Intramuscular Stimulation

Intramuscular stimulation relieves pain and tension with needles inserted into the muscle. It is an effective treatment for many chronic pain issues.

Using IMS Therapy and Acupuncture to Treat Chronic Pain

These days at our St. Albert clinic, there are two frequently heard but little understood techniques growing in popularity for the treatment of chronic pain and myofascial pain: Intramuscular Stimulation (IMS) and Acupuncture. Although both originate from the field of Chinese Medicine and produce similar results, their approaches to mapping the body for treatment and pain management vary.