"Even after seeing numerous massage therapists, athletic trainers and PT's my chronic achilles injury grew worse. After working with Michael I ran pain free for the first time in many months. Employing a variety of methods was really key. As an NCAA Division I 10k and 5K runner I really recommend him".”
Active Release Techniques (A.R.T.) is a soft tissue treatment protocol
of over 500 treatment protocols,extensively used by many NFL and NBA teams.
It is especially effective in treating overuse conditions that cause pain
and restricted motion in muscles and other soft tissues.
Stecco Method Fascial Manipulation is currently considered
the newest,cutting edge, research based scientific manual therapy approach
and is being taught in the U.S. and over 40 countries around the world.
It is a system of evaluating and treating myofascial dysfunction throughout the body.
It has been shown to play a vital role in the synergy of muscle contractions and joint motion.
Sound Assisted Soft Tissue Mobilization (SASTM), created by David
Graston who developed the Graston Technique, detects and treats soft tissue
scar tissue and chronic inflammation. It is most effectively used
restoration of function and the reduction of pain.
Avant Low Level Laser Therapy used in combination with manual therapies
can significantly improve treatment outcomes.
It is the most technologically advanced Class 3 laser and was FDA cleared in 2013.
When reinforced by specifically designed stretching and corrective strengthening programs these methods represent the next generation approach to treating...
tears, pulls, and adhesions
accumulation of small tears (micro trauma)
insufficient oxygen circulation (hypoxia)
The skilled use of integrated myofascial therapies also relaxes contracted muscles, increases circulation and lymphatic drainage, and stimulates the stretch reflex of muscles and fascia.