What Does A Joint Mob Manipulation Do?
Watch this video to learn the science behind what a joint manipulation actually does! There is a ton of incorrect info and antiquated theories of what is occurring physiologically after a manipulation. Spoiler alert, we are not “adjusting” a joint position in space or “re-aligning” your bones. We are however increasing segmental mobility, increasing blood flow, and increasing the pain threshold for an analgesic response.
All EQPT physical therapists are skilled in orthopedic manual therapy and have achieved post-doctorate level training in spinal and peripheral joint mobilization and manipulation. Manual therapy has been proven in the literature to facilitate the rehab process, speed up recovery, reduce pain, and improve outcomes when compared to exercise along.
We follow clinical guidelines and utilize these skills when it is applicable to your specific condition. Each visit at Equilibrium is 1:1 in a private treatment room with a manual therapy hi/lo table, which allows for your skilled clinician to spend the necessary time with you to improve joint mobility and reduce pain with hands-on techniques.
Watch this video to learn the science behind what a joint manipulation actually does! Spoiler alert, we are not adjusting a joint position in space