Helping you
back to health

Getting you back to feeling human again

Who we are

Who we are

Harpenden Osteopaths was established in 1991 by Matthew Tant after qualifying from The British School of Osteopathy in 1990. Learn more


Osteopathy provides effective, safe and natural treatment for problems affecting the mechanics of the body. Learn more
Contact us

Contact us

Contact us today to have a chat and book your appointment. You can reach us by phone, text, email or our address. Learn more
Matthew Tant


Matthew Tant qualified from the British School of Osteopathy (now the University College of Osteopathy) in 1990 and, after a year travelling, started the practice in Harpenden.

From 1992 to 2004, Matthew also worked as a tutor at The British School of Osteopathy, teaching student osteopaths in the outpatients clinic.

Matthew grew up in Peter’s Green, near Harpenden, and went to school in St Alban’s. He has lived in Harpenden since 1995.


At Harpenden Osteopaths we offer a range of services

Initial osteopathic consultation, treatment and osteopathy

We want to find out your problems and goals, then get you started with initial treatment to see what works for you.

Follow up osteopathic treatment

Follow up to continue treatment and exercise plan and adapt where necessary.

Shockwave therapy

Shockwave therapy is a great option if you want fast, reliable results. It has a huge array of benefits and may work better for you. Find out more here.

Telephone or video consultation

We can have a telephone or video call with you where you can identify your problem area and we can discuss what options are available.

Our Practice

At Harpenden Osteopaths we want to make you feel at ease. Take a tour of our practice here and take a look at our gallery.