Massage therapy is a hands-on approach to healing that is designed to work with your body to restore joint and muscle health. The benefits of massage therapy include:
Massage therapy is often combined with other therapies, such as chiropractic treatments, for maximum effect.
While the overall goal of massage therapy is to promote healing, mobility, and pain relief, there are different kinds of massage, including:
Before you get started, Dr. Gawith performs a thorough examination and evaluation of your problem. Then, he and the massage therapist, Sarah Russell, come up with a plan designed to get you back to your daily activities as soon as possible.
Massage therapy is best used as one component of an overall treatment plan. Because massage therapy promotes healing by stimulating your blood and lymph circulation, it is useful under almost every circumstance. Most often, Dr. Gawith turns to massage therapy for:
Since the treatment is noninvasive, massage therapy poses little to no risk when used as part of an overall treatment plan. Besides its effects on your body’s tissues and circulation, massage therapy is also a touch therapy that provides a relaxing and soothing effect that encourages total relaxation. In this state, your body responds by calmly working to restore its functions.
To find out how you can benefit from massage therapy, call or book an appointment online.
Feel free to email us regarding any scheduling or general questions!