The Ashworth Practice Blog

Gift Vouchers

Gift vouchers for Osteopathy, Therapeutic massage and Reflexology. Ideal as Christmas and Birthday presents or just as a special treat! Give someone you love the gift of wellbeing. Just email us with a contact number and your requirements through the contact link on the header of this page, we will get back to you for payment and whether to send by post or email. Vouchers are valid for one year.... read more

Thank you for recommending us! 10% off your next treatment!

As a heartfelt thank you to those patients who recommend us to their friends and family we are introducing a 10% discount for the recommender. We always ask how someone gets to hear about us, just make sure your friend or family member states your FULL name and the discount will be applied to your next treatment. Discounts can be accumulated, so the more recommendations you make the higher the... read more

A Patients own experience of a lifetime’s Osteopathy

Received from a patient who has been kind enough to share his experience. “My experience with the benefits of Osteopathy commenced a long time ago in 1953 after a bout of Polio Myelitis had laid me low. On my discharge from hospital a friend of my parents suggested Mr Cowan (Blackfen – Osteopath) might help my restricted state (hardly mobile to any degree). What Mr Cowan was able to achieve was mobility and full participation for a sport loving young boy to enjoy life to the full for the rest of his life. How do you say thank you for that, I still say it every day just in case he can hear. Like a lot of young people who love active sports I eventually managed to damage my lower back, by this time Mr Cowan had retired and attended Mr Peter Blagrave in Chislehurst for many years as I was now a married man and the bills had to be paid, he managed to keep me on track. Some many years later he retired to the West Country and Kate Ashworth took over his patients for her new practice in Orpington, and I transferred but thankfully my attendance was less frequent as I had listened to the advice on fitness exercises etc. My son, who had, and still has a scoliosis of the spine, added to the family records. The practice eventually moved to Keston. I have always found a lot of not only physical, but mental reassurance from Osteopathy; the disturbing pain and restricted mobility of physical injury is not helped by being masked with muscle relaxants and... read more

We Have Moved!!!

We moved location to Bromley Park Medical Centre on July 1st. Trust it to be the hottest day so far of the year! Thank you to everyone who helped us move and Alison, Tony and Sue at Ravensbourne who were amazing to work with. Ravensbourne is being redeveloped as apartments, hence our rather rapid move and we shall always treasure our time there. Good luck to all the other businesses who also had to move. Finally thank you to Sara and Matty for the amazing flowers to welcome me to our new premises, a lovely way to start a new chapter of The Ashworth... read more