Our healthcare providers offer therapeutic and relaxation massage therapy for all ages, with over 15 years of experience in Barrie. Massage therapy is a regulated healthcare profession that utilises variety of manual techniques to help ease or prevent aches/pains associated with muscle tension and stress. It can also help promote healing after an injury, thus complements the effects of physiotherapy, chiropractic, acupuncture or osteopathic treatments.
Depending on your needs, we offer several types of massages to help you achieve your best:
Deep tissue massage / sports massage are helpful for those with chronic muscle tightness (office workers, those in heavy-labour work) or recreational/professional athletes. When muscles are constantly under stress, adhesion form and causes decreased circulation. Deep tissue massage / sports massage help break these adhesion to promote tissue health
Relaxation massage can be part of preventative healthcare by decreasing muscle tightness and stress. It can help ease aches, pains and headaches associated with stress and increase tension in the musculature.
Hot stone massage uses heated stones placed at specific parts of the body to promote relaxation by opening energy pathways. It also prepares the muscles for deep tissue massage or sports massage.
Pregnancy massages designed to address the unique changes that they body goes through with pregnancy. Pregnancy massage uses specialized techniques to help reduce stress/anxiety, reduce muscle pain, reduce swelling, improve sleep quality and reduce other uncomfortable symptoms at different stages of your pregnancy.
Lymphatic drainage involves specialized techniques to decrease swelling caused by lymphatic disorders, such as lymphedema.
Reflexology is art of applying pressures to specific parts of the feet or hands to treat different conditions of the body. It is believed that different zones of the hands and feet correspond to particular body parts. By applying pressures, energy pathways are opened to promote healing.
Visit Pro Motion Healthcare and ask us how massage therapists can help!
Common conditions that can benefit from massage therapy:
Certain circulatory problems
Pains and stiffness in neck/shoulder/back
Pain from whiplash-associated disorders
Temporomandibular joint (TMJ) pain
Chronic pain conditions (i.e. Fibromyalgia)