Osteopathic Manipulative Medicine
The pillars to OMM practice
- The body is a whole unit
- Structure and function are inter-related
- The body has an innate potential to heal itself, we must respect it!
As part of her rigorous training, Dr. Loomis learned to use her hands to diagnose and treat in a way that encourages the body’s natural healing processes. This form of treatment is called osteopathic manipulatice medicine (OMT). OMT and treat structural abnormalities, relieve joint restrictions, restore muscle balance, and optimize blood flow, lymphatics, and nerve functions throughout the body.
Dr. Loomis may combine the benefits of infrared laser therapy to areas of acute and chronic inflammation with OMT.
To assess if these therapies are beneficial for you, Dr. Loomis will perform a thorough physical examination and offer you complimentary laser treatment as well.
“I’ve had frozen shoulder for over a year and this treatment has made a huge difference in giving me more range of motion w/ less pain. I’m getting more out of physical therapy and want to avoid any shots or surgery.”
“i’ve been to chiropractors, acupuncturists, massage therapists and the OMM treatments are what i keep coming back to. I’ve been to Dr. Loomis every month for over 3 years because it’s the only thing that keeps my neck and headaches controlled.”