About James

James Graffenberg is a Soft-Tissue Injury Rehabilitation Specialist, Licensed Massage Therapist (LMT), and Certified Personal Trainer (CPT) who practices Active Isolated Stretching (AIS), Soft-Tissue Release (STR), Myofascial Release, Russian Neuromuscular Reeducation, Swedish Massage, Sports Massage, and Personal Training. He is a graduate of the Baltimore School of Massage and practices in Rockville, Maryland. He has studied extensively with Aaron Mattes, a registered kinesiotherapist, licensed massage therapist, and the developer of AIS:The Mattes Method. In addition, he has worked in Aaron’s Florida clinic and has assisted him with fourteen AIS workshops and one advanced AIS workshop. James’ work as a caring, dedicated, and expert AIS practitioner has earned him Aaron’s recognition as one of the top soft tissue rehabilitation specialists in the United States.

James specializes in the treatment of all muscular injuries and many neurological conditions and diseases, greatly reducing or eliminating pain, and increasing range of motion (flexibility). He has rehabilitated hundreds of injured patients ranging in age from 10 years to 90 years, and from all walks of life.