Massage Therapy is great for relaxing tight muscles, reducing stress and increasing blood flow throughout the body. Our skilled massage therapists promote a relaxing professional atmosphere for optimal stress relieving benefits. Massage therapy is the manipulation of the bodies soft tissue. Our treatments act on the muscular, nervous and circular systems by applying, moving, or holding pressure at specific points on the body.

Regular treatments have many benefits other than general relaxation. Some examples are the reduction of headaches, depression and anxiety. Massage therapy may even promote faster healing of pulled muscles and sprained ligaments, relieve constipation, and can encourage deep, easier breathing.

Before your appointment we will discuss your health goals, setting a plan to optimize your healing and treatment. Contact our friendly team at Alpha Chiropractic to book your next appointment.

Recurrent Conditions Massage Therapy Can Alleviate

At Alpha Chiropractic Clinic, our experienced team of massage therapists can see individuals for a myriad of reasons. Moreover, massage therapy can potentially eliminate the necessity for surgical or medical treatment.

Massage therapy offers a plethora of advantages, some of which include the alleviation of pain from conditions such as:

  • Tendonitis
  • Muscle spasms
  • Neck and shoulder pain
  • Soft tissue injuries
  • Ligament damage
  • Fractures
  • Ligament sprains
  • Right muscles
  • Arthritis
  • Headaches or migraines

These are but a few of the conditions that massage therapy can help you with. And as you can clearly see, this is a practice that can be very beneficial to your body and overall wellness.

Your First Appointment: What You Can Expect 

On your initial visit, your licensed massage therapist will perform a comprehensive evaluation of your condition; assessing your healthcare goals in order to personalize your treatment and determine what kinds of massages will be most appropriate for you.

Once the assessment is complete, your questions are answered, and treatment is discussed, you’ll be ready for your initial massage.

As such, your therapist will do the therapy once you’re properly prepared. You can, of course, chat with your masseuse as much as you please, or you can opt to relax and not talk at all. If to become uncomfortable in the process of your massage and would like additional or a reduction of pressure, simply inform your masseuse. As such, the pressure can then be modified to your preference.

Prior to leaving, your masseuse might show you a few exercises or stretches you can perform on your own to bolster your current condition. They will also inform you of when the best time is to visit for your next appointment.

Additionally, it’s not uncommon to feel a little soreness afterward, particularly the day after. Don’t worry though, this is normal, and more than that, it’s actually a good thing as it signals your body’s innate capacity for self-healing is functioning properly!

Before your appointment we will discuss your health goals, setting a plan to optimize your healing and treatment. Contact our friendly team at Alpha Chiropractic to book your next appointment.

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Massage Therapy Services

Swedish  – Our most popular massage. Great for relaxation, easing muscle tension and decreasing soreness and pain. It is used to revitalize your body and enhance overall health and function. The Swedish massage uses a combination of acts such as kneading, tapping, and rolling. Moreover, sensuous massage lotions are used to safeguard your skin from abrasions.

Cranial-Sacral – A gentle, hands on massage working with the spine, pelvis and skull. Great for energy balancing and relaxation. This massage therapy employs a soft touch to assess membranes and fluid movement throughout the central nervous system. This results in a boost in immunity which banishes pain and enhances well-being.

Therapeutic/Deep Tissue  – A deeper massage designed to relieve severe tension and muscle stress. Also effective at relieving chronic pain, deep massage therapy provides more pressure and deeper strokes. As a result, the under-layers of muscle and tissue normally missed are found and kneaded.

Sports Therapy – Helps to promote flexibility, decreases stress and to prevent injury. Specific technique for muscle and tendon balancing with isolated focus on weakened or injured areas to help alleviate muscle pain from those who live physically taxing lives. This therapeutic practice takes into account the results of athletic activities on tendons, tissue groups, ligaments, muscles, and other facets of the body.