Benefits of Massage Therapy

Through all ages and stages of life, there are incredible benefits to be achieved through regular massage therapy treatments from a RMT.

Massage therapy can be used for the treatment of both acute and chronic conditions and can be used as part of a preventative care program. This includes sports training, injury prevention, ongoing stress management, and more.

The following is a list of some of the conditions that massage therapy can be beneficial for:

  • Anxiety and depression

  • Back, leg, and neck pain

  • Carpal tunnel syndrome (repetitive strain)

  • Dislocations

  • Fractures and edema

  • Headaches

  • Insomnia

  • Multiple sclerosis

  • Muscle tension and spasm

  • Post-surgical rehabilitation

  • Sports injuries

  • Stress and stress related conditions

  • Tendonitis/Tendonosis

  • Rotator cuff

  • Asthma and Emphysema

  • Nerve Impingement (ie. sciatica)

  • Plantar Faciitis

  • Fibromyalgia

  • Gastrointestinal disorders

  • Inflammatory conditions (ie. arthritis and bursitis)

  • Postural dysfunctions

  • Parkinson’s disease

  • Palliative care and cancer

  • Pregnancy

  • Strains and sprains

  • Stroke

  • Whiplash

  • Phantom limb sensation/pain