STMI (GRATSON TECHNIQUE)
Our doctors are now using Graston Technique or STMI.This technique is successful in deep muscle therapy technique to treat all soft tissue conditions, whether they are chronic and post-surgical.The Graston technique offers many advantages such as:
·Decreases overall time of treatment
·Fosters faster rehabilitation/recovery
·Reduces need for anti-inflammatory medication
·Resolves chronic conditions thought to be permanent
Some common conditions treated with Graston/STMI technique include:
·Neck and low back tightness
·Other wrist, knee, hip, and foot soft tissue dyfunction
Ultrasound is a physiotherapy modality that emits high frequency or low frequency of sound waves to increase circulation in a specific area.
Interferential Current is used to reduce pain and/or block pain signals and promotes quicker healing.
Spinal Decompression Therapy: (This therapy is recieved only at the Salem Office)
Spinal Decompression Therapy enhances the body’s natural healing process by gently stretching the spine, relieving pressure from the discs, joints and muscular tissues. The gentle stretching and relaxing creates decompression, (decrease of pressure in the disc) which improves blood flow and nutrient intake to the injured areas allowing discs to heal from the inside out.
The Decompression Therapy allows our office to provide you with option of the latest state of the art therapies for treating low back and neck, sciatica, pinched nerves and bulging or degenerative disc diseases.