Graston and IASTT

Graston Technique®  and instrument assisted soft tissue therapy (IASTT) are innovative forms of soft tissue mobilization that allow clinicians to effectively break down scar tissue and facial restrictions. The technique utilizes specially designed stainless steel instruments to detect and treat areas exhibiting soft tissue fibrosis or chronic inflammation.

The benefits to the patient include:

  • Decreased overall time of treatment
  • Faster rehabilitation/recovery
  • Reduced need for anti-inflammatory medication
  • Resolution of chronic conditions thought to be permanent

Common conditions treated include:

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Ankle sprains
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Iliotibial Band (ITB) Syndrome
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome (PFPS)
  • Patellar Tendinitis
  • Rotator cuff injuries
  • Adhesive Capsulitis (Frozen Shoulder)
  • Neck pain
  • Back pain
  • Hip pain
  • Scar pain
  • Joint sprains
  • Tennis Elbow
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome