Dr. Vanina uses this very effective treatment to help in breaking down scar tissue and restrictions within the soft tissues which may have developed because of trauma, surgery, immobilization, repeated strain or other mechanisms.
Dr. Vanina may use this technique in conjunction with other therapies to help return you to a full functional ability so that restoration to may occur.
In 1994, Soft Tissue Mobilization was created and used by the Graston Technique® (GT) creating the world of (IASTM). Using these type of techniques allows the clinicians to effectively address scar tissue and fascial restrictions that will help maintain and at times restore optimal range of motion in the injured area. IASTM can be used for multiple conditions in the body. Some of the common conditions that DR. Vanina uses this technique with are: Achilles Tendonitis, Carpal Tunnel, Adhesive Capsulitis, IT Band Syndrome, Lumbar Strain and Plantar Fasciitis. Dr. Vanina will utilize his clinical diagnostic skills to help you recover faster with proper treatment and the right Soft Tissue treatments that you may need.