Myofascial Release

Myofascial release (soft tissue mobilization) is an effective technique to promote healing of certain type of acute and chronic musculoskeletal injuries. Myofascial release is a specific treatment focused to region of injury allowing for an improvement in blood flow, release of histamine through stimulation of mast cells, promote collagen synthesis, and increase the viscoelasticity and pliability of soft tissue structures. When performed correctly Myofascial release is extremely effective at reducing pain, improving range of motion and shortening the recovery time.

Common conditions which respond well to Myofascial Release:

  • Back Pain
  • Birth Injuries
  • Bulging Disc
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cerebral Palsy
  • Cervical and Lumbar Injuries
  • Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
  • Chronic Pain
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Emotional Trauma
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Frozen Shoulder (Adhesive Capsulitis)
  • Herniated Disc
  • Headaches or Migraine
  • Menstrual Problems
  • Myofascial Pain Syndrome
  • Neck Pain
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Pelvic Pain
  • Plantar Fascitis
  • Pudendal Nerve Entrapment
  • Scars (hypertrophic, hypersensitive, painful, burn scars, mastectomy scars)
  • Sciatica
  • Scoliosis
  • Shin Splints
  • Tennis Elbow
  • Tinnitus (Ringing of the ears)
  • TMJ Syndrome
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Whiplash
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