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What is Manual Therapy?

You may have experienced manual therapy in the past and may not have realized it: Modern manual therapy techniques are skilled hand movements and skilled passive movements of joints and soft tissue. The intended purpose of these techniques is to

  • Increase tissue elasticity
  • Improve range of motion
  • Mobilize soft tissue and joints
  • Reduce soft tissue pain, inflammation, or restriction.

Manual Therapy Techniques

Our physical therapists utilize the following proven manual therapy techniques:

  • Massage
  • Mobilization/manipulation
  • Manual traction
  • Lymphatic drainage
  • Passive range of motion

Manual Therapy Benefits

Our physical therapists will perform manual therapy techniques during your examination, diagnosis, and prognosis. Based on their findings they will use these techniques to:

  • Increase the ability to move
  • Enhance health, wellness, and fitness
  • Decrease edema, pain, spasm, or swelling
  • Enhance or maintain physical performance
  • Prevent or remediate impairment in body functions
  • Improve physical function

Schedule a Manual Therapy Treatment Today at Millwoods Physical Therapy Centre

At Millwoods Physical Therapy Centre, we want the best for all of our patients. Our therapists are fully trained in manual therapy techniques so that you can feel pain-free as quickly as possible. Book your appointment with Millwoods Physical Therapy Centre, contact us at   780-440-9003 or email us ptcentre7@gmail.com .

 

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