Mobilisations can be used on the spine and the peripheral joints. This type of treatment is used to decrease pain and stiffness by ensuring the joints are gliding correctly. Mobilisations are a very useful tool used in conjunction with other treatment modalities and rehabilitation.
Time and time again, we hear people say their joint is “out of line”. It is important to question why this has occurred, whether it be from a muscular imbalance or a structural problem. Short term relief may be experienced following mobilisations but to get lasting results, underlying issues need to be fixed. And this is exactly what we do!