TREATMENTS

Treatments are tailored to your needs with a variety of techniques and, typically, multiple are used to assist towards achieving your goals.

Trigger Point Dry Needling

 

Skilled use of a thin filiform needle that is inserted into a muscle in order to release painful myofascial trigger points.  The release of a trigger point can improve movement and decrease pain.

Joint Mobilization

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Skilled passive motion of joints to decrease pain, increase range of motion, and improve soft tissue flexibility.

Soft Tissue Mobilization  

 

Manual technique that breaks adhesions of muscles, tendons, ligaments, and fascia in order to relax muscles, improve range of motion, and decrease pain.  This technique can be completed with various pressures and in different directions.

Taping

 

There are various types of tape, such as athletic and Rock Tape, and techniques that can be customized to assist with injuries.  Taping techniques can help with proper movement, provide support and stability, limit painful movement, and decrease swelling. 

 

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