Blackfen
Osteopathy
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Our clinic

About our clinic


We offer professional Osteopathic care in a friendly and warm environment. The clinic is situated within a friendly five star hair and beauty salon in Blackfen (near Sidcup).

Jackie Gowland

Principal Osteopath


Jackie is registered with the General Osteopathic Council. She believes in giving you back control as well as helping you manage your pain & encouraging your body to heal.

Jackie Gowland

Principal Osteopath


Jackie is registered with the General Osteopathic Council. She believes in giving you back control as well as helping you manage your pain & encouraging your body to heal.

NOT JUST BACKS


BACK PAIN UPPER LIMB PAIN HIPS & KNEES NECK PAIN

 

Osteopaths treat those aches and pains arising from your muscles, joints, ligaments and tendons. Over 30,000 people a day visit osteopaths for neck or back pain, headaches, injuries related to sport or work, or historical injuries. You don't need a GP referral to see an osteopath.


Helping our community get healthy & active

We treat anyone from newborn babies to the elderly. People may come in with aches and pains that have occurred as a result of lifestyle, work environment, sports injuries, age related pain or pregnancy

What people say about us

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 Jackie is absolutely amazing 

Jackie is absolutely amazing


 Jackie is absolutely amazing. I recommend her to all our clients. Trusting in her wealth of knowledge to get me back to work when I need it the most. Thank you...

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 99% movement back 

99% movement back


 Jackie is amazing. I went yesterday with what was heading for a full-on frozen shoulder. After some admittedly quite painful manipulation, I now have 99% movement back!

Jackie is very careful to listen, suggest what the problem might be and then explain what she is going to do to help you out. As an ex-hockey player herself (come on get back...

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 Passionate about the benefits of osteopathy 

Passionate about the benefits of osteopathy


 Jackie Gowland has been my Osteopath for the last 10+ years, treating my various back, shoulder and neck issues, initially at her Chislehurst practice and now at the Blackfen practice. During this time, Jackie has always been very professional, approachable and, above all, empathetic. She goes the extra mile by following up on appointments, emailing information sheets showing exercises to...

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 Very knowledgeable & experienced 

Very knowledgeable & experienced


 I started having back pain a couple of years ago. There was no particular incident that I can link to the cause of the problem. I was assessed and treated by numerous professionals but unfortunately, none of the treatments made a significant improvement to my condition.

Jackie came highly recommended to me, so I decided to seek her help. She is...

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 I have never felt better 

I have never felt better


 I booked an appointment initially for my neck. After the initial consultation and assessment, Jackie went to work, working on my neck, back, hips and legs. I can honestly say I have never felt better. I now have regular sessions to keep everything aligned. I cannot recommend highly enough, First class treatment and I can now carry on my training...

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 Always makes me feel better 

Always makes me feel better


 I have rheumatoid arthritis and find that these treatments really help with managing my condition. It affects the way I walk, which has a knock-on effect on my posture causing back and neck pain. I wanted to give holistic treatments a go, to try and avoid too much medication. I found Jackie's original clinic by searching online and, as they...

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 Considerable improvement 

Considerable improvement


 I sought help from an Osteopath having struggled with a hip and knee problem for some time. Jackie took a detailed history and then over 6 sessions used joint mobilisation, manipulation and soft tissue massage which reduced pain and swelling. She also suggested exercises and techniques to minimise further damage which in combination with the treatment resulted in a considerable...

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 Working to achieve goals. 

Working to achieve goals.


 I first sought advice with lower back issues in early 2007 whilst preparing for a long-distance cycling event.   The core problem was diagnosed and treated in the space of 2 visits greatly reducing the pain experienced after hours in the saddle and improving the flexibility and posture issues that I previously had.

I went away from the consultations with an immediate...

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 A visit to Jackie is a real tonic 

A visit to Jackie is a real tonic


 I first came to Jackie with a long-standing mobility problem and muscle weakness. I had tried several treatment options and didn’t know where to go next. After a full examination, including details of history and life-style, Jackie was able to explain the causes, and put together a course of treatment, tailored to my needs, involving therapy in the clinic and exercises...

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