Dr. Tate uses a combination of gentle, manual and instrument assisted adjustment techniques along with pelvic blocking to correct leg length discrepancies and pelvic distortions. He is also proficient in Diversified, Sacro Occiptial Technique (pelvic blocking), and Thompson adjustment techniques.
Soft Tissue/Myofascial Release Therapy
For soft tissue injuries and restrictions, he is skilled in myofascial release therapy, which is a safe and very effective hands-on technique that involves applying gentle sustained pressure into the Myofascial connective tissue restrictions to eliminate pain and restore motion.
IASTM Instrument Assisted Soft Tissue Mobilization
To reduce pain levels and increase mobility in patients with musculoskeletal injuries and to break down the scar tissue and fascia restrictions stimulating the healing response and allowing for a faster and more functional recovery.
PT and Rehabilitation
Helping patients to regain their strength and balance, prevent falls, increase range of motion, and decrease pain. Through therapeutic exercise programs, patients can increase their strength, muscle function, coordination, endurance, and mobility. This is especially important after an injury.
Continuous Passive Motion Flexion Distraction Table
Applying therapeutic motion assisted stretches provides a relaxing stretch and incorporates intervertebral traction to the spinal joints prior to receiving an adjustment.