Remedial massage is a type of massage therapy which aims to treat muscles that are tight, knotted, tense or immobile. Remedial Massage can assist a number of problems that affect the muscles, tendons, ligaments and bones.
Our aim is to increase blood flow and circulation to the affected area to speed up recovery and improve the healing process.
Remedial massage involves a range of manual therapy techniques such as deep tissue massage, trigger point therapy, longitudinal strokes and sports massage, which focus on treating specific injuries and dysfunction.
Why choose MyoActive Myotherapy for remedial massage therapy?
When you suffer from muscular pain, back aches, knee pain or shoulder discomfort MyoActive Myotherapy specialise in muscular related conditions.
If you have muscles which are knotted, tense or damaged, MyoActive remedial massage therapy offers a holistic method of healing using evidence based approaches including manual therapy and exercise prescription.
Remedial massage works to treat specific injuries or muscular dysfunction.
What to expect?
Our Remedial massage therapists will often take you through an assessment (subjective or objective) of the client in order to isolate the muscles that are functioning incorrectly and develop a treatment plan on how best to reduce the clients pain levels.
Massage and Myotherapy alleviates the effects of repetitive activity such as computer work, poor posture and heavy lifting. This type of work can be harmful to your wrists, neck, back and shoulders. It also can lead to headaches, migraines, nerve pain and muscle imbalances.
Frequent sporting activity such as running, football, and many gym activities (crossfit) can lead to repetitive strain injury.
While most people can perform these activities without pain, injuries can occur in these sports especially with incorrect warm ups.
Those with serious injuries, such as motor vehicle accidents, experience significant benefits from remedial massage and myotherapy, as it eases the pain and allows for a faster recovery.
Benefits of remedial massage?
Remedial massage can increase the blood supply to damaged nerves and in turn, assist in the recovery and repair of actue and chronic injuries.
Remedial massage therapy helps reduce stiffness and swelling and also works to strengthen the surrounding muscles.
Remedial massage further works to improve joint mobility, reduce cramps and assist in muscle recovery.
It is also beneficial in pain management by relieving tension and spasm in the muscles.