Graston Technique® is a form of instrument-assisted soft tissue mobilization (IASTM) that enables clinicians to effectively reduce scar tissue and fascial restrictions to increase optimal range of motion. The non-invasive technique uses specially designed stainless steel instruments to help the clinician identify and treat areas exhibiting soft tissue fibrosis or chronic inflammation.See the discussions online about manual therapy. The Beginner Triathlete The Student Doctor Network Natural Sports Medicine

Graston technique shoulder treatment

An example of the Graston Technique using a Graston shoulder blade tool.

Why is scar tissue a problem? Scar tissue limits range of motion, and in many instances causes pain, which prevents the patient from functioning as he or she did before the injury. Is the treatment painful? It is common to experience minor discomfort during the procedure and some bruising afterwards. This is a normal response and part of the healing process. Graston Technique® offered at:

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