Massage therapy is used to improve circulation and range of motion, decrease tone and spasticity, improve soft tissue extensibility, stimulate lymphatic drainage and blood circulation, as well as decrease pain and ease stiffness. That is why it is an important technique used in neurological rehabilitation, and benefits can also be seen in treating stress and stress-related conditions.
At Propel Physiotherapy, we offer high-quality care, treating acute and chronic conditions as a result of spinal cord injury, brain injury, stroke, multiple sclerosis, Parkinson’s, and a host of other neurological conditions. We also treat post-surgical, arthritic, and stress-related conditions, including knee replacement, back pain, TMJ pain and headaches.
Our registered massage therapists have extensive training and experience in treating neurological and complex orthopedic conditions. We offer the following massage techniques and services in our clinic and in the community:
- Swedish Massage
- Deep tissue massage
- Myofascial release
- Lymphatic drainage
- Joint mobilizations
These massage techniques can target multiple levels of the body and various tissues in the body including muscles, tendons, ligaments, fascia, joints, tendons, ligaments and lymphatics.
After an assessment and collaboration with rehabilitation team members, treatments are individually tailored to meet each clients’ goals, helping the body operate at it’s full potential. Working together with the rest of the rehabilitation program, massage therapy is instrumental in returning clients back to work and play.
Please inquire about our mobile massage services if you are interested in receiving massage therapy in the comfort of your home, the convenience of your workplace, or another location in your community.