Manual Osteopath ~ Muscular Therapist
Continuing Education Instructor
There is no separate fee for use of the Graston Instruments. Graston can be incorporated into any treatment.
Vickie E. Branch PLLC copyright 2015
PO Box 1731 19 Newport Road New London, NH 03257 603-369-8830 NH License #0306M
Graston Technique® is an evidence-based form of instrument-assisted soft tissue mobilization that enables clinicians to effectively address scar tissue and fascial restrictions through comprehensive training, resulting in improved patient outcomes.
The technique uses specially-designed stainless steel instruments, along with appropriate therapeutic exercise, to specifically detect and effectively treat areas exhibiting soft tissue fibrosis or chronic inflammation. The instruments also are used diagnostically to follow the kinetic chain, to locate and treat the cause of the symptom as well as the specific area of pain.
Originally developed by athletes, Graston Technique® is an interdisciplinary treatment used by more than 21,000 clinicians worldwide — including physical and occupational therapists, hand therapists, chiropractors, and athletic trainers.
GT is utilized at some 2,400 outpatient facilities and 66 industrial sites, by more than 360 professional and amateur sports organizations, and is part of the curriculum at more than 50 respected colleges and universities.
Graston Technique® is successful in effectively treating all soft tissue conditions, whether they are chronic or acute and post surgical. The Graston Technique® offers many advantages to the patient such as:
Vickie is an approved provider of the Graston Technique.