Spectrum Healthcare Remedial Massage Therapy
Spectrum Healthcare’s massage therapists specialise in deep tissue, trigger point therapy and sports massage. We dedicate the time to provide you with personalised care to ensure that you receive the massage technique most suited to your needs.
Myofascial Release Therapy
Myofascial Release Therapy is a combination of stretching and hands-on manipulation massage. This form of massage aims to promote healing, release tension and provide pain relief. Myofascial release will improve functional flexibility leaving you more mobile.
You don’t have to be a professional athlete to see the benefits of a sports massage it is also beneficial for active individuals who participate in frequent physical activity. Sports massage is specifically aimed at targeting and preventing injuries by reducing stress and tension. This massage also assists in promoting endurance and stamina.
Remedial Massage focuses on locating and repairing damage. This form of massage aims to stimulate blood circulation in the muscles in order to remove toxins and hence, speed up the body’s own recovery mechanisms. Remedial massage focuses on repairing tissues and easing tension.
Prenatal (pregnancy) massage aims to reduce stress, relieve pain and reduce swelling. The massage can be customised to the expecting mother’s needs. Your Massage therapist will ensure that you are posititioned correctly and comfortably throughout your session.
Deep Tissue Massage
Deep tissue massage focuses on the deeper layers of the muscle tissue and specifically targets individual muscle fibers. This technique aims to release the toxins held in tension points and increase circulation. This form of massage is both corrective and therapeutic.
There many different types of massages available. Spectrum Healthcare’s massage therapists specialise in deep tissue, trigger point therapy and sports massage. If you are unsure of the type of massage you require, your therapist will recommend a suitable option and use a variety of techniques to ensure you receive the best possible treatment.
Remedial Massage Therapy
Massage therapy refers to the manipulation of the muscles, tendons, ligaments, fascia and connective tissues of the body. It also allows for the removal of toxins, such as latic acid, which tends to store in our muscles and tendons. These chemicals can lead to dysfunction and cause the associated muscles to constrict.
The proven benefits of remedial massage therapy include:
- Reduced muscle tension
- Increase lymphatic flow
- Increase muscle length
- Reduce swelling
- Reduce anxiety
- Decrease Blood pressure
- Reduce pain
- Prevent injuries
- Increase Immune system function
At Spectrum Healthcare we offer 60, 45 and 30 minute massage sessions. If you wish for a longer session, please request this at your time of booking.
We value quality treatment…
Our massage therapists dedicate the time to provide you with personalised care. Our therapists will work with you to ensure that you receive the massage technique most suited to your needs. Our therapists work appointment based. To ensure you receive an appointment time that best suits you, we recommend you book a few days in advance.
We believe in higher learning…
Our therapists are continually educating and training themselves in the latest techniques and specialties, enabling enables us to provide you with the best possible treatment options.
We are registered and accredited…
All our massage therapists at Spectrum Healthcare have completed diplomas and/or advanced diplomas in remedial massage therapy. Our massage therapists are members of the Australian Traditional Medicine Society (ATMS) and are affiliated with the majority of private health insurance funds.