Medical Massage:

Medical Massage

Medical massage is outcome-based massage, primarily the application of a specific treatment targeted to the specific problem(s) the patient presents with a diagnosis and are administered after a thorough assessment/evaluation by the medical massage therapist with specific outcomes being the basis for treatment.

Medical massage is useful in addressing conditions such as:

  • Carpal tunnel syndrome
  • Sciatica
  • Piriformis syndrome
  • Rotator cuff injuries
  • Pain associated with bulged or injured    spinal disks (medical massage cannot    'fix' the disk, but can help alleviate much    of the pain associated).
  • Migraines/headaches
  • Pain associated with pregnancy
  • Constipation
  • Range of motion issues
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Back and Neck pain
  • Plantar fasciitis (involving pain in the foot)
  • Repetitive use injuries such as those listed and tennis elbow, Golfer's elbow
  • TMJ
  • Pain associated with restricted fascia
  • Pain associated with postural imbalances
  • Muscle cramps
  • Restless Legs Syndrome
  • Sports/Exercise injuries
  • Work Injuries
  • Auto Injuries
  • Edema (swelling)
  • Injuries sustained in traumas such as falls or automobile accidents
  • Thoracic Outlet Syndrome (numbness/tingling in hands/arms)