Experience the Graston Technique at Lake View Chiropractic in Chicago, IL

Lake View Chiropractic in Chicago is pleased to offer the Graston Technique, an innovative chiropractic method known for its effectiveness in treating soft tissue conditions. This advanced therapy involves the use of specialized instruments to gently massage and scrape the skin, promoting healing in the underlying tissues.

What is the Graston Technique?

The Graston Technique is a therapeutic method for diagnosing and treating disorders of the skeletal muscles and related connective tissue. The technique uses a set of stainless steel instruments with unique shapes to specifically detect and effectively treat areas exhibiting soft tissue fibrosis or chronic inflammation.

The Benefits of the Graston Technique

  • Enhanced Recovery: Accelerates the recovery process for soft tissue injuries.
  • Pain Reduction: Alleviates pain and discomfort from chronic conditions.
  • Increased Mobility: Improves range of motion and flexibility in affected areas.
  • Non-Invasive: Offers a non-invasive alternative to traditional treatments.

Our Approach to the Graston Technique

Individualized Care: Each patient receives a personalized treatment plan tailored to their specific condition and recovery goals.

Expert Practitioners: Dr. Martin LaBuda is trained and certified in the Graston Technique, ensuring you receive skilled and effective treatment.

Comprehensive Treatment: We combine the Graston Technique with complementary therapies, such as physical exercises and rehabilitation, to promote overall well-being.

Q&A: Get to Know the Graston Technique

Q: How does the Graston Technique work?
A: By using specialized instruments, we can detect and treat scar tissue and restrictions that affect normal function.

Q: Is the Graston Technique painful?
A: Some patients may experience mild discomfort during treatment, but this is typically short-lived and a sign of the healing process.

Q: What conditions can the Graston Technique treat?
A: It’s effective for a wide range of conditions, including carpal tunnel syndrome, fibromyalgia, plantar fasciitis, and muscle strain.

Q: How many sessions are needed for effective treatment?
A: The number of sessions varies based on the individual’s condition and response to therapy. We’ll provide a customized treatment plan after your initial assessment.

Q: Who can benefit from the Graston Technique?
A: It’s suitable for anyone from athletes looking to enhance their performance to individuals recovering from injuries or dealing with chronic pain.

Begin Your Healing Journey Today

Discover how the Graston Technique can help you overcome pain, improve mobility, and enhance your overall health. Contact Lake View Chiropractic at (773) 296-2225 or book your appointment online to get started on your path to recovery.

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