physical therapy care
1609 N PRINCE ST
CLOVIS, NM 88101
304 S MAIN AVE, SUITE # 2
PORTALES, NM 88130
What is Graston?
Instrument assisted soft tissue mobilization utilized to break down scar tissue and fascia I adhesions Stainless steel instruments aid in recognition and treatment of adhesions and restrictions of soft tissue.
Promotes soft tissue healing
Decreases recovery time
Aids in recovery of chronic conditions
Increases blood flow and cellular activity
Decreases scar tissue and adhesions
Post Operative Scarring
Soft Tissue Dysfunction
Treatable musculoskeletal condition
Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis
Rotator Cuff Tendinosis (shoulder pain)
Patellofemoral Disorders (knee pain)
Achilles Tendinosis (ankle pain)
Holtz BJ, Davey K, Engleman N, Kaeser C, Wood-Vossmer K, Bayliss AJ, Loghmani MT.
A Conservative Manual Therapy Approach Using Instrument-Assisted Soft Tissue Mobilization For The Treatment of Bilateral Plantar-Fasciitis: A Case Series.
Third International Fascia Research Congress, Vancouver (BC), 2012 Mar.
Schaefer JL, Sandrey MA. Effects of a 4-Week Dynamic-Balance-Training Program Supplemented With Graston Instrument-Assisted Mobilization for Chronic Ankle Instability.
J Sport Rehabil. 2012, 21(4): 313-326.