I am seeing dramatic effects in my clinic using this new therapy. According to research, if a scar is left untreated, it may make other therapeutic interventions less effective or not last as long. Scar tissue is formed in order to heal and protect the body after trauma, whether it is from surgical operation or through an accident. It takes time to heal as collagen is laid down as part of the repair process.
Why is scar tissue important?
Why should you know about this work called MSTR? Where do you go to learn the technique? Why should you ask for it by name? It is a registered trademark of Alastair McLoughlin, the designer and creator of this modality. This technique is highly effective on scars that may be decades old.
Scar Tissue Release
Scars arise for many different reasons and can have a wide range of functional and emotional effects on the body. Scars can cause problems such as tenderness, pain, numbness and restriction, therefore working directly on and around the scar can help with:. MSTR has also been shown to be effective on the scar tissue resulting from traumatic injuries and muscle injuries. It can be effective for anyone who has scarring due to surgical procedures or injuries regardless of the age of the scar such as:. Caesarean Section. Any scar that is at least 8 weeks post- surgery and well healed can be treated except Mesh repairs.
As a Licensed Massage Therapist since and a Structural Integration Specialist utilizing Bowen Manual Therapy since , Nancy continually studies and researches the significance of scars and the importance of their effect within a Wholistic Functional Structural model. The intent of this technique, a soft tissue cross fiber manual therapy technique, is to stimulate the collagen matrix and fascial system , initiating the physiology of corrective mechanism potentials. Depending on the complexity of your scars , treatments. Most people feel resolution of their scar symptoms in 2 treatments. MSTR Providers worldwide are finding that once your scar symptoms resolve , symptoms do not return. Russell Schierling doctorschierling. WHY when we have a scar in one area of our body can we possibly have symptoms in another area? Maximum time after acquiring a scar: no time limit.