Graston Technique® is an innovative, patented form of instrument-assisted soft tissue mobilization that enables clinicians to effectively break down scar tissue and fascial restrictions. The technique utilizes specially designed stainless steel instruments to specifically detect and effectively treat areas exhibiting soft tissue fibrosis or chronic inflammation.
Originally developed by athletes, Graston Technique® is an interdisciplinary treatment used by more than 18,000 clinicians worldwide — including physical and occupational therapists, hand therapists, chiropractors, and athletic trainers.
GT is utilized at some 1,960 outpatient facilities and 53 industrial sites, by more than 284 professionals and amateur sports organizations, and is part of the curriculum at 57 respected colleges and universities.
For the patient:
Decreases overall time of treatment
Fosters faster rehabilitation/recovery
Resolves chronic conditions thought to be permanent