Graston®—Tool Assisted Mobilization
Graston is an instrument assisted soft tissue mobilization technique originally developed for athletes, but now commonly used for the general public.The stainless steel instruments are specifically developed to assist clinicians in breaking down scar tissue and myofascial restrictions. This technique is very useful in areas of chronic inflammation or soft tissue fibrosis.
It is valuable in helping to decrease treatment time. Used with other therapies, including chiropractic adjustments, Graston has been very successful in treating the following: Carpal Tunnel Syndrome, Lateral/Medial Epicondylitis, Rotator Cuff Tendinitis, DeQuervain’s Syndrome, Non-Acute Bursitis, RSD, Achilles Tendinitis, Reduced ROM due to Scar Tissue, Neck/Back Pain, Plantar Fasciitis, Heel Pain, Scars, Myofascial Pain, IT Band Syndrome, Patellar Tendinitis, Acute and Chronic Sprains/Strains.