Manual Therapy

Manual Therapy is a Hands-On Approach to Pain Relief

At our clinics we specialize in providing high-quality manual therapy services to help our clients achieve optimal physical health and wellness. We believe this is an essential aspect of physical therapy, and are committed to offering the best possible care to our patients.

What is Manual Therapy?

Manual therapy is a specialized form of physical therapy that involves hands-on techniques to manipulate the soft tissues and joints of the body. The goal is to improve mobility, reduce pain, and also promote healing. Our experienced and skilled physical therapists use a variety of techniques to help our patients achieve their goals. These techniques including joint mobilization, soft tissue mobilization, myofascial release, and more.

Overall our manual therapy services are designed to help individuals of all ages and physical abilities, from athletes recovering from sports injuries to elderly patients dealing with chronic pain. We take a personalized approach to each patient’s treatment, tailoring our techniques to meet their unique needs and goals.

Manual Therapy Techniques

  • Joint mobilization: Applies pressure to a joint to improve its mobility. Benefits patients with golfer’s elbow, tendinitis, also other joint issues

  • Soft tissue mobilization: Stretches and applies pressure to muscles and ligaments to relieve tension, reduce inflammation, and also improve flexibility

  • Strain-counterstrain therapy: Holds the body in comfortable and natural positions to relieve muscle tension gently

  • Myofascial release: Manipulates the fascia to restore pliability, alleviate pressure on joints and muscles, and treat chronic pain

  • Instrument-assisted soft tissue mobilization (IASTM): Uses contoured tools to mobilize muscles and joints for extra leverage in applying pressure

Benefits of Manual Therapy

Manual therapy offers numerous benefits for patients seeking relief from pain, injury, or chronic conditions, including:

  • Improved joint mobility and range of motion
  • Reduced pain and inflammation
  • Enhanced circulation and lymphatic flow
  • Improved muscle function and flexibility
  • Decreased muscle tension and spasms
  • Increased relaxation and stress reduction
  • Improved posture and alignment

We work closely with each patient to develop a personalized treatment plan that incorporates manual therapy techniques, as well as other forms of physical therapy and exercise. Our goal is to help our patients achieve optimal physical health and wellness, so they can live their best possible lives. Contact us today to schedule an appointment and experience the benefits for yourself.

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