What is ASTYM?
ASTYM (A’-stim) stands for “a stimulation” of the body’s healing response, which results in the remodeling/resorption of scar tissue and the regeneration of degenerated tendons. The approach is a non-invasive therapy that works fast and consistently…no meds, no needles, no surgery.
The ASTYM process is specific and has proven effective through documented, consistent, desirable outcomes – results physicians and patients have come to expect and trust. Developed by a research team of physicians, physical therapists, and scientists, this protocol-driven system yields long-term results with short-term therapy, even when other treatments have failed. Only Astym-certified clinicians may perform the Astym treatment.
Can ASTYM help my condition?
The following are some of the many diagnoses that demonstrate excellent clinical results when
treated with the ASTYM system:
- Achilles tendinopathy
- Ankle sprain
- Carpal tunnel syndrome
- DeQuervain’s tenosynovitis
- Golfer’s elbow (medial epicondylosis)
- Groin sprain/strain
- Hamstring strain
- Impingement/tendinopathy of the rotator cuff
- IT band syndrome
- Joint contractures
- Jumper’s knee (patellar tendinopathy)
- Overuse injuries
- Pain or loss of motion following surgery or trauma
- Plantar fasciopathy/heel spurs
- Scar tissue/adhesions
- Shin splints
- Tennis elbow (lateral epicondylosis)
- Thumb/finger sprain
- Wrist sprain
Ask us if ASTYM may be a part of your physical therapy experience at Impact!
“Of all the physical therapy clinics I have been to; Impact has been the best! Kent hires the most qualified and kind staff from the front desk to the top therapists! Impact has been there for me and my family through my road to recovery and as a support system for us as we have gone through a lot of life’s challenges during the two years that I have been there. There is no other physical therapy clinic in Oregon that can even compete with Impact.”
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