Edinburgh Osteopath Helen How has been treating patients at the How Clinic Edinburgh for 35 years

Osteopath Helen How has been treating patients at the How Osteopathic Clinic in Trinity, Edinburgh for over thirty years.

Welcome to the How Osteopathic Clinic

Edinburgh osteopath Helen How has been successfully treating patients at the How Osteopathic Clinic in Trinity, Edinburgh for over thirty years.Helen has always been interested in finding adjuncts which help to stimulate better tissue repair which is why she has been using Shockwave Therapy for over 5 years now as an adjunct to Osteopathy Helen always prescribes rehabilitation and exercises  Helen now uses digital video system called PHYSITRACT and or Whats  App which  is encrypted and one can send out samples of exercise prescription video clips and papers which Helen receives from all the Brilliant Lectures one can attend provided by the NHS Physiotherapists

A Registered Osteopath, Helen combines the latest advances in osteopathy with a gentle patient-centred approach to diagnosis and treatment. Helen visited Storz Medical AG Switzerland in June 2018 to be updated by the Masters in Shockwave Therapy for Musculo-Skeletal Conditions and Osteopathic treatment at the How Clinic is suitable for a wide-range of conditions including; back pain, neck pain, sports injury, arthritis and repetitive strain injury. Helen like all Osteopaths works and learns with fellow physiotherapists as rehabilitation is an essential part of Musculo-Skeletal Osteopathy.

Patient-Centred Osteopathy at The How Osteopathic Clinic

Osteopathic treatment at the How Osteopathic Clinic is tailored to the individual and a combination of osteopathic techniques including Traditional Osteopathy, Cranial Osteopathy, Electrotherapy, Vibrotherapy and Sports Remedial Massage may be used to treat your condition.

The How Osteopathic Clinic in Edinburgh is also one of the only osteopathic clinics in Scotland to use Shockwave Therapy, a gentle and highly effective osteopathic treatment designed to alleviate symptoms rapidly and which can often significantly reduce the number of osteopathic treatments required.

From the beginning of training to be an Osteopath as the European School of Osteopathy, all Osteopaths prescribe exercises.  Helen did Core Stability or Pilates many years ago with Mark Buckingham Physiotherapist

Helen continues to learn with many physiotherapists Injuries Prevention and Rehabilitation  Here is a list with the links for the Courses held throughout the UK and Globally for other Healthcare Professionals, Physiotherapists Osteopaths and others as Helen is always being asked for details of these brilliant courses




With Valid Consent  The Athlete here was unable to run for more that 20 minutes and had tried over 18 months of various exercises and rehabilitation.  It took about one year of a combination of shockwave therapy, rehabilitation Diagnostic Ultra Sound by a Sports Physician for Huglund`s Syndrome Insertional and Mid Portion Achilles Tendinopathy


She ran  pain free during  Ironman  race and even pain better pain free afterwards