Neuromuscular massage therapy uses a range of specialised techniques to improve muscle and joint health. Active release, myofascial release, muscle energy techniques and trigger point therapy are effective techniques to restore homeostasis in the body. Postural and movement analysis will often reveal where the problem lies because where the pain is felt is often not the site of the dysfunction.
The body is made up of hundreds of muscles which are controlled by the central governing system, the brain. Restriction in one part of the body will cause compensation above and below that restriction causing excess force on joints and adjoining structures. Many patients use neuromuscular therapy during rehab and prehab to improve mobility and restore movement function following an injury.
Neuromuscular therapy is very effective for the following complaints: