Special Treatments

Graston Technique®

Graston Technique ® is an evidence-based form of instrument assisted soft tissue mobilization that enables clinicians to effectively break down scar tissue and myofascial restrictions. This technique utilizes stainless steel instruments to specifically detect and effectively treat areas exhibiting soft tissue fibrosis or chronic inflammation. Graston can be used to treat these, and many more, conditions:

 

  • Plantar Fasciitis

  • ITB Syndrome

  • Frozen shoulder

  • Tennis/golfer's elbow

  • Repetitive motion/overuse  injuries

Dr. Gebhardt-Fitzgerald is certified in Graston.

Cold Laser Therapy

Cold Laser Therapy is a low-level intensity photonic energy used as a treatment modaliy. It is non-invasive and has been clinically proven to reduce pain by infusing the body's cells with energy, which results in reduced inflammatin, cell regeneration, and increased blood flow. A vast array of syndromes respond favorably to this therapy including: concussions, shingles, tendonitis, as well as typical chiropractic conditions.