Massage therapy is the assessment and manipulation of muscles and joints of the body and the treatment of physical dysfunction. It is a treatment used to help alleviate soft tissue disorders associated with postural strain, occupational stress, muscular over-use syndromes, and chronic pain. Massage therapy is commonly associated with physiotherapy or acupuncture in acute and chronic pain management.
The benifit of massage therapy include muscle relaxation, improvement of circulation, increase of flexibility, breakdown of scar tissue, decrease of pain and swelling, and an increase of overall wellness.
Common conditions treated by massage therapy include:
- Neck and back pain
- Tendonitis / bursitis
- Sprains and strains
- Repetitive / overuse injuries
- Muscle relaxation
- Neurological conditions
- Sport injuries
- Motor vehicle accident injuries
All sessions are provided by our registered massage therapists and are coverable through your health insurance plan.