Active Release Technique

Active release technique for the supraspinatus muscle, one of the rotator cuff muscles.

Active release technique for the supraspinatus muscle, one of the rotator cuff muscles.

 

Active Release Techniques Soft Tissue treatment (ART) is a hands on therapy that treats adhesions throughout the body.

Adhesions in the soft tissue (muscles, ligaments, tendons, fascia) can cause the motion of muscles or joints to be altered. This can cause many different symptoms including:
- Pain
- Weakness
- Decreased range of motion
- Tingling
- Numbness

Dr. Scott Heppe is full body certified in this technique and has found it helpful for headaches, hip pain, low back pain, and shoulder tension.

 
Active Release Technique of the rhomboid muscle. this muscle is between the shoulder blades and causes pain with computer work.

Active Release Technique of the rhomboid muscle. this muscle is between the shoulder blades and causes pain with computer work.