Medical Massage is defined as "soft tissue manipulation/ therapeutic massage" that is applied to treat a chief complaint, previously diagnosed condition, or to acheive a health goal.
A thorough intake is taken to determine your goals and specific issues. Therapeutic massage delivered safely and methodically by a knowledgeable therapist accommodate your specific needs. We can perform this independently or coordinate with your health care team to provide comprehensive care.
Our staff is trained and experienced in treating soft tissue injuries incurred in auto accidents. Please indicate in your session notes if you are seeking treatment for an Motor Vehicle Accident.
We accept several insurance plans. Please inquire by email to find out if you have massage therapy benefits!
Its been the cornerstone of our business for ten years in Bend, and its because we love to geek out on your movement patterns, range of motion, and restrictions!
Sports massage increases circulation and clears metabolic waste in tissues, reduces physical restriction in soft tissues, and increases contractile length in muscles.
We work to restore balance to your body, while getting those deliciously painful spots that your partner just can't get to!
Swedish / Relaxation Massage
This ancient massage technique blends long, gliding strokes with kneading, to elongate muscles, improve circulation, and ease the nervous system. Swedish massage is highly relaxing and creates an overall sense of well-being, restoring restfulness of the body and mind.
Breathe deep and find your zen.
During pregnancy, massage helps to reverse the effects of physical and mental fatigue, while also improving circulation, decreasing stress in weight-bearing joints, and lessening pain in the muscles of the lower back, shoulders, neck, and calves. Techniques used ensure a healthier pregnancy, create a more restful mind and body, and prepare the body for the birthing process itself.
Cupping is an ancient Chinese method of clearing local congestion. A partial vacuum is created when cups are placed on the skin, either by means of heat or suction. This vacuum draws up the underlying tissues, and When the cup is left in place on the skin for a few minutes, blood stasis forms and localized healing occurs.
All of our sessions are priced for time, regardless of the modality you choose.
Your therapist will consult with you prior to your session to tailor their work to your needs. There is no additional charge for essential oils, hot/cold treatments, infrared heat, or cupping.