Osteopathy is not alternative healing, it is a medicine with principles and it is complementary to conventional medicine. It is complete approach by itself, including prevention and maintenance of health. Osteopathy is not Chiropractic. Osteopathy is Holistic in sense that it takes into account all of the body functions in aim to treat somatic dysfunctions. Osteopath will seek out somatic dysfunctions and help body restore normal function.