OsteopathicHealth Centre Team
Cristina Mesquita graduated with an Honors Degree from the British School of Osteopathy in London. She also attained a Degree in Rehabilitation and a further Degree in Sports Science both from the University of Lisbon.
Cristina has competed professionally at international level as an athlete representing Portugal in Duathlon and Triathlon championships. She has previously worked as a personal trainer in the UK for 5 years in the private and public sectors and more recently as a Lecturer and Clinic Tutor at a school of Osteopathy in Portugal.
Cristina’s clinical specialties include all musculoskeletal and neurological symptoms caused by joint and disc dysfunctions. Her treatments incorporate manipulation and mobilization of joints, soft tissue massage and nerve relief techniques. These techniques treat the symptoms of back and neck pain, sports injuries, headaches, migraines, facial pain, tinnitus, jaw problems, certain gastrointestinal problems as well as respiratory problems, pregnancy related pains and pelvic floor issues.
Cristina also treats babies with digestion problems such as colic, constipation and diarrhea as well as those who cry excessively, have difficulties sleeping or have head deformities from birth.
Infertility treatment is a new field she is introducing, strictly for women who, along with their husbands, have been medically tested and have found no reason for difficulty in conceiving.
Contact Cristina at firstname.lastname@example.org