Medical Massage

Medical Massage is practiced in relation to a specific goal, focused on improving the health of the client. It is helpful to individuals who suffer from an assortment of health conditions such as repetitive motion injuries, muscle spasms, neuromuscular conditions, carpal tunnel syndrome, chronic headaches, whiplash, rotator cuff injuries, fibromyalgia, TMJ, osteoarthritis, edema, sprain/strain, lower back pain, sciatica and piriformis syndrome. Overall, medical massage is a non-invasive therapy that produces beneficial health results to those experiencing numerous health related injuries and illness.

Benefits of medical massage:

  • ~ Decreases pain and inflammation
  • ~ Helps relieve nerve compression or entrapment
  • ~ Increases flexibility and range of motion
  • ~ Improves posture and coordination
  • ~ Calms the nervous system
  • ~ Aids in the breakdown of scar tissue
  • ~ Releases tight and sore muscles which can cause Ischemia (a lack of blood supply to soft tissues)
  • ~ Lowers Blood Pressure
  • ~ Lessens depression and anxiety