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Richard Preneta, PT Completes 14-Hour Training Course in Instrument-Assisted Soft Tissue Mobilization
Graston Technique Treats Scars, Adhesions and Muscle Injuries
Richard Preneta, PT of Preneta Physical Therapy in Fairfield, CT recently completed Graston Technique® Module 2 Advanced Training and continues to treat patients using the Graston Technique with very good results at Preneta Physical Therapy.
The advanced training program includes lecture and laboratory applications of the Technique in the diagnosis, treatment and rehabilitation of soft-tissue injuries of the upper and lower extremities as well as the spine. The course incorporates the use of weight, resistance and motion in treatment.
The instrument-assisted soft tissue treatment brings pain relief and improved function to patients who have been injured during their activities.
More than 16,000 leading healthcare providers, some 1,650 outpatient facilities and more than 250 professional and amateur sports organizations worldwide offer not only the original, but the finest instrument-assisted soft tissue technology available. Trainers and clinicians at these organizations are treating elite athletes, patients and employees every day to get them injury free to function at the highest level.
The Technique provides patients with a new option in the treatment of musculoskeletal complaints. For further information, contact Shaleighne Preneta at (203) 259-7177.
Preneta Physical Therapy
2119 Post Road
Fairfield, CT 06824
The Graston Technique® instruments, while enhancing the clinician's ability to detect fascial adhesions and restrictions, have been clinically proven to achieve quicker and better outcomes in treating both acute and chronic conditions, including:
- Achilles Tendinitis/osis (ankle pain)
- Carpal Tunnel Syndrome (wrist pain)
- Cervical Sprain/Strain (neck pain)
- Lateral Epicondylitis/osis (tennis elbow)
- Lumbar Sprain/Strain (back pain)
- Medial Epicondylitis/osis (golfer's elbow)
- Patellofemoral Disorders (knee pain)
- Plantar Fasciitis/osis (foot pain)
- Rotator Cuff Tendinitis/osis (shoulder pain)
- Scar Tissue
- Shin Splints
- Trigger Finger
- Women’s Health (post-mastectomy and Caesarean scarring)