An insight into Tool Assisted Massage – New course 24th January 2015, Exmouth

Massage ToolIASTM or Instrument Assisted Soft Tissue Mobilisation heritage goes back thousands of years in Chinese medicine. Its modern form originates from the USA in the 1990’s where it was used as a method of delivering soft tissue treatment to scar tissue and other adhesions in the body.

The technique involves utilising a tool to stimulate the neuromuscular system and give fast and efficient pain relief and improve movement covering the entire body. Usually made of steel and some of plastic, the popularity with therapists as a method is a growing trend, to save hands, whilst not compromising on the feel of the tissues and achieving enhanced results.

The results are both mechanical and neurophysiological, backed with evidence-based research. Interested? Call us for more information...