“I finished my physical therapy for plantar fasciitis today with (Physical Therapist) Erik Strahan. The protocol that he used was extremely effective in relieving the pain and discomfort. The ASTYM made all the difference in the world as far as speedy and complete recovery. ASTYM is extremely effective in my opinion. Let Dr. Erik know that I apprecia
    te all of his knowledge and hard work.” – Alvin Thomas III

In a continuing effort to offer patients state-of-the-art treatment options, CPT is now a Certified ASTYM Provider. ASTYM is a form of Physical Therapy in which specially designed instruments are used on top of the skin to locate and bring healing to dysfunctional soft tissue. At CPT, Erik Strahan, D.P.T has been trained and certified to use these one-of-a-kind ASTYM techniques. Whether he is targeting injured tendons, muscles, and other soft tissue structures, Strahan has found ASTYM to be an effective treatment for many patients with traditionally hard-to-treat ailments. Some of those conditions include:

  • Tennis & golfer’s elbow
  • Carpal tunnel syndrome
  • Plantar fasciitis/Foot pain
  • Chronic ankle sprains
  • Shin splints
  • Scar tissue that can interfere with recovery after surgery

Tara Sturgeon, PTA is ASTYM Certified.

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