Instrument-Assisted Soft Tissue Mobilization

Instrument-Assisted Soft Tissue Mobilization is a cutting-edge therapeutic approach designed to address soft tissue restrictions and promote healing. This technique involves the use of specialized tools, often made of stainless steel or other materials, to detect and treat areas of fascial or muscular dysfunction.

Conditions Treated with IASTM:
  • Chronic Pain: IASTM is effective in addressing chronic pain conditions, such as tendonitis, plantar fasciitis, and myofascial pain syndromes.
  • Injury Rehabilitation: It is commonly used in the rehabilitation of injuries, aiding in the recovery of soft tissues after strains, sprains, or surgeries.
  • Range of Motion Issues: IASTM can enhance joint mobility and flexibility, making it beneficial for individuals experiencing limited range of motion.
  • Sports Injuries: Athletes often turn to IASTM for quicker recovery from sports-related injuries and improved performance.
Benefits of Instrument-Assisted Soft Tissue Mobilization:
  • Precision and Specificity: IASTM allows chiropractors to precisely target and treat specific areas of soft tissue dysfunction.
  • Reduced Recovery Time: By breaking down scar tissue and adhesions, IASTM accelerates the healing process, potentially reducing recovery times.
  • Non-Invasive: IASTM provides a non-invasive alternative to traditional soft tissue therapies, with minimal discomfort for the patient.
Instrument assisted soft tissue mobilization