Active Release Technique (ART®) In Woodbridge, Vaughan, ON

Improve your mobility and reduce pain with our specialized Active Release Technique (ART®) treatments. Discover how our skilled therapists can help you achieve better health with ART® in Woodbridge.

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  • Accelerated recovery
  • Enhanced mobility
  • Reduced pain

Unleash Your Full Potential!

  • Accelerated recovery
  • Enhanced mobility
  • Reduced pain

What Is Active Release Technique (ART®)?

ART® is a patented, state-of-the-art soft tissue system and movement-based technique. It is used to treat problems with muscles, tendons, ligaments, fascia, and nerves. Many conditions can be resolved quickly and permanently with ART®.

Key Benefits of ART®:

  1. Reduces pain and discomfort
  2. Enhances performance and flexibility
  3. Helps prevent injuries
  4. Addresses and treats specific soft tissue issues

How Does Active Release Technique (ART®) Work?

ART® treatments involve a combination of examination and treatment. Our expert therapists from Woodbridge evaluate the texture, tightness, and movement of muscles, fascia, tendons, ligaments, and nerves.

  1. Examination: Our therapist conducts a physical assessment to understand the underlying issue and identify the affected areas.
  2. Treatment: Using precise and targeted manual pressure, the therapist manipulates and stretches the affected soft tissue, improving its function and reducing pain.
  3. Recovery and Maintenance: Clients are given individualized follow-up care, including exercises and lifestyle suggestions to maintain improvements and prevent future issues.

Common Conditions Treated with ART®

ART® is effective in treating a wide variety of soft tissue and nerve-related issues, including:

  • Lower back pain
  • Carpal tunnel syndrome
  • Shin splints
  • Shoulder pain
  • Sciatica
  • Plantar fasciitis
  • Knee problems
  • Tennis elbow

Techniques Used During ART® Treatments

Our therapists use a range of techniques to address the individual needs of each client receiving ART® treatments. These techniques may include:

  • Graston Technique®
  • Kinesiology Taping
  • Myofascial Release
  • Joint Mobilization

Who Can Benefit from ART®?

Active Release Technique (ART®) is suitable for people of all ages and activity levels. It is particularly beneficial for athletes, office workers, and individuals with chronic pain due to repetitive motion or poor posture.

Why Choose Full Function Rehab & Wellness for ART® In Woodbridge?

At Full Function Rehab & Wellness, we pride ourselves on providing individualized treatments and exceptional patient experience. Our ART® therapists are highly skilled and are committed to helping you achieve your health goals. With a focus on client education, we empower you to understand the importance of appropriate treatments and self-care.

Book your appointment online or call us at (905) 264-0442 to experience the benefits of Active Release Technique (ART®) at Full Function Rehab & Wellness in Woodbridge.

Get Answers to Your Questions about ART®

Reach out if you can’t find what you’re looking for.

During your initial appointment, our therapist will conduct a thorough assessment to identify specific issues and create a tailor-made treatment plan.

Typically, an ART® session lasts 15-30 minutes, depending on the severity and complexity of the issue.

You may experience some discomfort during the treatment, as soft tissue adhesions are released. However, our therapists always work within your comfort level.

The number of sessions required depends on the severity and nature of your issue. Some clients see improvements after just a few sessions, while others may require ongoing treatments to fully address their concerns.

Many insurance plans cover ART® treatments. Check with your insurance provider for more details.

Meet Our Team of Passionate Therapists


Vishal Patel

Registered Physiotherapist, Acupuncture, Concussion Rehab

Arzoo Patel

Registered Physiotherapist Pelvic Health Practitioner Pediatric Physiotherapy

Dennis Lee

Registered Massage Therapist, Lymphatic Drainage

Dr. Madeleine Miconi

Naturopathic Doctor, Traditional Chinese Acupuncture, IV Vitamin Therapy/ Injections


Living with pain can feel like an uphill battle, but ignoring it only leads to further complications. Neglecting treatment can result in:

  • Chronic pain and health issues
  • Limited mobility and independence
  • Lost income and workdays
  • Lowered quality of life

Experience the Difference at Full Function Rehab & Wellness Clinic

Direct Billed Insurance

We strive to provide comprehensive care that is accessible and convenient for our patients. Enjoy direct billing services with a large number of insurance providers, making it easier for you to access the care you need.

Full Function Rehab & Wellness

Open Hours

Monday: 9AM – 6PM

Tuesday to Thursday: 9AM-8PM

Friday: 9AM-5PM

Saturday: 9AM – 1PM

Sunday: Closed