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Luke Smith

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Luke is the owner and founder of Governing Function Osteopathic Healthcare.

Luke received a 1st Class Honours degree in Masters in Osteopathy (M.Ost) from Swansea University and is registered with the General Osteopathic Council and insured by the Institute of Osteopathy (This gives the patients the same sort of guarantees and protection as those given by doctors and dentists).

He practices Osteopathy aiming to identify the root cause of pain and giving hands-on treatment alongside lifestyle advice and education. During his time at Swansea University, Luke investigated the effects of Osteopathy on ACL rehabilitation, which has developed his further interest in helping patients suffering from sporting injuries and prolonged, chronic conditions.

Luke has encountered many variations of manual therapy including osteopaths, chiropractors, and physiotherapists, however, chooses to practice Osteopathy. Throughout his sporting career, he participated in a variety of sports at high levels and experienced a range of injuries. Luke has been treated by osteopaths for many of these injuries and has been amazed at the results of osteopathic treatment. Luke’s own experience as a keen sportsman informs his approach to treatment and rehabilitation.

Luke has treated patients of all ages for all types of acute and chronic conditions and looks forward to helping you achieve your full potential and get you back to pain free life doing the things you love most.