Tel: 01983 614 777

Our Osteopathic Treatments

At Ryde Osteopathic Practice, we pride ourselves on our thorough and caring approach. Whatever or wherever the pain, we will carry out a comprehensive examination, paying careful consideration to the way in which the patient moves and stands.

As well as a complete range of osteopathic treatments, we also provide professional advice on ergonomics, nutrition and exercise. David Barton has worked as a qualified gym instructor, allowing him to pass on his knowledge and tailor-make exercise schemes to the individual concerned.

We understand that your health care needs to fit around your busy schedule. That is why we offer evening appointments for all of our valued customers.


Sports injuries and how osteopathy can help

Whether you are a weekend golfer, a footballer, a seasoned tennis player, a competitive athlete, or a hardcore body builder, pain, stiffness and recurring strains will affect your performance and enjoyment of your chosen sport.

Misalignment & muscle imbalances within the body can not only affect the spine, but commonly the shoulders, hips & extremities as well.


At Ryde Osteopathic Practice on the Isle of Wight, a physical examination including muscle testing can highlight problem areas and treat them accordingly. As a fully qualified fitness instructor, as well as a fully qualified Osteopath, David Barton can advise and prescribe sports specific muscle strengthening exercises or stretches tailored for your individual needs.

Quarterly MOTs are advisable for sports men and women to keep your body working efficiently – achieving optimal performance with ease of pain free movement.


Common Sports Injuries Include:

  • Shoulder Injuries e.g Rotator Cuff Tears
  • Tennis/ Golfers Elbow
  • Muscle and Ligament Strain
  • Tendonitis e.g Achilles
Who knows, with our help you may shave a few seconds off a personal best, drive a golf ball an extra 50 yards or bench press an extra 10kgs!

What will it Cost?

Many private health insurance schemes give benefit for osteopathic treatment. Most companies requite GP or specialist referral. All insurance companies have help lines to explain your actual benefits and methods of claiming.

Adults Juniors / Students
Initial Consultation (50 mins) – £60 £45
Additional Treatments (30 min) – £40 £35
Radial Shockwave Therapy
(six weekly sessions)- £420


Payment required after each Appointment, All major Credit Cards accepted.

Please give at least 24 Hours notice of Cancellation so that the appointment may be offered to another Patient, Otherwise A £25 Fee may be charged.

Find Us

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48 High Park Rd, Ryde, Isle of Wight
PO33 1BX - 01983 614 777

I can\'t find words strong enough to thank you for the work you did on my shoulder, it seems like pure magic! For the first time I am free from pain from my frozen shoulder in three years. I am now abl...
Dear David. I\'d like to thank you for your caring manner over the last four and a half years. The improvements to my neck that you have made have been most beneficial and no more headaches....
Thank you so very much for seeing me. My low back and hip feels so much better and I can walk limp free...
Thank you David for all of your help and finally getting me out of pain. Even after my fourteen hour shifts, my hip and leg are without pain. You have done so much for me that words are not enough....