Massage at the Waldegrave Clinic includes therapeutic, sports, deep tissue and remedial massage.
Pain relief using Therapeutic Massage
Our bodies are amazingly resilient with their coping mechanisms, but niggling pains can soon become debilitating. Therapeutic massage will detect the hotspot areas in your body that are the root cause of your discomfort.
Specific manipulation and techniques will release knotted muscles, improving mobility and circulation. When used in conjunction with holistic practises such as reflexology or aromatherapy, therapeutic massage is additionally beneficial in helping to release energy, and may relieve emotional, mental and physical fatigue.
What conditions will Therapeutic Massage treat?
- Back massage
- Stiffness of muscles
- Restriction of movement
- Back pain
- Joint and muscular pain
- Stress & tension
When will you need Therapeutic Massage?
Sports, Deep Tissue and Remedial massage
These are deeper massage techniques usually focussed on one particular area or injury rather than the whole body. Treatment helps to stimulate the body’s natural healing abilities as well as helping to reduce discomfort and maintain fitness and flexibility. It may also help to:
- Assist the body’s natural repair processes
- Restore normal muscle tone, function and range of movement
- Facilitate recovery after injury
- Limit scar formation in new injuries
- Make older scar tissue more pliable
- Preparation for sports events and recovery afterwards
What will happen at your first appointment
After an assessment, your therapist will advise which massage techniques are best suited to you according to your specific requirements. You will be given information about what to do between treatments and how to maintain improvements gained from the treatment.
The Waldegrave Clinic has been awarded the coveted Patient Partnership Quality Mark AND Clinical Management Quality Mark in recognition of our superb clinical standards.
Our practice is one of the few clinics nationally that has been awarded both the Patient Partnership Quality Mark and a research status award in recognition of our superb clinical standards. Our high level of expertise is matched with an excellent range of facilities including Shockwave therapy, rehabilitation gym and private changing rooms.