Vasopneumatic Compression machines are designed to compress the enveloped area of the body. This form of treatment is common among physical therapy practices and has been proven effective in reducing swelling in the applied area. Vasopneumatic compression is used to reduce swelling and inflammation in the upper or lower extremities following surgery or other injury.
This form of therapy includes percussive massage therapy and trigger point therapy to treat muscle soreness and relieve pain. Percussion therapy involves a revolutionary handheld device that jolts target areas of the body with gentle pulses of pressure. This action softens muscle tissue in areas where we experience intense stiffness and build up.
The benefits of cupping include local pain relief and muscle relaxation. Cupping improves overall health by removing the energy blockages that TCM practitioners identify as barriers to the flow of healthy energy. For athletes, cupping may help increase blood flow to a particular muscle region or help reduce pain.
“Instrument Assisted Soft Tissue Mobilization,” is a manual therapy approach to musculoskeletal injuries using specifically designed tools. This was developed to assist in effective treatment of adhesions and scarring brought on by surgeries, injuries, and overuse of muscles.
EMS is a multi-functional electrical stimulation device intended to speed recovery, restore function, and manage chronic, acute or postoperative pain. It is a non-invasive drug-free alternative treatment option without harmful side effects.
Cold Compression therapy can help to lower the temperature in a certain part of the body while reducing both pain and swelling. By applying ice to an injury you can restrict blood flow to the specific area. This can result in slowing or stopping bleeding, reducing swelling and inflammation.