The Professionals Choice in Bozeman
• Used to relax tight muscles
• Aids in a smooth adjustment & elite care
• Helps the nervous patient
• Used alongside other soft tissue methods
This tool is a practice favorite. Everyone that comes in the office requests the Vibracusser. This tool uses, you guessed it, a vibrating core that can vary it's speed and intensity. It's main purpose is to release spasms, loosen up tight muscles, increase blood flow, and break up adhesions. It works well in tandem with other soft tissue methods used at DeCou Sports Chiropractic to get you back to peak performance.
Active Release Method
Active Release Technique was developed and patented by Dr. Michael Leahy, D.C. Since Dr. Leahy is from Colorado he is often seen on the sidelines at Broncos games he has used this method to help all types of athletes. This technique utilizes the hands to identify dysfunctional tissue by pinning down and working through a very specific range of motion to add length to the muscle.
The A.R.T. practitioner can be credentialed in many different method areas, some are specific to areas on the body, one is specific to the IronMan races. All areas included a seminar and a test that must be passed in order to be credentialed. The treatment protocols involve over 500 specific moves that are unique to A.R.T.. There are many different courses that can be taken for the provider to be certified in a chosen speciality.
At DeCou Sports Chiropractic in Bozeman, Montana your doctor is a certified Full Body Active Release Technique provider. Dr. DeCou has had specialized knowledge of the Spine, Upper Extremity, Lower Extremity, Long Nerve Tract Entrapment and Short Tract Nerve Entrapment Active Release Technique methods.