Oshawa Massage Therapy
Massage therapy alleviates muscular stiffness, tension and pain while promoting optimum musculoskeletal health. Problems that sometimes seem to take a permanent toll on our bodies can be caused by accidents, repetitive strains, and everyday stresses. A gentle and effective massagecan help ease and relieve tension, pain, or restricted movement which you may be experiencing. With its incredible ability to relieve tenderness and discomfort, and help to increase your energy, massage therapy can be your lifetime partner in maintaining excellent health.Dynamic Balance Physiotherapy & Sports Injuries Centre offers numerous massage treatment options:
Therapeutic Massage (30, 45 or 60 minute treatments)
Alleviate pain and dysfunction through skillful manipulation of the muscles restoring balance to overworked or injured tissues. Therapeutic massage is effective in treating a variety of conditions such as pain, stiffness, headaches, athletic injury rehabilitation and repetitive strains. Can include deep tissue work or lighter pressure strokes - please specify your preference.
Prenatal and Postnatal Massage (30, 45 or 60 minute treatments)
As each trimester brings many new changes to the pregnant body, massage therapy can be an effective part of prenatal health, helping women make a smooth transition through this fluctuating period of their lives. Massage increases circulation and the flow of lymphatic fluid which can reduce swelling in the limbs and lower blood pressure. As the abdomen grows, many women experience hip, back and neck pain as the pelvis tilts forward and soft tissues elongate to balance and support the growing baby. Massage is soothing and effective in bringing relief from pain and many common conditions associated with pregnancy. Following childbirth, mind and body are rejuvenated as new moms enjoy some well-deserved rest and relaxation. A blend of specialized massage techniques can balance pelvic assymetries from pregnancy, labour and delivery. Massage can be instrumental in reducing strain on muscles and connective tissue from lifting, holding and nursing a new baby.
Infant Massage (30 minute treatment)
An infant massage will introduce positive touch for your infant. Infant massage therapy can be applied to relieve discomforts associated with, colic, gas, constipation and teething. In addition, infant massage therapy can be applied to treat common muscular injuries.
Hot Stone Massage (60 minute treatment)
Smooth stones are heated in water to varying degrees of warmth, then incorporated into a soothing massage treatment that uses the warm stones as an extension of the therapist's hands. This therapy is extremely effective both in stress reduction and in resolving chronic conditions because it blends traditional hydrotherapy benefits with modern massage therapy to provide long lasting results.