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Adults: EDS / Hypermobility

The role of the physical therapist and health coach is very important in patients with hypermobility. Focus on ogoing treatment will be to provide:

  • Patient education! Patient Education! Patient Education!

  • Execution of Muldowney Protocol® (when appropriate)

  • Core stabilization

  • Relief from headaches/migraines

  • Postural re-training

  • Endurance/aerobic conditioning withini the limits of EDS

  • Increase in resting muscle tone

  • Techniquest to assist with energy conservation

  • Resources, measurement and fitting for bracing/splinting

  • Resources for pain relief

  • Anxiety management techniques: Biofeedback, mindufulness and guided imagery

  • Consultation and fitting for orthotic support

  • Guidance for conservative management of POTS/MCAS

  • Support and connection with other patients with hypermobility disorders

infants

youth