Myofascial Release

Myofascial Release from Sheboygan Chiropractic Plus

One of our most popular options here at Sheboygan Chiropractic Plus is myofascial release. If you're dealing with chronic muscle tension or restricted range of motion, you may benefit from the application of myofascial release performed by our chiropractor, Dr.JordanTeunissen . To learn more about this unique type of treatment we provide here in Sheboygan, WI, read on.

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What Is Myofascial Release and What Is It for?

Inside our bodies are many different types of tissue.  One of these tissues, called fascia, is responsible for holding everything else in place. Unfortunately, sometimes fascia does its job too well, and ends up causing us pain along with restricting our mobility by binding our other tissues too tightly. When this happens, it's best to contact a chiropractor who provides myofascial release, like Dr.Teunissen, to restore your range of motion and relieve pain.

While chiropractors are mainly known for performing spinal and other manual adjustments, they have many more techniques available in their repertoire.  One such technique is myofascial release. Myofascial release treatments are not the same as massage, despite both procedures appearing to be similar.

How Is Myofascial Release Performed?

Myofascial release is done by hand.  A trained chiropractor will use her hands to gently stretch a person's fascia by pulling and pressing on a patient's skin.  This technique is performed without the use of any oils, creams, waxes, or other lubricants, as an essential aspect of myofascial release is friction. Without friction, a chiropractor cannot accurately gauge how much force to apply during treatment.

See Our Chiropractor in Sheboygan, WI, for Myofascial Release Treatment

Here at Sheboygan Chiropractic Plus in Sheboygan, we have a great deal of experience treating myofascial pain and mobility disturbances. Our chiropractor can treat your muscle pain and loss of mobility effectively with myofascial release treatment, which will greatly improve your quality of life. We can answer any questions you have about this treatment when you contact us for an appointment. Our business hours are set up to accommodate a wide range of different schedules. We will work with you to find a time in your busy life that you can come in and get top-notch myofascial treatment. Call us today for an appointment or contact us through our website. Dr.Teunissen or another member of our team will be happy to speak with you about this treatment and our available appointment times. Our number is 920-208-7000.