IASTM - Instrument Assisted Soft Tissue Mobilization

Instrument Assisted Soft Tissue Mobilization or Simply IASTM is a new range of tool which enables clinicians to efficiently locate and treat individuals diagnosed with soft tissue dysfunction.  IASTM is a is a procedure that is rapidly growing in popularity due to its effectiveness and efficiency while remaining non-invasive,with its own indications and limitations.

IASTM is performed with ergonomically designed instruments that detect and treat fascial restrictions, encourage rapid localization and effectively treat areas exhibiting soft tissue fibrosis, chronic inflammation, or degeneration. As in any Manual therapy treatment, supplementation with exercises and additional modalities e.g. joint mobilization designed to correct biomechanical deficiencies by addressing musculoskeletal strength and muscle imbalances throughout the entire kinetic chain should be used in conjunction with IASTM.

Haynes Physical Therapy

1115 Fort Worth Hwy Suite 1200 Weatherford, TX 76086

Main: 817-594-9200

Fax: 817-594-9202

For Life-Threatening Emergencies Call 911
  • Facebook Basic Black
  • Black YouTube Icon

© 2019 by Haynes Physical Therapy