disorders in the rotator cuff will lead to instability in the shoulder joint.
Acromioclavicular joint disorders – Acromioclavicular joint is the joint present at the top of the shoulder. Conditions affecting this area are known as Osteoarthritis in the shoulder joints and can be cause because of a fractured humerus (upper arm bone) or collarbone.


We may not realise it, but emotional stress can lead to increase in muscle tension, especially at the base of the neck, head and jaw. This can in turn, upset normal blood flow, irritate nerves, and cause headaches.

Osteopathy Treatments

*Your Discovery Consultation (FREE) – what you can expect

A discovery session begins with an osteopath assessing the patient’s condition and determining the root cause of their problem. Once determined, the cause of discomfort is shared with the patient, along with a suggested treatment. This process lasts roughly 15 minutes and is completely free of cost. If, following the treatment, the patient decides to go ahead with a session of treatment, the same can be done immediately as the osteopath is booked for a full 45 minute session. However, if the patient decides otherwise, they can take leave without paying anything.


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What is Sciatica?

Sciatica is the name give to the Irritation or compression of the ‘sciatic nerve’. The sciatic nerve is actually made up of a group of nerves. These stretch from the bottom of the spine (lower back) and are responsible for controlling the muscles in the back of the knee and lower leg. The sciatic nerve is also responsible for delivering sensation to the back of the thigh, a part of the lower leg, and the sole of the foot. It is the longest nerve in the human body.

What are the Symptoms of Sciatica pain?

The symptoms of sciatica start with a mild tingling or a burning sensation in the affected areas. It often starts as a dull ache and may get worse:

  • After standing
  • After sitting
  • At night
  • When sneezing
  • Coughing
  • Laughing
  • Bending backward
  • Walking more than a feet

Patients suffering from sciatica pain may experience pain in the lower back, leg, and all the way down to the calf.

In most cases, patients experience pain on one side. Patients may feel sharp pain in one leg or hip, and numbness in other parts of the leg. The same may also be felt on the back of the calf and the sole of the foot.

Common causes of sciatica pain include:

  •  Slipped disc
  •  Spinal stenosis
  •  Piriformis syndrome (a pain disorder involving the narrow muscle in the buttocks)
  •  Pelvic injury
  •  Fracture

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Osteopathy Treatments

*Your Discovery Consultation (FREE) – what you can expect

A qualified and certified osteopath will begin the 15 minute FREE discovery consultation by assessing the patient’s condition. The possible treatment will then be discussed with the patient. As the calendar of the osteopath is booked for a full 45 minute session, the patient can then choose to begin the treatment immediately. If, on the other hand, there will be no cost if patient wishes not to proceed with the treatment.


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Sports Massage Therapy

Sports massage therapy employs more vigorous forms of massage techniques to help athletes avoid and recover from sports-related injuries. Regular sports massage therapy has been proven to even provide athletes with health and performance benefits. Ideally, the therapy should be performed before and after any significant competition to ensure there are no injuries or loss of mobility.

Physical Benefits

Athletes that engage in physically demanding sports such as rugby, hockey, or football, where physical contact and bruising is common, sports massage therapy can offer unmatched physical benefits. Similarly, activities such as running and cycling exert significant strain on our musculo-skeletal system, something that can be alleviated with regular sports massage therapy. Other physical benefits include:

  •    Reduced tension in the fascia
  •    Reduction in scar tissue
  •    Clearing of harmful metabolic byproducts
  •    Improved blood flow
  •    Improved delivery of nutrients to your muscles
  •    Improved tissue elasticity
  •    Relieve stress on joints, ligaments, tendons and muscles

Physiological Benefits

Apart from maintaining overall health and avoiding injuries during sport activities, the main physiological benefits of sports massage therapy include pain reduction and relaxation.

Osteopathy Treatments

*Your Discovery Consultation (FREE) – what you can expect

The objective of a FREE discovery consultation is to determine the cause of discomfort for the patient. The investigation takes about 15 minutes and when the osteopath has zeroed in on the problem, the same is discussed with the patient. Post this, the patient has the choice of staying back and starting the treatment immediately, as the osteopaths’ calendar is booked for the full 45 minutes. However, if the patient decides to not get the treatment immediately, there is no charge for the discovery consultation session.


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