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New Adhesion Treatment

Almost 90% of the millions of people undergoing abdominal or pelvic surgery every year will suffer through painful internal scar tissue. But it looks like there's a new way to remove that scar tissue and bring welcome pain relief and it works for other types of pain also!

Physical Therapy for Infertility

FRESNO, Calif. -- 1.5-million women in the U.S. have problems with fertility, according to the latest data by the Centers for Disease Control. While many of them turn to surgery or in vitro fertilization, there is another option that doesn't require surgery or medication.

Can massage therapy treat infertility?

Research shows a healthy 30-year-old woman has only a 20 percent chance of getting pregnant in any given month, but when Pamela Soto turned 30, she never thought she would have a problem conceiving.


GAINESVILLE, Fla., July 18, 2023 /PRNewswire/ — Beloved singer and actress Lisa Marie Presley, Pope Francis and Brazil’s ex-president Bolsonaro all faced life-threatening problems when scar tissue closed their intestines. Famous or not, nobody can live for long when their bowel is obstructed by scars called adhesions. While bowel repair is the 2nd most common Emergency Room surgery in the U.S.A. (JAMA Surgery), post-surgical scars are the primary cause of new obstructions. Thus, any treatment that can decrease adhesive obstructions without surgery has the potential to save lives for thousands of people. - CLICK TITLE ABOVE TO READ MORE


GAINESVILLE, Fla. (WCJB) - Physical therapists at Clear Passage are using a unique non-invasive approach to treating endometriosis. A treatment session at Clear Passage, a physical therapy office in Gainesville looks like a massage. The treatment specializes in treating endometriosis adhesions by breaking them down with no medicine or surgery. The disease is caused when tissue that normally lines the uterus is found in other areas of the body. CEO Larry Wurn says the treatment takes about five days for most people at around two hours each session. - CLICK TITLE ABOVE TO READ MORE

Study: IVF Pregnancy Rates Soar after Massage

Gainesville, FL, July 09, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Researchers and physicians were surprised that IVF pregnancy rates increased three to five times the U.S. norm in women over 40 when they received an innovative physical therapy massage before in vitro fertilization (IVF). The treatment addresses mechanical and hormonal factors in ways that are not addressed by other methods, according to its developers.

Medical Massage Opens Fallopian Tubes in 143 Infertile Women; 80 Become Pregnant Naturally

GAINESVILLE, Fla., March 29, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Physical therapist Belinda Wurn was in debilitating pain due to adhesions that bound her pelvic organs like a straitjacket after surgery and radiation therapy. She was told by her doctors "Learn to live with the pain; surgery is the only thing that removes adhesions (internal scarring), but it causes more to form." At 33 and facing a life of constant pain, she and her husband Larry, a massage therapist began investigating ways to decrease adhesions naturally. Little did they know their findings would create families for hundreds of infertile couples and inspire medical research into non-surgical methods to replace major surgery.

1,000 Miracle Babies Born After Infertile Women Undergo 'Medical Massage' Treatment

Gainesville, FL, May 20, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Developed by a group of leading physicians and cited in several peer-reviewed studies, a pelvic massage developed at Clear Passage® physical therapy clinics has been shown to open blocked fallopian tubes without surgery, enabling infertile women to become pregnant naturally. Recently, Clear Passage reached a remarkable milestone: the 1,000th miracle baby was born after the mother received treatment for infertility.

Surprise Therapy Prevents Life-Threatening Emergencies

GAINESVILLE, Fla., April 19, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Bowel obstructions and adhesions (internal scars) cause two of the top five surgical emergencies in the U.S.A. An all-natural bodywork discovered by mistake is showing success preventing some of these surgeries according to researchers at several medical schools and Clear Passage Therapies, LLC.

Adhesions: Surgery’s Hidden Killer

Gainesville, FL, Sept. 17, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Adhesions, the internal scars that can form after surgery, have plagued doctors for centuries. Invisible to most diagnostic tests, these powerful internal bonds can act like glue in the body, causing pain, infertility and life-threatening bowel obstructions when they block intestines, preventing food from passing through the body. With costs surpassing six billion dollars a year, adhesion removal and bowel repair are two of the top five emergency surgeries performed in the U.S.A. each year.i

Local clinic improves lives for women with endometriosis

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – Clear Passage®, a pioneer in developing a unique “hands-on” physical therapy, has been helping women locally and worldwide to overcome pain and infertility due to endometriosis. The group is highlighting its revolutionary approach during March this year for Endometriosis Awareness Month. Remarkably, Clear Passage® therapists use just their hands to detach adhesions causing pelvic pain or infertility in patients suffering from endometriosis. No drugs or surgery are involved.

Life-Saving, Life-Giving New Therapy Could Disappear Due to Coronavirus

Gainesville, FL, May 06, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- An all-natural therapy shown to safely improve female fertility and defeat a common killer, life-threatening bowel obstructions, may become lost to humanity due to economics of the coronavirus.

Physical Therapy Techniques & Manual Manipulation for Fertility description

Welcome to another episode of Food, Freedom, and Fertility. Host Caitlin and Sophia chat with Larry Wurn the CEO of Clear Passage. Wurn with his wife Belinda, co-developed the Wurn Technique® and Clear Passage Approach®, a non-surgical treatment for pain, female infertility, bowel obstruction, and sexual dysfunction.

Study: A Medical Massage Reduced Life-Threatening Bowel Obstructions Significantly

Gainesville, FL, May 21, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Bowel obstructions are a highly dangerous health condition, but a recent medical massage breakthrough is now reducing, or eliminating, these health threats using a safe, nonsurgical, hands-on technique. Small bowel obstruction (SBO) has a 100% fatality rate when it stops food from passing through the body. Its repair is the second most frequent emergency room surgery in the U.S. and has the highest rate of complications (47%)¹. Because abdominal surgery is widely regarded as the primary cause of repeat obstructions, patients leave the hospital in fear of another life-threatening obstruction, caused by the last surgery. Thus, repeat obstructions are common.

TV 5 News Transcript

Almost 90% of the millions of people undergoing abdominal or pelvic surgery every year will suffer through painful internal scar tissue but it looks like there’s a new way to remove that scar tissue and bring welcome pain relief and it works for other types of pain as well. It’s taken 25 years to develop and perfect what they call the Wurn Technique but Larry and Melinda Wurn are convinced it’s been worth the wait. …”Pressure and stretching in different directions.”… It feels like a deep tissue massage but this type of manual therapy aims at finding and detaching internal scar tissue called adhesions that painfully wrap around abdominal or pelvic organs. …”What you’re doing with the manual physical therapy it’s with tension you’re separating these… “They’ll feel thicker and harder sometimes it feels like there’s a broccoli under the skin.”…”When they were breaking the adhesions I could actually feel the adhesions breaking so this was remarkable to me.”… Mark Thomas’s stomach is a roadmap of scars he’s had several surgeries to treat small bowel obstructions but after undergoing the Wurn Technique no more surgery and no more pain. …”Immediately I could walk better. Immediately I had more range of motion.”.. And this manual therapy isn’t limited to surgical-related pain just ask Elizabeth Busch. …”For me it was pain with intercourse it was a chronic deep right groin pain.”… Elizabeth under 20 hours of the Wurn’s manual therapy over the course of five days. …”By the time I left on Friday I felt that I was in a different body. It’s really amazing.”… In fact the Wurn’s say out of the first 23 patients they treated all but one patient reported a remarkable decrease in pain. The Wurn Technique costs between five and six thousand dollars and is covered by some insurance companies.

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