Massage Therapy

WHAT IS MASSAGE THERAPY?
Massage therapy is the manipulation of soft body tissues (tendons, ligaments, muscle and/or connective tissue) to enhance a person’s health and well-being.

WHY GET A MASSAGE?
People seek massage therapy for a variety of reasons – to reduce stress and anxiety, relax muscles, rehabilitate injuries, reduce pain, and promote overall health and wellness.

WHAT TYPES OF MASSAGE IS AVAILABLE AT BODY SYMMETRY MD?
Our licensed massage therapists are experienced in a number of techniques, and will recommend the type of massage that’s best for you based on your needs or current health condition(s). Here are some of the modalities we currently offer:

 

DEEP TISSUE MASSAGE
Similar to Swedish massage, but with the use of deeper pressure. Focuses on the deepest layers of the muscle tissue, tendons & connective tissues. Beneficial for easing muscle tension.

HOT STONE THERAPY
Melts away tension, eases muscle stiffness and increases circulation. Can also help promote muscle relaxation.

LYMPHATIC DRAINAGE
Developed in Germany for the treatment of lymphedema, this technique may help with detoxification of the body, regeneration of damaged tissues & is most beneficial for post-surgery patients.

SPORTS MASSAGE
Geared toward athletes and runners. Focuses on the areas of the body most stressed from repetitive and aggressive movements. Targets muscle-tendon junctions, promotes flexibility by increasing range of motion.

SWEDISH RELAXATION THERAPY
Ideal for increasing levels of oxygen in the blood, decreasing muscle toxins, improving circulation and promoting flexibility while easing tension.

TRIGGER POINT THERAPY
Designed to alleviate the source of pain through cycles of isolated pressure and release.

 

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