Active Release Technique or ART is a state of the art soft tissue treatment technique that is used by manual therapists to treat issues involving muscles, tendons, ligaments, fascia and nerves. This technique may be used to treat conditions such as headaches, carpal tunnel syndrome, back pain, sprains and strains, shin splints, sciatica, shoulder pain, etc. It is a hands on, active approach used worldwide by many clinicians and is also very popular in the sports medicine world. Dr. Bradford is the only certified ART provider in Sault Ste. Marie and surrounding areas. Certified ART practitioners must attend a course annually to renew their certification and to officially be classified as an ART provider. To find out more about this technique and to search for certified providers, please visit www.activerelease.com or give us a call at 705-575-6131.