Myofascial Pain Syndrome

 

Myofascial pain syndrome is a common cause of chronic pain, and arises from repetitive injuries to the myofascial system. 

Causes of Myofascial Pain Syndrome

Causes of myofascial pain syndrome include: 

  • Accidents
  • Trauma
  • Muscle Strain
  • Sports Injury
  • Surgery
  • Poor Posture
  • Poor Body Mechanics

 

Symptoms of Myofascial Pain Syndrome

Symptoms of myofascial pain syndrome include: 

  • Deep, aching muscular pain
  • Constant pain
  • Difficulty sleeping due to pain
  • General fatigue
  • Painful “knots” in muscles

 

How ASTR can Treat Myofascial Pain Syndrome

Advanced Soft Tissue Release (abbreviated as ASTR) is a new manual therapy specialty that is revolutionizing the way patients experience long-term pain relief. ASTR treats pain in a gentle, effective, and natural way by releasing scar tissue, trigger points, and fascia restriction. ASTR takes a holistic approach to address the root causes of pain, not just the symptoms. Many patients experience relief from pain after their first treatment! Learn how ASTR can help you or watch testimonial videos from patients who experienced pain relief through ASTR treatment.