Our practice specializes in treating severe pain conditions related to spine, tendons, muscles, facial pain, joint disease and headaches.
Our Treatment techniques are geared towards a self treatment aproach with patient active involvment as the predominant rule.Dr. Michael is an American trained osteopath with specialisation in pain management and rehabilitation.
His long year studies on applying new techiques such as low frequency ultra sound and low intensity laser technologies helped many patients avoiding the unpleasant prospect of surgery or injections. these techniques have proven scientifically , to be effective and helpfull in the strive of reducing pain.
Also by using Mechanical Diagnosis and Therapy, a philosophy of active patient involvement and education that is trusted and used by clinicians and patients all over the world for back, neck and extremity problems,many interventional procedures can be avoided.
SOFIA (the greek word for wisdom) is Dr. Michael's proprietary virtual reality system,specifically designed to rehabilitate the patient using customised protocols to suit each individual's needs. The motion of the patient can be monitored and reported to describe functional improvement of the patient’s range of motion, control of motion, and balance, during treatment.
The therapist can specify the range of motion, exercises, and, number of repetitions, resulting in:
All therapy sessions are tracked using a proprietary tool, utilising camera tracking technology which enables session reporting that can be used to track and compare patient progress.