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Safety Is Our Priority – Learn more

At ChristianaCare, everything we do is For the Love of Health™, and that focus has guided our response throughout the COVID-19 pandemic. We have redesigned how we deliver care to keep our patients and caregivers safe, while providing the high-quality care that our community needs and deserves. This includes greatly expanded options for virtual care and telehealth visits, as well as guidelines that support social distancing, wearing masks, a clean environment and limited numbers of patients and visitors to ensure safety. Learn More

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Rehabilitation Services

Instrument Assisted Soft Tissue Mobilization

Originally developed by and for athletes, instrument assisted soft tissue mobilization uses stainless steel instruments with unique edges and angles to break down scar tissue and stretch connective tissue and muscle fibers to relieve acute and chronic pain. Now ChristianaCare’s physical and occupational therapists offer this proven technique to patients suffering from:

  • Achilles tendinitis
  • Caesarea scarring
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Fibromyalgia.
  • Lower back pain
  • Neck pain
  • Plantar Fascitis
  • Post masectomy
  • Rotator cuff tendinitis
  • Scar tissue build-up.
  • Shin splints.
  • Tennis or golfer’s elbow.
  • Trigger finger.