What Is Myotherapy??
If you haven’t heard of the term Myotherapy, you may be wondering what exactly it is. Myotherapy is a special type of muscle/soft tissue therapy that is used to treat a wide range of muscular health issues such as muscle strains, ligament sprains, sports injuries, headaches and much more. In Myotherapy, many different types of techniques are used to eliminate the pain and dysfunction an individual may be experiencing.
Treatments Used In Myotherapy
Myotherapy utilizes a number of popular treatments to eliminate pain and dysfunction. Hands on massage, cold and heat therapy, tens machines, dry needling and rehabilitation exercises are a few common treatment modalities.
A Myotherapist will asses you condition through a detailed history, orthopaedic assessment and muscle assessment, and then based on their findings will determine from the above treatment modalities which best suits your condition. A lot of the time multiple treatment modalities are used to treat and rehabilitate an individual.
Myotherapy can be used during acute and chronic phases of injury, and can also be used as a form preventative or maintenance treatment.
Get Expert Help From Myotherapists
A Myotherapist is a certified professional who undergoes university training. Should you feel you are suffering from muscle pain or dysfunction a Myotherapy appointment would be an ideal place to start your journey to recovery.
If you have any question regarding Myotherapy, the treatments used in Myotherapy, or would like to chat with our Myotherapist regarding your personal condition, please give your Pascoe Vale clinic a call on 9345 2202.