Physiotherapy East London

Manual Physiotherapy East London

Physiotherapist East London

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Manual Physiotherapy

Integrative Chronic Pain Clinic

Welcome to Philani Integrative Chronic Pain Clinic, where we embrace an integrative approach to healing focused on nutrition, mobility and mental/emotional well-being. Our services include Osteopathic Manual Therapy (OMT), Naprapathic therapy, and Botanical Medicine consultations. Our hands-on Manual treatments target spine care, visceral,  joint mobilization, and soft tissue manipulation to alleviate discomfort and restore balance.

In our Botanical Medicine consultations, we create personalized nutrition plans and herbal mixes tailored to individual needs. These consultations not only guide patients towards healthier dietary choices but also address underlying health concerns.

Osteopathic/ Naprapathic Therapy

Naprapathy and Osteopathy are complementary manual therapy focus on the assessment and treatment of connective tissues, particularly the fascia, to alleviate pain and restore mobility. In employs hands-on techniques to assess and treat various aspects of the patient’s anatomy, including joints, visceral organs, nervous system, venous system, and spine.

CranioSacral Therapy

a gentle, hands-on method of evaluating and enhancing the functioning of a physiological body system called the craniosacral system. Using a soft touch the therapy releases restrictions in the craniosacral system to improve the functioning of the central nervous system.

Dorn Method Therapy

a gentle and safe correction of the misalignment’s in the spine, the pelvis and other joints. Its a safe manipulation without clicking or crunching the vertebrae back into its natural position. 

The Breuss Massage

an inter vertebral disc massage that compliments the Dorn Method. Using sensitive energetic manual massage along the spine to dissolve physical, energetic and emotional blockages. This back massage further stretches, energises and regenerates the spine.

Botanical Medicine

Botanical medicine and nutritional guidance are essential parts of the treatments for our patients. At Philani we guide our patients through a nutritional plan that will benefit them.  We offer programmes tailored for each individual for Chronic Pain, Weight Management and for Ultimate Health. 

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Physiotherapy East London

``Look well to the spine, for the causes of disease``




Assessment & Treatment

1st appointment is 60min: medical history interview, assessment and feedback, treatment plan and first osteopathic treatment. 60 min – R940

Follow Up Treatment

Follow up treatments are determined by the results of the first consultation and treatment. 30 – 45min – R620 – R780

Assesment Only

Medical history interview, assessment and feedback and treatment plan.  45min – R780

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Dr Zanele Bosch

Dr Zanele Bosch

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Zanele helped me recover from

Zanele helped me recover from a slipped L3 disk. It was a tremendously shaky- scary even- painful time. She worked with me in a holistic way that integrated healing for body and mind which led to a slow recovery. This was a two month process during which I had several body-work sessions where she released… Read more “Zanele helped me recover from”

Gwendolyn Meyer

Zanele’s well trained skills in

Zanele’s well trained skills in manual therapies (Dorn, and her studies in Osteopathy) combined with a deep intuitive understanding of the underlying complexes, her broad knowledge of herbal medicines and a wholehearted commitment to health and healing make her a uniquely gifted healer/therapist. Whether you look for relief of your physical complaints or a holistic understanding… Read more “Zanele’s well trained skills in”

Line Lander

I’ve received my second treatment

I’ve received my second treatment and U must know that my back has improved very the point where the slipped disc is back in position and I improve daily. So I’m very pleased and… Read more “I’ve received my second treatment”

Kevin Parissien

Zanele has educated me on

Zanele has educated me on the benefits of taking care of the spine and how it impacts every other area of the body. I have had sessions with Zanele and I feel that my circulation, mobility and range are much better. Thank-You Zanele you are amazing and have definetly made a difference to my overall… Read more “Zanele has educated me on”

Jeanette Claassen

Excellent holistic treatment carried out

Excellent holistic treatment carried out professionally and highly… Read more “Excellent holistic treatment carried out”

Sean Rohm

I have found the Dorn

I have found the Dorn treatments to be incredibly powerful and effective in shifting emotional debris. I felt totally comfortable and at ease during the session and your knowledge, wisdom and insight were incredible. I have found the treatment to be physically, emotionally and spiritualy beneficial and I would most certainly recommend it to… Read more “I have found the Dorn”

Roxanne Kühne

Treatments with Zanele feel deep and restorative

“Treatments with Zanele feel deep and restorative. She has a beautiful energy that feels both gentle and firm and very professional. I know that I am in good hands when I am with her and it feels good to get my core re-aligned. I leave feeling relaxed and nourished. After one session I feel sure… Read more “Treatments with Zanele feel deep and restorative”

Pippa Solomon

My treatment with Zanele

“My treatment with Zanele was very powerful and insightful on many levels. My body responded and I had a lot of detoxing happening afterwards. This has created more space and peace in my body which I am very grateful for. Zanele is a gentle and potent facilitator with great knowledge and wisdom of the body… Read more “My treatment with Zanele”

Sally Berg

I have been a client for over a year

“I have been a client of Zanele for over a year. From the first session, I knew I was in the presence of a gifted healer. Zanele is an incredibly skilled practitioner. Her attunement to my needs has been amazingly precise and she has always executed her treatments for me with the deepest compassion. I… Read more “I have been a client for over a year”

Tara Lerner

A precious gem of body

A precious gem of body mind therapy, held in a deeply loving and clear container. Zanele is a world of knowledge and with skill and art expresses her devotion to share and heal through the compassion of her listening, words and hands. This work has been the perfect support for working through core layers over… Read more “A precious gem of body”

Lyndsay Cornish

Hello Zanele. Thank you

Hello Zanele. Thank you so very much for your detailed and thorough description of Chloë’s condition. I also thank you for taking such good care of her. I noticed she walked better than she has for quite some time. She even has a sparkle back in her eyes. You are amazing. Andrew Ballard Father of… Read more “Hello Zanele. Thank you”

Cloe Ballard

I just also wanted to

I just also wanted to thank you from the bottom of my heart. For the first time in months and months, I am able to walk without a limp and any pain in my left leg. I feel amazing – so thank you for helping my poor… Read more “I just also wanted to”

Tabitha Quelch

I had an appointment with

I had an appointment with Zanele to try and sort out my intense lower back pain. She not only sorted out my back, but sensed the whole “mind-body-soul” me, and was spot on with her referral to a colleague. I can’t wait until my family makes an appointment with her. A true… Read more “I had an appointment with”

Trevor Dix

Sessions with Zanele

“Sessions with Zanele provide a space for me to open; into deeper exploration of myself, to unpeel layers of ideas and to allow that which is within me, all of me, to bubble forth without effort. Working with the healing of my pancreas and creating an internal physical and emotional environment in which that is… Read more “Sessions with Zanele”

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