Therapeutic Massage: Therapeutic massage is a type of deep tissue massage used to increase circulation, relax muscle, break down scar tissue, and work out trigger points.
Instrument Assisted Soft Tissue Mobilization (IASTM): IASTM is a soft tissue manual therapy that uses a stainless steel tool to help eliminate scar tissue build up and muscle fascial restrictions.
Why offer massage at a chiropractor's office:
Many chiropractic patients find they have the greatest relief from pain and increased range of motion when they combine spinal manipulation with therapeutic massage. Joint dysfunction is often combined with soft tissue injury and vice versa.
What it treats:
• Neck pain
• Lower back pain
• Muscle spasm