Therapeutic Services Provided At

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At Vitalize Spine Care, Dr. Steven utilizes his background in soft tissue manual therapy, along with other therapeutic modalities to relieve your pain, which compliment his chiropractic adjustment skills.

  • Myofascial Release Technique (MRT)

    • This type of treatment is a “pin and stretch” technique which is utilized to manage muscular adhesions and restore the desired range of motion.

  • Fascial Stretch Therapy

    • Manual stretching technique which aims to lengthen tissue from deep within the joint.

  • Instrument assisted soft tissue mobilization (IASTM) – Graston Technique

    • Use of specially designed stainless-steel instruments with unique treatment edges and angles utilized to manage scar tissue and restore pain-free movement and function.

  • Kinesiology Tape/RockTape

    • Provides pain mitigation, decompression of superficial structures, and proprioceptive feedback to aid in maintaining proper movement patterns.

  • Electrical Muscle Stimulation

    • Decreases pain, reduces inflammation, maintains blood flow, and strengthens effected muscles. The electrical current is transmitted through electrodes which are placed directly on the surface of your skin.

Child Physiotherapy
  • Exercise Instruction/Prescription

    • Develop exercise programs which range from basic, stability improvements, to advanced strength and conditioning and power programs which are specific to the individual and/or sport.

  • Ice and/or Heat Therapy

    • Utilized to regulate inflammation, blood flow, and pain response.

  • Formal Patient Education

    • Enlighten patient regarding their current condition and recommend lifestyle modifications to remain pain-free, as well as improve overall quality of life.

  • Chiropractic Adjustment

    • Quick thrust in a controlled manner to a specific joint which increases and restores range of motion, positively effects tissue-tone, and enhances neurological function.

    • Dr. Steven utilizes Diversified and Thompson Drop-Table Techniques.