ART: An Innovative Approach to Soft Tissue Injury

The doctors at Terrapin Care Center are skilled in Active Release Technique (ART), a patented treatment for soft tissue injuries. This is a patented, state-of-the-art treatment for injuries to muscles, tendons, ligaments, fascia, and nerves, created by Dr. P. Michael Leahy more than 30 years ago. He combined his expertise in engineering with chiropractic knowledge of anatomy and biomechanics to effectively treat soft tissue disorders.

Many athletes benefit from ART, but it can be used on anyone who can benefit from the techniques rehabilitative treatment. Since ART was first created, more than 10,000 ART providers have been trained in this method, treating more than 100 million people around the world.

We are proud to have Dr. Nicholas DiMichele on staff as a Certified Active Release Technique provider. He is a graduate of Salisbury University, where he received a Bachelor of Science in Exercise Science in 2008. He uses a diversified chiropractic technique, holding Basic Certification in Chiropractic Biophysics as well. In addition to being a Certified Active Release Technique provider, he is also a Certified Graston Technique provider and is certified in Dry Needling. His goal is to use these techniques to address musculoskeletal disorders including problems with fascia, muscles, tendons, ligaments, nerve entrapments, headaches, and back pain.

ART is just one approach we use to address pain management in Silver Spring MD. We pride ourselves on offering the latest techniques that make you feel better in both body and mind.

Learn More About ART at Terrapin Care Center

Find out why we are the leading local experts ART by calling (301) 220-1930. Terrapin Care Center is conveniently located at 9658 Baltimore Avenue, Ste 420, in College Park, MD, Monday , Tuesday , Wednesday and Friday from 8am to 6pm and Thursday 2pm – 6pm. Give us a call to learn more about what our pain specialists in Silver Spring MD can do when it comes to injuries to your muscles, tendons, ligaments, fascia, and nerves.