Massage is the controlled movement of the body’s muscular layers and connective tissue to promote relaxation, improve function, and aid in healing. Massaging involves handling of the body with pressure and technique. Styles of massage technique include Swedish, Deep Tissue, Hot Stone, Sports Injury, and Stretching.
Studies have shown that massage is a powerful healing tool with benefits including:
- Pain relief
- Improved range of motion and mobility
- Increased circulation
- Decreased stress and anxiety
- Reduced blood pressure
- Faster injury recovery
Massage is also utilized in conjunction with other therapeutic treatments to accelerate their process. Massage patients often take advantage of treatment services such as physical therapy, chiropractic care , spinal decompression, acupuncture , and trigger point therapy.
At Third Space Medical, our highly experienced massage therapist provides relief for acute to chronic conditions and health concerns. Treatment of the following conditions (and many more) are aided by massage:
- Chronic pain and fibromyalgia
- Stress, tension, and anxiety
- Neck or back pain
- High blood pressure
- Headaches and migraines
- Sports injuries
- Peripheral artery disease
- Poor circulation
Experience the benefit of Massage Therapy at Third Space Medical. Contact us online today, or call 201.639.0451 in Ridgewood to schedule your appointment.