Specific hands-on techniques used to restore joint and tissue mobility. These techniques are carried out after a detailed assessment to identify the causes of the symptoms and movement dysfunction. Joint mobilization, spinal manipulation, nerve glides, and myofascial management are a few examples of this effective treatment approach.
Specific, targeted manipulation of the soft tissues of the body to gain a therapeutic response by affecting the circulatory, muscular, connective tissue, lymphatic, immune and nervous systems. Massage therapy is beneficial in a variety of musculoskeletal disorders including neck pain, low back pain, muscle spasms, migraines headaches in addition to relieving stress and anxiety.
This specialized technique is used to release myofascial trigger points in hypertonic (spastic) muscles by inserting acupuncture needle momentarily in specific muscle Trigger Points. This technique provides an effective reduction of muscle spasm and relief of pain. Gunn Intramuscular Stimulation (GunnIMS) and Gokavi Transverse Techniques (GTT) are two well-known training in Dry Needling.
Vestibular Rehab is effective in treating BPPV (Benign Paroxysmal Positional Vertigo). This idiopathic dysfunction can cause severe vertigo/dizziness due to debris in the inner ear. This condition can be treated effectively through specific movement sequence such as the Epley Maneuver after a detailed assessment to identify which ear canal is involved. Other vestibular rehab exercises can be used to treat dizziness caused by unilateral vestibular loss, Meniere’s disease and concussion.
This time-tested and natural treatment method utilizes our body’s own natural system to encourage healing, reduce inflammation and decrease pain. Scientific studies have confirmed these beneficial effects through the production of chemicals such as endorphin and cortisol in addition to its effect on the fascia system to maximize movement.
Extracorporeal shockwave therapy (ESWT) uses acoustic pulses to help to improve tissue healing and reduce pain. It is particularly effective for treating calcified tendonitis by dissipating the calcification compared to cortisone injection, which only reduces inflammation without addressing the cause. ESWT can also be quite useful in treating chronic tendonitis in shoulder, elbow, hip, knee, ankle, and foot.
Our therapists have extensive training and experiences in treating athletic injuries. We utilize a combination of manual therapy, state-of-the-art modalities, specific exercises, taping, and education to allow the athletes to return to activities and sports safely and quickly.
The cutting edge laser system that speeds up healing, brings downs inflammation and reduces pain. Theralase is used by many professional athletes and sports team to achieve fast healing and earlier return to sports.