Manual Therapy

Back Massage

Manual therapy is the practice of using skilled movements to have a positive effect on joints and soft tissue. Manual therapy can help increase your range of motion, reduce tension in your muscles/joints, reduce pain, swelling and inflammation.

Some manual therapy techniques your therapist may use to assist you in reaching your goals may include:

  • Soft tissue mobilization/release

  • Manipulation

  • Joint mobilization

  • Myofascial release

  • Stretching

  • Contact/relax

  • Muscle energy Techniques

  • Massage

  • Scar mobilization

  • Traction

Manual therapy techniques are tailored to your specific needs and your therapist will determine which manual therapy techniques you will benefit from the most following your initial evaluation.