Back,Shoulder,hip, knee, and ankle Rehab for various sports and other injuries
Electrical muscle stimulation (EMS), also known as neuromuscular electrical stimulation (NMES) or electromyostimulation, is the elicitation of muscle contraction using electric impulses. EMS has received increasing attention in the last few years, because it has the potential to serve as: a strength training tool for healthy subjects and athletes; a rehabilitation and preventive tool for partially or totally immobilized patients; a testing tool for evaluating the neural and/or muscular function in vivo; a post-exercise recovery tool for athletes.
Flexion Distraction involves the use of a specialized table that simultaneously distracts (stretches) and flexes the spine in a gentle cyclic motion. The chiropractor applies gentle pressure to specific areas of contact that is intended to relieve pain, as well as restore motion and realign the spine.
Graston Technique (GT) is a trademarked therapeutic method for diagnosing and treating disorders of the skeletal muscles and related connective tissue. The method employs a collection of six stainless steel tools of particular shape and size, which are used by practitioners to rub patients’ muscles in order to detect and resolve adhesions in the muscles and tendons. Practitioners must be licensed by the parent corporation (TherapyCare Resources Inc.) in order to use the Graston Technique trademark or the patented instruments.
Manual therapy is defined as a clinical approach utilizing skilled, specific hands-on techniques, including but not limited to Manipulation/mobilization, to diagnose and treat soft tissues and joint structures for the purpose of modulating pain.
The technique and methods of Massage Therapy focus is the elimination of myofascial pain syndrome caused by hyper irritable areas in muscles. Because these pain syndromes are often overlooked we have developed techniques for massage therapy to help patients find relief.
A drugless, non-surgical form of health care, prenatal chiropractic care is a safe method of treatment for expectant mothers. Tailored specifically for each pregnant woman, it is safe, gentle and effective.
Ultrasound is applied using a transducer or applicator that is in direct contact with the patient’s skin. Gel is used on all surfaces of the head to reduce friction and assist transmission of the ultrasonic waves. Therapeutic ultrasound in physical therapy is alternating compression and rarefaction of sound waves with a frequency