Consultant Osteopath

Sam Kankanamge Bsc (Hons) Osteo, DPO, Dip.Acu is a qualified Osteopath registered with the General Osteopathic Council. He has specialist postgraduate qualifications in Paediatric Cranial Osteopathy and Acupuncture. Founder of Breath of Life Clinic

Sam has over 20 years experience treating newborns to adults; assisting individuals and families in the UK and internationally. He uniquely combines western and eastern philosophy in his treatment methods. Treatment is designed individually for each patient based primarily on osteopathic, cranial osteopathic and acupuncture principles. Supported by his medical training he draws on his wealth of experience of wider fields of practice including: centuries-old ancient energetic healing, ayradic-yogic and chi-gong techniques. Together these help him to provide truly holistic treatments, the best possible care and result for you.

The Breath of Life Foundation is a UK registered charity which enables him to reach out to children who most need help in both the UK and Sri Lanka.

His vision is to provide and promote holistic health care from the Breath of Life Clinic in central London. Additionaly he also treats patients at his satelite clinics in the Hollywood Hills, Los Angeles and Columbo, Sri Lanka.
Sam is registered with BUPA, PPP and all major health insurances and has full professional indemnity insurance cover.

Sam initially studied acupuncture in Sri Lanka at the International Open University for complementary medicine in Colombo South General Hospital between 1988 and 1992, where he went on to run his own clinic and teach acupuncture. Sam furthered his academic studies by completing the undergraduate degree at the British School of Osteopathy in 1997. He then completed the post graduate diploma at the London Osteopathic Centre for Children and taught Msc level Paediatric Osteopathy at the BSO.

Sam has trained and worked with leading authorities in acupuncture and osteopathy across China, Sri Lanka, Australia, Europe and the United States.