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Massage and physical therapy have been shown to help all of these conditions and more! Each session is custom tailored to meet your recovery and wellness goals. Many clients experience pain and discomfort relief after their first visit. Our goal is to help you regain mobility, functionality and a pain free life as quickly as possible!-Learn more
A gentle manual therapy approach that releases tensions deep in the body to relieve pain and dysfunction and improve whole-body health and performance. Using a soft touch which is generally no greater than 5 grams – about the weight of a nickel – therapist releases restrictions in the soft tissues that surround the central nervous system. CST is increasingly used as a preventive health measure for its ability to bolster resistance to disease, and is effective for addressing a wide range of medical problems associated with pain and dysfunction.
A form of “thermotherapy” in which hot stones are positioned on specific areas of the client’s body and allow for greater deep tissue manipulation. Hot stone massage can help relax the body’s muscles and soft tissues, alleviate pain, improve circulation and help rid the body of toxins.
Oriental medicine techniques used for pain relief. In moxibustion, the herb “mugwort,” or moxa is used. This herbal medicine is ground and burned, and applied at acupuncture points. This Oriental medicine is intended to warm these regions and to stimulate better circulation of Chi (life force.)
Cupping, in Oriental medicine, is a therapy whereby a cup (or cups) is applied to the skin as a vacuum. For instance, heat or flames are often briefly applied to the inside of the cup(s) and quickly placed upon the skin. This creates a vacuum-like suction upon the skin. Oriental medicine practitioner may slide the cup from one acu-point to another to promote healing and pain relief.
A soft tissue therapy Developed to help with muscle systems used for a particular sport, sports massage uses a variety of approaches to help athletes in training — before, during, or after sports events. May be used to promote flexibility and help prevent injuries. Or, it may help muscle strains, aiding healing after a sports injury.
A soft tissue therapy that aims to treat underlying causes of chronic pain involving the muscular and nervous systems. This medically oriented form of massage addresses trigger points (tender muscles points), circulation, nerve compression, postural issues, and biomechanical problems that can be caused by repetitive movement injuries.
The process of evaluating a client’s positioning of his or her body and limbs to determine directly observable physical abnormalities.
Relieves tension in the deeper connective tissues of the body. Highly effective in releasing chronic stress and muscle tension from misalignment, repetitive actions, and past injuries.
A results oriented bodywork approach specifically directed to resolve conditions that have been diagnosed and prescribed by a Physician. Therapist uses a variety of manual therapy modalities to focus, primarily, on the body area related to the diagnosis.
A soft tissue therapy for the treatment of skeletal muscle immobility and pain. This therapy relaxes contracted muscles, improves blood and lymphatic circulation, and stimulates the stretch reflex in muscles. It involves applying gentle sustained pressure into the Myofascial connective tissue restrictions to eliminate pain and restore motion.
A soft tissue therapy specifically addressing the needs of pregnant women. During pregnancy, a woman’s body goes through major changes. Pregnancy massage can help with these changes by reducing stress, decreasing arm and leg swelling, and relieving muscle and joint pain. Massage may be particularly helpful during a time when medication and other medical options may be more limited. Specially designed massage pillows are used to help get clients into a comfortable and safe position during the massage.
For this kind of massage, the therapist places warmed stones on certain areas of the body, such as acupressure points. The stones may be used as massage tools or be temporarily left in place. Used along with other massage techniques, hot stones can be quite effective for providing deep pain relief.
A soft tissue therapy specifically designed to alleviate the source of neuromuscular pain through cycles of isolated pressure and release. In this type of massage, clients actively participate through deep breathing as well as identifying the exact location and intensity of his/her discomfort. The results and benefits of trigger point therapy include releasing constrictions in the muscles and nerves thus alleviating pain. Many experience a significant decrease in pain after just one treatment.