Therapists using the Maitland-Australian Approach intentionally—and gently—provoke the patient’s symptoms through passive mobilization, helping to alleviate pain, reduce inflammation, restore movement, and maximize function.
This manual therapy approach leverages mobilization with movement to treat patients experiencing musculoskeletal pain.
This type of therapy regenerates healthy soft tissues (e.g., muscles and tendons) and eliminates or reduces unwanted scar tissue that may be causing pain or restricting movement. Astym® is highly effective and often works in cases where other approaches have failed.
Dry needling is a technique physical therapists use (where allowed by state law) for the treatment of pain and movement impairments. The technique uses a “dry”needle, one without medication or injection, inserted through the skin into areas of the muscle.
Cupping therapy is an ancient form of alternative medicine in which a therapist puts special cups on your skin for a few minutes to create suction. People get it for many purposes, including to help with pain,
inflammation, blood flow, relaxation and well-being, and as a type of deep-tissue massage.
The essential components of an injury control program consist of identifying and analyzing an injury problem, selecting an appropriate intervention, implementing the intervention, and evaluating the outcomes. … To determine whether it prevents or reduces the severity of injuries.
Functional Movement Screens
The Functional Movement Screen (FMS) is a screening tool used toevaluate seven fundamental movement patterns in individuals with no current pain complaint or musculoskeletal injury.
The FMS is not intended to diagnose orthopedic problems but rather to demonstrate opportunities for improved movement in individuals.
Training / Fitness Wellness
A full, satisfied life usually includes a balance in all aspects of one’s life. In addition to nutrition and health, fitness & wellness coaches work with their clients to explore habits, environments and relationships that may be negatively contributing to their current state of health.