Massage Therapy

Massage Therapy from Dr. Gina Marie Hanlon, D.C., P.C.

By: Dr. Gina Marie Hanlon, D.C., P.C.  12/08/2014
Keywords: Doctor Of Chiropractic, Leg Pain, Hip pain

Massage is a popular therapy used to relieve muscle tension, spasms, inflammation, fluid retention, aches, stiffness, and pain. Other benefits include improved circulation (blood and lymph), general flexibility, range of motion, and increased tissue elasticity (e.g. scar tissue). During treatment, the physical therapist may include localized massage (e.g. low back or neck) as a prelude to exercise. Massage increases circulation and warms muscles and other soft tissues (e.g. tendons, ligaments). Other types of massage include full-body massage, which often leaves the patient feeling relaxed and free of anxiety.

Keywords: Back Pain/Injuries, Cervicogenic Headache, Doctor Of Chiropractic, Elbow Pain, Hand Pain, Hip pain, Leg Pain, Pinched Nerve, Repetitive Stress Injury, Rotator Cuff Injury, Temporomandibular Joint Disorder, Tennis Elbow, Wrist Pain,

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