In other words, your musculoskeletal system is your only home and your only vehicle for participating and taking action in this world.
For this reason, here at CMF, we do not take the importance of the functionality your body lightly. We are committed to helping you be at your best at work, sport, and daily life.
Bodily pain, injury, and dysfunction is part of life.
Sometimes it is caused by trauma such as a sports injury or auto accident, but more commonly, it is the daily wear and tear our bodies endure that sets off our protective mechanism. These mechanisms show up in the form of:
By assessing how you move, posture, stabilize, and produce “force” we can diagnose the problem and then provide you with physical solutions to overcome the root-cause(s) of your pain.
We place the highest value on our hands-on and active-care approach because of its ability to truly move the dial in a positive direction.
This decreases pain and facilitates the healing process, providing with you the best outcomes.
Slip and falls
Car accidents creating whiplash
It’s important to manage and treat acute pain quickly and appropriately both for the best outcomes and in order to keep it from becoming chronic.
Poor posture/Postural strain
Faulty movement patterns
Previous injury/trauma or infection
Unaddressed/Unresolved pain generators
Nerve pain (neurogenic pain)
Psychogenic pain (pain in the absence of injury or detectable tissue damage)
Its effects are both physical and emotional. Physically, it can restrict movement in the body and change movement patterns which causes further physical pain. Emotionally, it can create stress and anxiety, with feelings of hopelessness.
With both acute and chronic pain presentations, dysfunction will be present in the body.
This will further contribute to pain and present as:
However, addressing the physical dysfunctions that are present, creates the best outcomes, be it complete resolution or improved management.