Similar to getting a relaxing massage at a spa, medical massage can include the benefits of traditional massage while still treating pain or injury in the body. Medical massage involves therapeutic procedures that focus on your body’s tendons, tissues, muscles, and ligaments. Our team at Evolution Physical Therapy & Fitness offers medical massages particularly for cancer and fibromyalgia patients, but anyone experiencing stress or muscle aches can benefit from a medical massage.
Where can I get a Medical Massage?
Evolution Physical Therapy & Fitness can provide medical massages to cancer and fibromyalgia patients at any of our physical locations. Our experienced team will use medical massage therapy to heal your injuries, improve function, and increase circulation. We serve 14 locations in the United States, spanning three different regions and four different states. If you want to learn more about scheduling your own medical massage at Evolution, please reach out by calling us or requesting an appointment with any of our licensed physical therapists.
What is a Medical Massage?
Medical massage therapy is outcome-based, and designed to target patient needs. It provides pain relief to the parts of your body that need it the most. This type of therapy can be conducted in a clinical or hospital setting by a licensed professional who is trained to find the focus of what is causing you pain. The therapy focuses on your body’s soft tissue that moves and supports you.
There are many different massage techniques that licensed professionals can utilize to provide you necessary treatment and healing. A deep tissue massage focuses on musculoskeletal issues, usually caused by sports injuries and strains. Another technique is trigger-point therapy, which focuses on healing the points of your body that cause and spread pain to the rest of your body.
Benefits of Medical Massage
There are a great many benefits to medical massages, including:
- Heals stress injuries
- Treats migraines
- Treats whiplash
- Heals sprains and strains
- Heals post-surgery scar tissue
- Treats muscle disorders
Who should consider a Medical Massage?
Medical Massages can be beneficial for people who suffer from some of the following conditions.
- Digestive Disorders
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