Rehabilitation is vital for the prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of many disorders – particularly related to the nerves, muscles, tendons, bones and brain. Often, without rehabilitation interventions results may be limited producing temporary relief.
Dry Needling involves the insertion of thin filament needles (acupuncture needles) into myofascial trigger points to alleviate pain and discomfort in the musculoskeletal system. This technique is extremely effective for myofascial pain syndromes and many other chronic pain issues.
The innovative Graston instruments effectively break down scar tissue and fascial restrictions. The technique utilizes specially designed stainless steel instruments to specifically detect and effectively treat areas exhibiting soft tissue fibrosis or chronic inflammation.
F.I.T. Muscle & Joint Clinic is one of the only clinics in Kansas City who provide KT tape, Kinesio Tape, and Rocktape services. KT Taping gives support and stability to your joints and muscles without affecting circulation and range of motion.
Young athletes can easily be screened for potential signs of health problems and/or injury risks. We want your young athletes to be safe and perform at the top of his or her game! Get your sports physicals done at either F.I.T. Muscle & Joint Clinic location!
Our mission is to help our patients maximize their health, as well as their performance. Our clinics and staff are set up to focus on reducing/eliminating pain and improving function and performance with the least invasive interventions possible.
F.I.T. Muscle & Joint Clinic is an evidence-based, patient centered practice. Our mission is to empower our patients to maximize their health, power, and performance. We utilize a “Functional Integrative Triage” (F.I.T.) approach to patient care. The F.I.T. approach targets the most significant biomechanical dysfunctions, resulting in the most profound improvements. We focus on eliminating pain, improving function and performance with the most cutting edge manual therapy techniques and rehabilitative exercises.
F.I.T. has a true passion for helping patients reach their goals, from the ability to carry groceries pain free, to being an elite level athlete. The F.I.T. approach utilizes progressive diagnostic assessments and individualized treatments. Our greatest reward is returning patients to their active, pain free lifestyles in the shortest timeframe possible.
At F.I.T. Muscle & Joint Clinic, patients benefit from chiropractic manipulation (adjustments), soft-tissue techniques (A.R.T., Graston, Post Isometric Relaxation), Kinesio Taping, dry needling, nutritional advice, therapeutic rehabilitation, and dynamic neuromuscular stabilization.
We have a chiropractic clinic in Shawnee and another in Overland Park, Kansas that are both easily accessible by highway. Our services are often covered by your health insurance. We are in-network with and accept Blue Cross Blue Shield, Aetna, and United Healthcare!