Back, Neck & Shoulder PAIN Therapy Hamilton

60 min session

Therapeutic care for the treatment of acute or chronic low back pain, sciatica and scoliosis muscle strain injuries, painful spasms of the shoulder neck and hips, and tension headaches.

This treatment is also used to help eliminate complaints of pain that may be due to repetitive daily strain injuries, accidents, falls, sports, surgery, unresolved longstanding pain. Frequent visits (2 x week) are recommended to thoroughly address painful areas for longstanding chronic pain or a recent injury.

Pain-injury massage therapy treatments are also used to help manage pain and halt progression due to an existing condition such as arthritis, fibromyalgia or scoliosis.

Pain Injury Massage Hamilton Ontario

  • Health History & Assessment
  • Reduce muscle spasms and pain
  • Decrease swelling
  • Loosen joints
  • Correct dysfunctional (scar) tissue

  • Release Trigger Points (knots in muscles)
  • Balance muscles (over-shortened vs. over-lengthened)
  • Increase range of motion and flexibility
  • Personalized exercise program
  • Prevention awareness

Initial visit includes health history, brief assessment, treatment session and home care instructions. The main focus is on the area of pain and the compensating areas. Manual techniques such as lymphatic drainage, joint mobilization, MFR (myofascial release), deep tissue massage, neuromuscular therapy(compressions), tapotement, active release, stretching and hydrotherapy (ice & heat compresses) are generally used. Get a massage today!

Full Body - Deep Tissue Massage Hamilton

60 min session / 90 min session

Relaxing, deep tissue massage for back, neck, arms, legs and feet. Includes skin care, hydrotherapy, gentle joint mobilization's, extra-deep if requested. A therapeutic, prevention treatment to suit your personal needs.

Suitable where there is no existing complaints of pain. Areas treated include back, arms, hands, neck, hips, legs, scalp, face and feet. Deep tissue treatment is a strong therapeutic style designed to promote better health in many ways. Treatment is modified to suit individual needs.

Benefits of deep tissue massage therapy:

  • Clears stagnant muscles and tissues

  • Boosts immune function

  • Helps prevent future injuries

  • Enhances body building, sports, exercise

  • Increases energy

  • Reduces stress and anxiety

  • Improves posture

Deep Tissue Massage Hamilton Ontario

Full Body Massage Hamilton Ontario

Heat compresses are generally used. Techniques include rocking, shaking, traction, myofascial release, deep tissue, wringing, percussion and effleurage. Monthly visits are recommended as part of a personal health regime. Home care instructions are provided.

Caution: Some soreness is common the following day or two and then quickly diminishes.

Sports Massage Therapy Hamilton

60 min session

For sports injuries such as runner's shin splints, IT Band strain, hamstring muscle strain, Golfer's shoulder and/or hip strain. Includes assessment, ROM exercises, and stretching. Promotes healing of injuries and enhances performance.

Example: Golfer's generally need more specific work on low back, hips, torso and shoulder girdle muscles. Several techniques are incorporated and brief reassessing is repeated.

  • Discover dysfunctional tissues
  • Locate and release aggravating trigger points
  • Balance muscles front to back
  • Enhanced stretching

Sports Injury Massage Hamilton Ontario

Techniques include joint mobilization, traction, myofascial release, muscle separation, neuromuscular therapy, PNF stretching and deep tissue massage. Heat and ice compresses are generally used. Stretching is repeated several times to achieve desired results. Home care instructions are given.

MANUAL Lymphatic Drainage Hamilton

60 min session

Promotes and improves a sluggish lymphatic system flow, reducing the appearance of swelling throughout the body, boosting energy levels and strengthening the immune system.

Also used to help decrease moderate to severe swelling due to acute, sub-acute recent injuries such as joint replacement surgery. Also used as an adjunct therapy for existing conditions such as lymphedema in the acute or acute on chronic stage.

Frequent visits (3 x week) are recommended at a reduced cost. Hospital visits can also be arranged. Treatment requires written approval from attending MD.

Lymphatic Drainage Massage Hamilton Ontario