What is Myofascial Release?

By: St. Thomas Massage Therapy, Jan 22, 2020
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All About Myofascial Release

Trauma, inflammatory responses, and/or surgical procedures create Myofascial restrictions that can produce tensile pressures of approximately 2,000 pounds per square inch on pain sensitive structures that do not show up in many of the standard tests (x-rays, myelograms, CAT scans, electromyography, etc.)

The medical approach is to drug patients so they temporarily are free from pain, but does nothing about the “straight-jacket” of pressure that is causing the pain. Traditional physical, occupational and massage therapy treats the symptoms caused by the pressure of the “straightjacket” of the Myofascial system, but does nothing about the “straightjacket” of pressure that causes and perpetuates the symptoms. This is why so many patients only have temporary results never seeming to get better with traditional therapy.

Only Myofascial Release treats the entire Myofascial mind/body completely.

Massage Therapy in St. Thomas, ON

St. Thomas Massage Therapy is a wellness center that offers massage therapy services such as reflexology, myofascial release, cupping, deep tissue massage, and visceral manipulation for pain relief. Natural treatment is also offered by our massage therapists for stress relief as it promotes good blood circulation that acts as an immunity booster. Holistic Treatment is also given for sport injury treatment. St. Thomas Massage Therapy is catering to patients in St. Thomas Ontario and other surrounding areas.

Deep Tissue Massage

Our services offer massage therapy to all ages, from children to senior adults. We design unique treatment plan to cater the patient’s personal needs. St. Thomas Massage Therapy Wellness Clinics also help people who suffers pain from excessive exercising and other physical injuries. Massage therapy relieves pain by providing pain relief through applied pressure that will result to muscle relaxation and increased blood circulation. Patient’s health, level of pain, and exercise routine are also factors in selecting which type of massage therapy suits the patient best.

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