We offer more than a simple massage. Our therapists are equipped with a whole range of massage techniques they can use as tools to solve your body's needs. We encourage clients to tell their therapist how they are feeling that day. Armed with that knowledge, the therapist can approach the issues with focus. With our certified massage technicians, you can expect respect, privacy, knowledge, and the peace of mind that you're receiving the best and most complete care available.
To us, massage is both an art and a science.
Massage is considered by many to be an art, but there is a scientific basis for it as well. Researchers have studied the value of massage to treat everything from back pain to depression. To ensure that each treatment is specialized for you, we take a health profile when you first arrive.
If you're interested in learning more about the benefits of massage, you may wish to review the research summaries below. They are a good starting point to educating yourself to what massage can and can't do.
Touch Research Medical Institute: Summaries of over 90 medical studies regarding the effects of massage.
"The Touch Research Institute is dedicated to studying the effects of touch therapy. The TRIs have researched the effects of massage therapy at all stages of life, from newborns to senior citizens. In these studies theTRIs have shown that touch therapy has many positive effects…."
Medscape Today – Massage therapy studies and results in the news, useful in treating Fibromyalgia and many others.