Move Muscle Therapy Techniques


Quick Facts

  • Active Isolated Stretching, developed by Aaron Mattes, is a unique injury therapy that combines compression, extension, MOVEment, and breath that gives me a valuable tool to provide clients with instant pain relief, in many cases with one treatment.
  • AIS therapy is used on Olympic Athletes at Olympic Training Centers and Professional athletes all over the world.
  • Active Isolated Stretching works, because it is a way of treating the injury, and the resiliant adhesions and scar tissue. When the Active Isolated Stretching is used on a regular basis, it not only prevents injuries, it helps to achieve faster recovery time.
  • AIS is used by an elite group of Massage Therapists around the world to help sufferers of acute and chronic soft tissue injuries.
  • With Active Isolated Stretching scar tissue is broken up, the muscle is lengthened, muscle memory is restored and relief from pain starts immediately.

About Active Isolated Stretching

At MOVE, we consider Active Isolated Stretching to be one of the most powerful and effective therapeutic techniques we offer. Using brief, isolated stretching methods, Active Isolated Stretching helps bolster flexibility and retain mobile gains. The AIS technique involves holding each stretch for only two seconds, allowing the body to repair itself while simultaneously preparing it for daily and/or athletic activity. This method of stretching is also known to work with the body’s natural physiological makeup to improve circulation and increase the elasticity of muscle joints and fascia. In addition to all of the inherent benefits, AIS also helps patients find relief from:

Active Isolated Stretching (AIS) Rates

  • 30-minute session: $55.00
  • 60-minute session: $85.00
  • 90-minute session: $125.00

* Cash and checks are the preferred payment method, however Visa/Master, Discover, and American Express Cards are also accepted. For questions concerning cancellations, please download our Cancellation Policy below.

Cancellation Policy

Click here to download or open a printable pdf version of the MOVE Cancellation Policy.

Therapists are not required to wait longer than 15 minutes for late arrivals who have not called ahead. If you are tardy for your appointment by 15 minutes or more and the therapist has not heard from you, the therapist has the right to leave the site or refuse service and consider you a no-show for your appointment. From there, no-show policies will apply.

* Unless ordered by a licensed physician or chiropractor, all services are subject to Ohio State Sales Tax.  (Ohio Revised Code Section 5739.01(B)(3)(r)