Massage Therapy Treatment in Woodbridge, ON, Vaughan, Brampton, Etobicoke, and the GTA (Greater Toronto Area)
Massage therapy has been shown to be effective in the treatment of a variety of conditions, ranging from high blood pressure and diabetes to lower back pain, fatigue and post-operative care. It offers a drug-free, non-invasive method of increasing circulation and joint flexibility, reducing muscle spasms and cramping. Regular massage also improves general health by increasing circulation, decreasing &relieving stress-related tension, improving relaxationand softening injured or overused muscles. Massage can help to stimulate the body’s natural healing ability and is recommended to treat injury and pain.
Effective Therapeutic Treatment of:
- Low Back Pain/Injury
- Neck Pain/stiffness/Whiplash
- Sport Injuries/Performance
- Pregnancy discomforts
- Sprains/Strains/Muscle Spasm
- Arthritis Conditions
- Joint Disfunctions
- Repetitive Strain Injuries
- Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
- Thoracic Outlet Syndrome
At Vcare Physio & Rehab, Therapeutic Massage is an important part of establishing and maintaining optimal health and well-being. Massage therapy involves hands on treatment of the “soft tissues” skin, muscles, ligaments, tendons and fascia as well as joints. Our Massage Therapist will conduct a thorough health history and assessment. Together with the client determine the best individual treatment plan. The treatment will take place in a safe, comfortable and private treatment room.Our Massage Therapist is trained to use a variety of therapeutic techniquesand may recommend home exercises to assist in your care.
Benefits for Any Age or Lifestyle
Massage Therapy is beneficial for
- Soft Tissue Rehabilitation
- Improved Circulation
- Improved Joint Mobility
- Relief of Pain
- Stress Management
- Body Awareness
- Health Maintenance
- Chronic Muscular Tension
- Lymph Drainage
Whether you are a competitive athlete, a patient recovering from an injury or illness, or simply someone who enjoys working in the garden, massage therapy offers benefits for people of any age and lifestyle. Please contact Vcare Physio & Rehab for more information or to schedule an appointment.
Are there conditions where massage is not recommended?
Yes, massage therapy is not recommended in a very few ocassions. Some examples would include diarrhoea or vomiting, around the area of an open wound, and certain conditions such as heart disease, asthma or epilepsy would require medical approval. Our registered masssge therapist will know whether or not you may recieve treatment.
Can I ask for more pressure during a massage?
We encourange patients to be open our massage therapist if they have any special request. However, it is important to remember that in most cases more pressure does not equal more effective.
Are your treatments suitable for children?
Absolutely! Registered Massage Therapists can treat patients of all age groups
Does my insurance cover your services?
We accept health benefit insurance plans. We can help you obtain as much information as possible about your available coverage before you begin treatment with any of our practitioners.
How long does a treatment session take?
An average treatment session can lasts 15-90 minutes. Time may vary depending on each patient’s need.
Do I need a doctor's referral to see a Registered Massage Therapist?
No, you do not need a referral from your family doctor or any other health care professional
Is there anything I need to do to prepare for my treatment?
It is important to stay hydrated the day before and the same day as your massage. However, do not drink too much water right before your treatment. You may also benefit from drinking water after the session has been completed.
What if I need to cancel or don’t show up for my scheduled appointment?
Your appointment time is reserved especially for you. We require 24 hours, or one business day, notice of a cancellation by telephone. Late cancellations or unattended appointments will incur a $20 fee.