What is Therapeutic (Treatment) Massage?
Therapeutic massage (or treatment or medical massage) is a term that covers a variety of techniques because it addresses a variety of musculoskeletal pathologies.
Massage is very beneficial in promoting healing after an injury or surgery and can be an effective part of the rehabilitation process. It can also help reduce chronic stress and aid in the management of pain.
Our massage therapists are well trained in contraindications and cautions of massage related to medical treatments. Your safety, wellness and comfort is our primary goal.
The Massage Itself
The exact techniques employed during a therapeutic massage session vary widely based on the specific condition being addressed. We encourage you to contact us to discuss your condition and treatment goals so that we can work with you to develop the best treatment plan for you.
Benefits of Therapeutic Massage
If you have been injured by an accident at work or in a car you may benefit greatly from massage during the recovery and rehabilitation process.
You may even find that medical massage treatments are covered by your health or auto insurance provider.
Likewise, massage can also aid in the treatment of repetitive motion and strain injuries that our work environments can subject us to and even help you find relief from chronic pain.
Many of our clients find relief from the following ailments:
- Auto injuries
- On the job injuries
- Carpal tunnel
- Overuse injuries