Myotherapy

What is Myotherapy?

2016-11-02-23-05-21
Myotherapy
Myotherapy is the assessment, treatment and management of musculoskeletal conditions, which may cause muscular dysfunction and pain thus affecting movement and mobility. Myotherapists utilise a range of treatment techniques to restore and maintain the normal integrity of the soft tissue structures (muscles, tendons, ligaments and fascia).
Trigger points within muscles are an example of muscle dysfunction that can cause deep aching pain, local tenderness, referred pain limiting strength and flexibility. Utilising palpation skills Myotherapists can identify trigger points and deactivate them using various soft tissue manipulation techniques.
Muscular dysfunction can be caused by trauma, overload or misuse of muscles arising from occupational, sporting or recreational activities.
What conditions can a Myotherapist treat?
Myotherapists treat the cause as well as the symptoms of a wide range of conditions. Some examples of conditions commonly treated by Myotherapists are:
*Neck & back pain
*Headaches/Migraines
*Sciatica
*Chronic Overuse (RSI)
*Tennis/Golfers elbow
*Joint pain
*Numbness and tingling
*General tightness
*Carpal Tunnel
*Knee, hip & ankle pain
*Frozen shoulder
*Elbow & wrist pain

Techniques 

Soft tissue manipulation techniques, Trigger point therapy, dry needling, deep tissue massage, hot and cold therapies, passive/active muscle stretching, elector-mechanical stimulation and corrective or rehabilitative exercises.

Any question Do not be afraid to contact me

If you have any thees conditions book in for a Myotherapy session with Me
Call, email or contact on here.

IMG_20170603_230030Health fund Rebates are available for Myotherapy