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Medical and Orthopedic Massage
in St George Utah

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Understanding and Addressing Chronic Pain with Orthopedic Massage Therapy

Here is a common misconception I often hear in my practice as an orthopedic massage therapist. Many clients tell me they’ve suddenly woken up with neck or back pain, attributing it to “sleeping wrong.” However, the reality is often more complex, involving chronic postural issues developed over years.

Chronic posture issues arise from repetitive daily activities, such as sitting for prolonged periods, using computers, or even habitual standing postures. These activities can gradually lead to muscular imbalances and alignment deviations, not immediately noticeable. One day, these imbalances reach a tipping point, manifesting as pain or discomfort that doesn’t quickly resolve, unlike occasional minor aches.

Do you wake up and have a sore neck that doesn't go away? Orthopedic/Medical Massage can help retrain your posture in order to get rid of the pain.

This is where orthopedic massage therapy comes into play. Unlike standard relaxation massages, orthopedic massage specifically targets the structures and issues contributing to your pain and discomfort. Here’s how it can help:

  1. Identifying and Addressing Root Causes: Through a detailed assessment, we identify the specific muscles and joints affected by your chronic postural habits. This allows for a targeted approach to alleviate pain.

  2. Restoring Balance and Alignment: By focusing on the areas of tension, stiffness, or weakness, orthopedic massage works to restore muscular balance. This helps in realigning your posture over time.

  3. Promoting Long-Term Relief: While immediate relief is often experienced, the goal of orthopedic massage is to provide lasting solutions. By addressing the underlying causes of your discomfort, we aim to prevent recurrence of pain.

  4. Customized Treatment Plans: Every individual’s situation is unique, which is why I develop personalized treatment plans. These plans often include a combination of massage techniques, stretches, and sometimes exercises to do at home.

  5. Progressive Improvement: Most clients observe significant improvements within a few sessions. However, the number of sessions needed varies depending on the severity and duration of the postural issues.

It’s important to understand that while orthopedic massage therapy is highly effective, it is part of a holistic approach to wellness. Incorporating ergonomic practices, regular movement, and posture awareness into your daily life complements the therapy and enhances its benefits.

If you’re experiencing such discomfort, I would be glad to consult with you and discuss how orthopedic massage therapy can be tailored to your specific needs. Please feel free to reach out to schedule an appointment or to ask any questions you may have. Simply click the button below. 

May you live with no pain,


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