"Ahhhh..." is music to a massage therapist's ear!
Massage therapy is usually thought of for relaxation, however massage therapy can be so much more when combined with chiropractic techniques. Massage therapy offered in the chiropractic office goes for the "Ahhhh..." response as well as more specific soft tissue and muscle work to alleviate tightness and allow the adjustment's realignment of bones and its resulting pain relief to last a bit longer. Massage treatment stays right in line with the Cox Technic protocols.
What is Massage Therapy?
Complementary to chiropractic care at Wilson Family Chiropractic with Cox Technic Flexion Distraction and Decompression spinal manipulation, massage therapy is the manual manipulation of the body's soft tissue structures through an assortment of methods ranging from relaxing to rehabilitative. Soft tissues include muscle, skin, tendons, fascia, ligaments and joint capsules. These are often related when the spine and extremities are in pain.
With massage therapy, function, flexibility and overall circulation of the soft tissues increase.
How Can Massage Therapy Help?
Massage therapy can be useful to people of all ages and conditions. It is commonly used to help relieve pain due to many specific problems, including but not limited to
- Headaches and migraines
- Muscle and related conditions such as spasms, strains and sprains
- Back pain
- Neck Pain
- Arm pain
- Repetitive strain injury
- Pregnancy-related back pain
- Stress relief and associated conditions
- Post-injury and post surgical rehabilitation
- Inflammatory conditions such as arthritis and tendonitis
Schedule your Millville chiropractic appointment at Wilson Family Chiropractic for a massage today!
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