Active Release Techniques (ART) Therapy at Manhattan Wellness GroupWe treat all conditions related to Spine Health, Back Pain, Neck Pain, and other joint pain
What is Active Release Techniques (ART)?
ART is a massage technique that is used to treat the muscles, tendons, ligaments, nerves, and fascia, which can successfully resolve over 90% of patients’ symptoms. It is important to consider ART when experiencing symptoms such as pain, numbness and weakness from muscle over-use. Muscle over-use can result to microtrauma as well as hypoxia. As soon as muscles are over worked, it can cause tears, collisions or pulls. Once dense scar tissue is produced, it disables other tissues to move freely. This build up can affect the nerves, and it can form tendonitis.
An ART session takes 1 hour, and within that time frame it is used for both treatment and examination. Manhattan Wellness Group has the best, and most qualified massage therapists who can easily determine certain pain, weakness, or numbness by examining the tightness, or flexibility of certain muscles, tendons, fascia, ligaments, and nerves.
During the treatment process, there are over 550 moves used in order to identify certain complications and abnormalities. This process includes a combination of tension directed to abnormal tissues and an examination of movements as a way to determine the problem, and correcting it accordingly.
Common Symptoms from Muscle Over-use
Types of Conditions ART Treats
Pain Medical Injection Treatment at Manhattan Wellness GroupWe treat all conditions related to Spine Health, Back Pain, Neck Pain, and other joint pain
Why Choose Manhattan Wellness Group For Your Pain Relief & Wellness Needs?
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Wellness at Manhattan Wellness GroupWe work with patients to help them achieve their optimal health goals
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With four locations in Manhattan and one in Brooklyn, we cover the entire NYC area. Call now to book an appointment to see our team!
Mon.-Fri. 10am - 8pm
Closed Sat. & Sun.New York, NY 10022
(Corner of Lexington & 54th St.)(212)335-0447
New York, NY 11201
(Corner of Hicks and Clark St.)Mon. Wed. Fri. 10am-8pm Tue 1pm-8pmSat. 10am-5pm, Closed Thurs. Sun. (718)596-2448