If you are new to massage therapy and manual osteopathic treatment we understand that you might have some questions. We are confident that we have the answers to your inquiries.

Below are the answers to the questions that are most commonly asked about massage therapy treatment. Should you have additional questions please feel free to contact us.

Question:

Will my extended healthcare plan cover the costs of massage therapy and/or manual osteopathic treatments? 

Answer:

Yes. Most extended healthcare plans include massage therapy and manual osteopathic treatments and some even have on-line billing. Some plans ask you to first receive a physician's referral. Prior to booking your first appointment confirm with your insurance company that massage therapy is covered and if you need a doctors referral first.

Question:

How will massage and manual osteopathic therapy benefit me?

Answer:

With professional massage and manual osteopathic therapy you can experience relief from muscular tension and pain, receive increased range of motion and a reduction of mental stress levels. Massage and manual osteopathic therapy are natural healing processes that can deliver both physical and emotional benefits.

Treatments are specifically tailored to meet your needs.

Question:

How often will I need treatments?

Answer:

Your body can let you know. Some people require only a few sessions to treat a specific problem, while others become regular users of manual therapy as both proactive and preventative healthcare. Massage can help maintain good muscle tone, flexibility, and help correct muscular injuries.

Question:

How old does a person need to be to receive manual therapy?

Answer:

Any age. Massage therapy and manual osteopathic treatments are effective from birth until palliative care stages.

Question:

Which regions of my body get treated?

Answer:

The therapist will ask you what you want to get out of the session. You will also be asked to describe any chronic problems that you are experiencing. This will determine the appropriate regions of your body that need attention. A typical full-body massage involves your back, neck, shoulders, arms, legs, feet, and hands.

Question:

Will I experience muscle soreness following a treatment?

Answer:

Most people report feeling very relaxed, and often experience significant relief from aches, pains and stress after a treatment. However, some people, especially those who require deep-tissue therapy, experience mild muscle soreness which may last a day or two. Once the soreness is gone, they often notice heightened energy levels and an increased range of motion.

Question:

Do you offer massage gift certificates?

Answer:

Yes we do! A therapeutic massage is a great way to show someone how much you care. For details please contact us.