Fibromyalgia

Based on American College of Rheumatology (ACR), fibromyalgia affects 2-4% of the population; most commonly with women. Fibromyalgia is considered a chronic problem that causes pain all over the body. 

Fibromyalgia Risk Factors:

These are some of fibromyalgia risk factors

Fibromyalgia Symptoms:

Fibromyalgia patients may experience the following symptoms

  • Fatigue
  • Sleep problems
  • Widespread pain: painful tender points & trigger points
  • Tenderness to the touch; effecting muscles and joints
  • Problems with thinking or memory
  • Tension or Migraine headaches
  • Pelvic pain
  • Tempromandibular joint (TMJ) disorder
  • Anxiety or depression 
  • Morning stiffness
  • Irritable bowel

Treatment for Fibromylgia:

Most fibromylgia can experience relief with our treatment approach. Feel free to contact us to learn how we can help you. 

We use the following approaches to relieve fibromylgia pain:

  • ASTR® Tools: Our doctors use a variety of ASTR® tools to release scar tissue and myofascial restriction, which are very common with fibromylgia.
  • Release muscle trigger points and hypertonicity: it is very common with fibromylgia that the muscle to start spasming or tightening as a protective mechanism. Using the ASTR® maneuvers, patients can experience relief from muscle hypertonicity.
  • Special exercise program to improve daily activities and functioning.
  • Special instructions on how to manage symptoms and improve quality of life.
  • Cold Laser Therapy: We use cold laser in order to decrease soft tissue inflammation and speed up the healing process and .

Give us a call TODAY to learn how we can help you experience relief from fibromyalgia

  • Patient avoided hip surgery.

  • Patient avoided back surgery.

  • This newborn came in unable to move his neck from the side position. He suffered from torticollis, severe neck and back spasms. After just 1 ASTR treatment, he had complete range of motion.

  • Patient came in unable to move his neck from the side position. After 3 ASTR treatments, he regained full range of motion.

  • This young gymnast came in unable to do the splits. After just 1 ASTR treatment, she had full range of motion.

 

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