Helping Patients Heal


Sweetwater Hospital Association specializes in helping patients at all levels return to their everyday activities with better function and less pain. If you’ve been suffering from a chronic injury that causes pain, there is new hope through the ASTYM system.ASTYM treatment, an innovative rehabilitation technique, addresses injuries at the root of the problem. Often effective when other treatments have failed, it has brought pain relief and improved performance to many who have suffered for years.Ask your doctor about ASTYM today.

helpingpatientsheal-story4-smallDiagnosis That Respond Well to the ASTYM System:

Post-surgical scarring Achilles tendinitis
Post-traumatic fibrosis Shin splints
Trigger finger Anterior knee pain
Carpal tunnel syndrome Patellar tendinitis
Lateral epicondylitis Hamstring strains
Medial epicondylitis IT band syndrome
De Quervain’s tenosynovitis Hip pain/trochanteric bursitis
Wrist sprains Most forms of chronic tendinopathies
Shoulder pain Soft tissue changes associated with degenerative arthritis
Chronic ankle prains


Susan Edington Atkins

Physical Therapist

Bachelor Of Science in Physical Therapy
University Of Tennessee, Chattanooga

ASTYM Certification

Performance Dynamics, Inc.

APTA Credentialed Clinical Instructor

The Advocate & Democrat Reader’s Choice Best Physical Therapist