Remedial Massage Therapy is a fantastic way to release tension within the muscles of your body
Remedial massage, otherwise known as medical massage or sports massage
is a complementary therapy which aims to treat muscles that are damaged, knotted, tense or immobile and useful for a number of problems that affect the muscles, tendons and bones.
Remedial Massage is used to locate and repair damaged areas of the body and speed up the body’s own healthy process. It involves the assessment, analysis and treatment of your body. Anumbrella term for a wide range of soft tissue techniques that aim to improve posture and flexibility, relieve sore muscles, prevent &/ or manage injury and improve sports performance.
Some of the reasons our patients come to see our Remedial Massage Therapists;
Experiencing pain or tightness in an area of your body and it doesn’t seem to be getting better on its own.
For tight or sore muscles.
Prevention or management of injury and/or improve sports performance.
You’re not sure about your posture and are looking for ways to improve.
If you have Lower Back Pain, Headaches or pain in any of your joints including neck, shoulders, elbows, hips, knees or ankles.
If you want to improve your flexibility.
If you are stretching and triggering but feel like you're just not getting anywhere.
If getting someone else to loosen up your muscles for you rather than constantly having to stretch and trigger sounds like a great idea!
Improve Chiropractic Treatment
All of our therapists are fully health fund rebatable meaning you may be able to claim part of your sessions with your private health insurance.
Remedial Massage Therapy is a fantastic way to release tension within the muscles of your body whilst improving flexibility, reducing stress & tension, and improving general movement and performance. Remedial massage can stimulate the blood supply, make joints more mobile, and help to repair damaged tissues. The therapist will aim to balance the length, tone and tension of muscles and tendons, which restores the correct position of the bones, increases blood flow and helps heal injuries.
Easing and stabilising the muscles can improve problems such as;
Decreasing pain and alleviating chronic pain conditions.
Aching and stiff muscles from workplace ergonomics
Lack of flexiblity and tighness in muscles
Stiffness and lack of range and motion in joints
Assist with general stress and fatigue
Prevention and management of sports and soft tissue injuries.
Releasing tension and tightness in the muscles.
Increase blood flow and oxygen to treatment area.
Faster recovery time for athletes or people who train rigorously.
Breaking down and healing of scar tissue post-surgical operation.
Can improve problems such as headaches, abdominal pain, low back pain and sciatic pain.
Can be used in treatment for muscle cramps, whiplash, muscular atrophy, fibrositis, spondylitis, and arthritis.
At Thrive Health our remedial massage therapist aim is to provide you with a balance short-term relief for your current symptoms and address the underlying causes to ensure long-term results. We want you to still feel-good after a session but also feel like you’ve had a change in the symptoms that have caused you to come in for treatment.
Thrive Health Co.
1/323 Oxley Rd,
Graceville QLD 4075