Mercy Health Partners (General-Mercy Muskegon)
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Osteopathic Manipulative Medicine

The staff of Mercy Health Physician Partners Osteopathic Manipulative Medicine (OMM) are board-certified physicians with vast knowledge in all functions of the body. Treatment options may involve a wide variety of techniques, including directed stretching and exercise instruction, dietary modifications, and nutritional supplementation. OMM can be an effective form of treatment for both adults and children.

Pediatric Patients

OMM is frequently considered one of the safest and most gentle ways to care for many common problems in children of all ages, especially newborns. These include:

  • Plagiocephaly (misshapen head)
  • Chronic Otitis Media (chronic ear infection)
  • Asthma
  • Colic
  • Torticollis (wry neck)

Adult Patients

Osteopathic medicine is often used to treat pain, but it can also help patients with a number of other health problems, among them:

  • Low back pain
  • Post-concussion syndrome/traumatic brain injury
  • Asthma/Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD)
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Athletic injuries
  • Headaches
  • Repetitive motion strains
  • Acid Reflux and gastrointestinal complaints
  • Parasthesia (numbness and tingling)

Our Location

Mercy Health Physician Partners Osteopathic Manipulative Medicine
1150 E. Sherman Blvd., Suite 2400
Muskegon, MI 49444  Map
Phone: 231-672-6336

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