Remedial massage is the systematic assessment and treatment of the muscles, tendons, ligaments and connective tissues of the body to assist in rehabilitation, pain and injury management.
At Incline Health Massage Therapy Leichhardt all our practitioners have knowledge of anatomy, physiology and pathophysiology to determine where to treat patients.
What is Remedial Massage?
At Incline Health Massage Therapy Leichhardt all our practitioners have extensive knowledge of anatomy, physiology and pathophysiology to determine where to treat patients. Our services are based on best practice principles.
Before any remedial massage treatment begins, a thorough patient consultation and assessment is to be performed to ascertain the patient’s current health status.
Why choose Incline Health Massage Therapy Leichhardt?
All of our Massage Therapists at Incline Health hold a Diploma in Remedial Massage Therapy and have extensive experience treating a broad range of injuries and conditions in both clinical and sports environments.
Our Massage Therapists understand that each patient’s needs are unique, therefore all treatments include a thorough consultation and assessment, and evidence-based techniques selected and applied in a way that suits the patient.
If necessary, our Massage Therapists may cross-reference with our Chiropractors, Physiotherapist or Pilates Instructors to maximise the efficiency of the treatment.
Our Approach to Massage Therapy
Our clinically trained Pilates Instructors use comprehensive assessment and exercise techniques tailored to meet your goals and needs. Our instructors will work with you to optimise the movement and function of your body across all aspects of life, whether at the gym, at work, at home, at sport or with the kids.
Clinical Pilates classes are held in our modern and beautifully appointed Pilates studio (located in Leichhardt, Inner West Sydney) and incorporate the use of small and large apparatus including the reformer, Cadillac, ladder barrel, Wunda chair and spine corrector. Our Group Classes cater for a maximum of 3 people to ensure a high level of supervision is maintained throughout the class.
Conditions We Treat with Massage Therapy
Massage Therapy is an excellent treatment for a broad spectrum of conditions including:
- Muscle tension
- Sprains, strains and other soft tissue injuries
- Headaches and migraines
- Lower back pain
- Frozen shoulder
- Carpal tunnel Tennis/golfers elbow
- Compartment syndrome
- Plantar fasciitis
- Delayed onset muscle soreness (DOMS)
- Stress, anxiety and depression
Our team of experienced Sports Remedial Massage practitioners at our Leichhardt wellness clinic are available six days. Our Remedial Massage Therapists are trained and skilled across a range of massage styles. Allow us to work closely with you to understand the style of massage you are after, and are needing, to ensure your experience is tailored to what you are looking for.
The benefits of Massage Therapy?
Along with the immediate benefit of feeling relaxed and calm, some of the physical benefits of Massage Therapy include:
- Reduced muscle tension
- Increased joint mobility
- Improved posture
- Increased flexibility
- Improved circulation
- Improved recovery of soft tissue injuries
- Improved athletic performance
What to Expect From Your Massage Therapy Appointment.
At the start of your appointment your Massage Therapist will ask a series of questions and conduct several tests to evaluate your condition and treatment needs. During your treatment your Therapist will use a variety of techniques including:
- Soft tissue manipulation
- Myofascial release
- Trigger point therapy
- Proprioceptive neuromuscular facilitation
- Muscle energy techniques
- Deep tissue
- Dry needling
At the end of your treatment your Massage Therapist will prescribed you with take home exercises to promote muscle strength and function.
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