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Manual Therapy

What Is Manual Therapy

Manual therapy is a physical treatment performed on the patient manually by the therapists hands or through the use of other tools to “manipulate” the soft tissue and joints of the patients body in an attempt to reduce pain and other dysfunctions.

Manual therapy is also helpful in improving the range of motion of soft tissues and joints thereby altering function, posture, and movement.

Different Types of Manual Therapy We Perform:

  • Soft Tissue Mobilization
  • Myofascial Release
  • Myofascial Trigger Points
  • IASM/ASYTM Therapy
  • Active Release Technique
  • Trigger Point Therapy
  • IPA Approach
  • Maitland
  • Manipulation (HVLA)
  • Joint Mobilizations
  • Passive Range of Motion
  • Muscle Energy Techniques
  • Instrument Assisted Soft Tissue Mobilization
  • Strain/Counter Strain

Manual Physical Therapy Treatment

Our team of knowledgeable Physical Therapists knows that using manual physical therapy to provide relief from restrictive physical pain and conditions requires a multifaceted approach. We use a variety of manual therapy techniques as well as strength, mobility, posture, overall health and education to help you reclaim your freedom through manipulative therapy.

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For more specific advice, tips, and exercises, check out our Articles and Instagram page. To schedule a manual therapy session for your pain or injury with one of our physical therapists in Chicago, IL you can call (312) 374 – 5399 or schedule an appointment online.

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