Patient Success Stories


Astym Therapy Success Stories From

Thousands Of Satisfied Patients

  • Astym Therapy: Secret to Success at Paley Institute We are all familiar with the many ways Astym therapy has helped a wide variety of orthopedic patients. But did you know that Astym therapy can also help children with neurologic and/or orthopedic conditions? The Paley Orthopedic......

  • After heel spur removal and Achilles tendon repair, I was extremely fearful at the thought of PT, as my incision was so painful, I could not even tolerate pressure from my CAM boot. I couldn’t imagine the thought of someone touching the incision or Achilles......

  • I had bilateral mastectomy and radiation.  To help me recover quicker, I tried regular occupational therapy at the hospital, but I was still in a lot of pain after that… Then, I learned about a physical therapist named Mary Rachford who’s certified in Astym treatment.......

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  • Oh boy! I’m a mommy of 4, so… to say my body has been through a lot would be an understatement! I’ve been getting Astym therapy on my lower back for a few months now, and it’s made a world of a difference. I look......

  • When I was 15, I was in a car accident, and I had whiplash. Shortly after, I developed tendinitis in my thumbs, making it difficult for me to take exams and do my homework. I had physical therapy on my thumbs and injection shots to......

  • I have wanted to run a marathon ever since I can remember. I’ve had 7 children in the past 15 years. My oldest is 15 and a half and my baby is now 20 months old. In between their pregnancies, births, and breastfeeding, I tried......

  • Repetitive abuse and neglect had taken its toll on my left calf. As an ultrarunner I push the envelope of extremes. I had to take a break from running When I me Sae, my PT, and he explained the Astym procedure, I was hopeful it would provide relief and get me back to running. I looked up the literature online and it had evidence to back it up. Following treatment, I was able to resume long distance running without the calf pain I had previously struggled with....

  • After driving back to Wyoming from Nebraska my lower back was starting to kill me. At one point it was so bad that my back would lock up and put me on the ground... I went to Momentum Physical Therapy and on my first they had me do stretches and an ASTYM treatment.... after the second treatment 2 days later I could get up out of bed and out of my office chair with little to no pain. ASTYM is amazing and I can’t wait to get on the golf course once the weather gets better. I can do things again that I wouldn’t do in fear of hurting my back. Knowing that I can go get a ASTYM if it starts hurting again is truly peace of mind....

  • I broke my tibia and fibula in my right leg. I did not receive proper physical therapy after my injury and was in a wheelchair for several months. I finally made it to SERC in Liberty, Missouri and began receiving the treatment that I needed.......

Information For Patients:

How To Get Rid Of Pain

Astym treatment is regenerative soft tissue therapy that rebuilds and heals the soft tissues of the body. By eliminating pain and restoring movement, Astym therapy helps countless people each day. Ready to see if Astym therapy is right for you? Schedule an appointment with an Astym Certified provider today.

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