“ Take care of your body.
It’s the only place you have to live. ”
– Jim Rohn
This is the most common form of massage, developed by Per Henrik Ling, a Swedish medical-gymnastic practitioner with wide ranging interests in the human body and the soul.
There are five strokes of Swedish massage:
This massage is combined with active and passive movement of the muscles and joint.
This treatment will help you feel physical healing and mental relaxation.
Massage becomes medical massage when a specific symptom is treated with a specific set of procedures to bring about a specific outcome. ( Cedar River Medical Massage)
Medical Massage can help :
– Piriformis syndrome
– Rotator cuff injuries
– Carpel tunnel syndrome
– Back, neck pain
– Frozen shoulder
– Tennis, golf elbow
– Pain associated with pregnancy
– Muscles cramp
– Edema (swelling)
Lymphatic Drainage Massage
This massage technique helps to reduce the edema (swelling) in the body. Swelling occurs in the body when the flow of the lymphatic fluid is blocked.
There are two types of lymphedema:
– Inherited lymphedema:
this usually appears during your adolescence and affects your legs mostly in the elderly.
– Acquired lymphedema:
after surgery or injury when your lymphatic system was affected
You will feel the great benefit of the massage right away.
Dorn method is a manual therapy to correct misalignments in the spinal column and other joints in the body. Dorn method is a fast growing therapy; there are over 1000 practitioners over the word by now.
Dorn method is very gentle manipulative therapy using light pressure and mobilisation to facilitate the body to realign itself. This method is a holistic approach focusing and correcting the imbalance of the spine and skeletal structure. The patient is also active during the treatment, actually assisting to the therapist and also will learn the own home maintenance regime.
Massage is the oldest tool to treat the body with many benefits:
increases joint flexibility
increased circulation of blood and lymph system
helps to boost the immune system
relieves the pain
fosters peace of mind
helps relieve mental stress
reduces levels of anxiety