What can Massage Therapy treat?

Most of these conditions can be positively influenced by massage in general.¬† The massage therapist’s training and experience levels are important factors to consider especially when dealing with more specific and complex issues.

  • arthritis
  • baby massage
  • back pain
  • bursitis
  • cancer
  • carpal tunnel syndrome
  • cerebral palsy
  • child massage
  • chronic fatigue syndrome
  • chronic edema
  • chronic pain
  • compression syndromes
  • contusions
  • contractures
  • cramps
  • depression/grieving process
  • degenerative disc disease
  • diabetes
  • digestive complaints/ constipation
  • dislocations
  • Dupuytrens’ contracture
  • dysmennorhea
  • edema
  • emphysema
  • fibromyalgia/ chronic fatigue
  • fibrositic breast pain, breast injuries, congestion and swelling
  • fibrositis and fibrosis
  • foot/ plantar fascitis/ pes planus – flat foot fractures
  • frozen shoulder
  • gout
  • headaches, migraines
  • herniated disc
  • hypertension
  • iliotibial band contracture
  • insomnia
  • jaw pain/TMJ
  • knee injury
  • low Back Pain
  • lymphatic disorders
  • mesothelioma
  • multiple sclerosis
  • muscle spasms, strain rehabilitation
  • muscular dystrophy
  • neck pain, torticollis
  • neuralgia, neuritis
  • osteoarthritis, rheumatoid arthritis
  • osteoporosis
  • palliative care
  • paralysis
  • parkinsons
  • plantar fascitis
  • poliomyelitis & post polio syndrome
  • postural disorders, scoliosis
  • pregnancy discomforts, pre and post natal
  • pre/post-surgical and post-injury rehabilitation
  • period pain/ dysmenorrhea
  • prevention/lessening of fibrosis
  • Raynaud’s syndrome
  • relaxation
  • relief of pain
  • repetitive strain injuries
  • respiratory problems – allergies asthma, bronchitis, emphysema
  • scars
  • sciatica, radiating pain
  • sports injuries
  • sprains/strains, ligament and joint athletic injuries
  • stiff joints
  • stress related disorders
  • tendonitis, bursitis, neuritis
  • thoracic outlet syndrome
  • whiplash disorders
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