REMEDIAL MASSAGE THERAPY
Treatment incorporates some of the following manual therapy techniques to assist with injury and pain management.
Deep Tissue Massage
Slow, firm pressure applied along your deeper muscle fibres to help relieve persistent muscular pain, tightness and improve range of movement.
Trigger Point Therapy
Sustained pressure applied to sensitive/tender points within your muscles to help relieve persistent muscular pain, tightness and improve range of movement.
We would love to help relieve your muscle aches and pain
Deep, rubbing movements across your muscle fibres and soft tissues to help break down scar tissue and adhesions.
Assisted stretches using contract and relax techniques to improve your range of movement.
Non-specific, usually lighter pressure. Prepares muscles for deeper treatment and may help to improve sleep and reduce anxiety and tension. *Note: On its own, this is not remedial massage & is not usually claimable with private health insurance.
Pre-event massage stimulates and prepares muscles for exercise, training or competition. Post-event massage may help aid recovery and reduce delayed onset muscle soreness. May help treat and prevent injuries, improve endurance, flexibility and enhance athletic performance.
MASSAGE DURING PREGNANCY
Treatment can usually be provided throughout your pregnancy in positions comfortable for you, supported with pillows and bolsters. Please talk to us or your doctor before your appointment if you have had any problems during your pregnancy or have a history of miscarriage.
Phone us on 3366 7566 and we can answer your questions and book your remedial massage at our Ashgrove clinic today!
If you have any major health conditions such as cancer, cardiovascular disease, autoimmune conditions, terminal illness etc, please check with your Doctor or Specialist prior to your appointment to ensure that remedial massage is appropriate treatment for you.
If you have cold/flu, vomiting/diarhhoea or any other infectious illness, your massage must be postponed until ALL symptoms are gone.