Instrument Assisted Soft Tissue Manipulation
An effective and efficient way to release soft tissue
For anyone suffering from limited mobility; pain when moving or motor control issues, Instrument Assisted Soft Tissue Manipulation may be the right course of action for you. Also an effective way of reducing scar tissue and dealing with muscle recruitment issues, this treatment promotes healing by creating inflammatory cells to absorb the excessive scar tissue that has been broken down, resulting in a remodeling of the damaged area. A treatment that uses a metal tool to help release soft tissue, Instrument Assisted Soft Tissue Manipulation is an ideal compliment to other modalities such as exercise prescription to speed up return to activity.
Great reasons to choose our Instrument Assisted Soft Tissue Manipulation
- Our therapists 'get' your problem, because they are highly skilled, qualified professionals who listen to your issues before identifying the best solution for you.
- We have therapists who are experts in this technique, which they use day in day out.
- Our therapists are part of a highly trained and specialist team so can refer you on for other treatments when necessary.
Typical conditions we treat
Here’s an idea of some of the conditions we’re most commonly asked to treat:
- ITB friction syndrome
- Knee pain
- Chronic muscle tension
- Headaches/migraines/TMJ and jaw pain
- Knee injuries
- Ankle injuries
The key to finding the right solution
If you are seeking an increased range of motion, improved muscle function, decreased pain or reduced scar tissue then Instrument Assisted Soft Tissue Manipulation is certainly worthy of consideration. A treatment that breaks down fascial restrictions using a small amount of localised trauma to increase blood flow, it facilitates faster healing through the creation of inflammatory cells that absorb the excessive scar tissue that has been broken down. The end result is a remodeling of the area.
Work with an Instrument Assisted Soft Tissue Manipulation specialist
You can read all about the personal journeys our therapists took to becoming Instrument Assisted Soft Tissue Manipulation specialists below. In a nutshell, our dedicated therapists are fully qualified and highly skilled in Instrument Assisted Soft Tissue Manipulation. They have the determination to understand your problem together with the experience and qualifications to find the right solution for your needs from their broad skills range.
The way we treat you
Instrument Assisted Soft Tissue Manipulation involves the use of a metal tool to release soft tissue as a way of treating fascial adhesions or restrictions. The manipulation causes scar tissue to be released efficiently and effectively. This treatment, when combined with other physiotherapy treatments is a great way to increase mobility, reduce pain during motion, address motor control issues, restrict scar tissue and address muscle recruitment issues.
Book your Appointment
If you’d like to find out more about our Instrument Assisted Soft Tissue Manipulation and how it can help you,just call us on 0131 556 1116 for Edinburgh or 0141 332 6000 for Glasgow, or use the form below.
Find out what will happen during your first visit and how much it costs. There’s no need to spend another day in pain; help is available, right here, right now.