Scar Tissue Management

Scar tissue forms from all types of trauma to the body, and sometimes we don't even know it is happening until its too late.

Scar Tissue Management

Scar tissue forms from all types of trauma to the body, and sometimes we don't even know it is happening until its too late.

Scar tissue forms after an injury to our soft tissue structures (ligament, tendon, muscle or fascia) which could result from a tissue tear or after surgery.  The formation of scar tissue is a part of the normal healing process.  It begins to form within days after the injury but the scar tissue fibers are arranged in a disorganized pattern initially which will not transmit forces or stress to the tissue effectively and may be a source of pain and limit activity.  Surgical scars may adhere to the soft tissue structures underneath and limit mobility and be a source of pain. 

Scar tissue can be remodeled to align appropriately in the line of force or stress by stretching and stressing it with appropriate soft tissue mobilization techniques and exercise.  At Peak Sports and Spine Physical Therapy we offer a variety of soft tissue mobilization treatments and corrective exercise to help manage scar tissue remodeling, reduce pain and return you to your desired level of function.

Locations offered for Scar Tissue Management

Peak Sports & Spine Physical Therapy | Bellevue | WA

12501 Bel-Red Road
Bellevue, WA 98005
ph: (425) 450-9801
fax: (425) 450-9778

Peak Sports & Spine Physical Therapy | Factoria | WA

14100 SE 36 St
Factoria, WA 98006
ph: (425) 653-7100
fax: (425) 653-7109

Peak Sports & Spine Physical Therapy | Issaquah | WA

1445 NW Mall Street
Issaquah, WA 98027
ph: (425) 391-9211
fax: (425) 391-9545

Peak Sports & Spine Physical Therapy | Lake City | WA

3225 NE 125th St
Seattle, WA 98125
ph: (206) 417-1298
fax: (206) 417-1299

Peak Sports & Spine Physical Therapy | Renton | WA

451 Duvall Ave NE
Renton, WA 98059
ph: (425) 235-9505
fax: (425) 226-7334

Peak Sports & Spine Physical Therapy | Sammamish Plateau/Klahanie | WA

4550 Klahanie Drive SE
Issaquah, WA 98029
ph: (425) 391-2427
fax: (425) 392-4098

Peak Sports & Spine Physical Therapy | Snoqualmie Ridge | WA

7726 Center Blvd SE
Snoqualmie, WA 98065
ph: (425) 396-7778
fax: (425) 396-7097

I wanted to say THANK YOU to you and your staff for getting me back into running condition over the past several months.
David A. | North Bend, WA - Read More

Renton Chamber of Commerce Golf Tou...

It was a fun day sponsoring the range and playing in the Annual Renton Chamber of Commerce Golf...

Read more

Join Shoes N Feet and the Peak Fami...

Peak Sports and Spine is proud to co-sponsor the inaugural Paddy Coyne's GLOW 5K & Kids 1K Run.

Read more