A combination of modalities (techniques) may be used whilst treating injuries with Myotherapy. These include;
Targets muscle tension or chronic pain by manipulating the soft tissues of the body for a specific therapeutic effect, rather than a general therapeutic effect. Combines techniques according to client needs.
Myofascial dry needling is a therapy that has been adapted from acupuncture in that it uses fine needles applied to the musculoskeletal system in order to deactivate myofascial trigger points.
Beneficial for arthritis, stiff muscles and deep tissue injuries. Therapeutic effects decrease joint stiffness, reducing pain, muscle spasms, inflammation, oedema and increases blood flow for better healing.
Manual therapy intervention, a type of passive movement of a skeletal joint. Usually aimed at a target joint with the aim of achieving a therapeutic effect.
Self-treatment technique that results in permanent re-lengthening of shortened, bound-down connective tissue and has the capacity to dramatically improve health and quality of life.
A treatment or treatments designed to facilitate the process of recovery from injury, illness, or disease to as normal a condition as possible.