Modalities & Benefits

 
 

We offer treatments for the following pathologies:
Cervical Spine and Head - forward head posture, migraine headaches, tension headaches, sinus headache, temporomandibular joint dysfunction and headaches and acceleration/deceleration injury (whiplash).
Thorax, Shoulder, & Upper Extremities - kyphosis, scoliosis, frozen shoulder, thoracic outlet syndrome and carpal tunnel syndrome.
 
 



Pelvis
- postural misalignment of the pelvis, lordosis, sway back, flat back, low back pain, sciatica and piriformis syndrome.
Lower Extremities - chrondromalacia patellae, patellofemoral dysfunction, anterior shin splints, ankle sprain or strain injury and plantar fasciitis.
 
 
 
Medical Massage - Upper back and shoulder
 

Medical Massage

Is a system of manual therapy that addresses dysfunction and pain within the musculoskeletal system. The massage therapist assesses the client to determine what structures are affected, and then supplies soft tissue techniques designed to alleviate pain, normalize tonicity, and restore range of motion. A full massage session that targets precise ailments that is meant to achieve a specific goal. Not always relaxing but results in driven work. Typically requires at least 3+ sessions.
 
 
 
 
Sports Massage
 

Sports Massage

Helps athletes prevent injuries, reduce swelling, aid circulation and prevent the build up of adhesions. We offer treatments for achilles tendonitis, cramp, hamstring strain, tennis elbow (lateral epicondylitis), golfer's/thrower's elbow (medial epicondylitis), rotator cuff injury, shin splints and sprained or twisted ankle. This is an active massage that focuses on increasing flexibility and range of motion by applying stretches and deep pressure.
 
 
 
Sports on Mat Massage - loosening muscle tension and increasing range of motion
 

Sports Massage on Mat

Our sports massage on mat is similar to our Sports Massage but is complete on a mat and is fully clothed. Utilizes targeted pressure that is meant for loosening tension and healing restricted muscle groups. Involved stress-relieving manipulation of joints and elongation of muscles. Treatment can be relaxing or very intense and perfect for increasing range of motion.
 
 
 
 
Chair Massage - shoulder and back
 

Chair Massage

Helps relieve chronic pain and alleviate stress-related ailments. Chair massage is great to break the cycle of stress and tension. It helps relief from muscles aches and spasms in the neck, shoulders, back and arms.
 
 
 
Reflexology or foot massage
 

Reflexology

Reflexology targets specific points on the feet, hands and ears with intent to address concerns throughout the body. Study show that direct pressure to these reflex points correspond to and beneficially affect various organs and body systems. This specialized massage results in productive, relieving effects on a person's general overall health.
 
 
 
 
Swedish - whole body massage and total relaxation
 

Swedish Massage

Swedish massage uses five styles of strokes to massage. The five basic strokes are effleurage (sliding or gliding), petrissage (kneading), tapotement (rhythmic tapping), friction (cross fiber or with the fibers) and vibration/shaking. A massage meant to achieve ultimate relaxation using long flowing strokes with varying pressure customized to the individual.
 
 
 
Prenatal - help relieves neck, shoulder and back aches
 

Prenatal Massage

A modality that's specifically tailored toward expecting women. Can be performed during any trimester as long as the pregnancy is not high risk and the mother-to-be has no contraindicated conditions. Meant to result in relaxation and to address any achy or sore areas typical during pregnancy. Usually performed in a side lying position with plenty of cushioning.