Manual therapy

IASTM & Physical Therapy: An Innovative Treatment Option

By Katie Oakley, PTA, Aquacare Physical Therapy – Salisbury ASTM is a form of manual therapy known as instrument-assisted soft tissue mobilization. IASTM uses handheld instruments coupled with specialized forms of massage to help physical therapists identify areas of restrictions and break up scar tissue. When an injury occurs to soft tissue, scar tissue may […]

Written by on August 17, 2023

Suffering from Cervicogenic Headaches? Physical Therapy Can Help!

Suffering from Chronic or Recurrent Headaches? Physical Therapy can Help! What Are Chronic and Recurrent Headaches? Chronic or recurrent headaches can affect our ability to concentrate, sleep, be in a good mood, work, and enjoy recreational or social activities. Chronic headaches are ones that last for 3 months or more. Recurrent headaches are ones that […]

Written by on July 31, 2019