Massage therapy is one of the most impactful gifts you can give yourself and one of many treatments available through Heath Trowell, MD, of Activate IV and Cryotherapy LLC in Cumming and Alpharetta, Georgia. Skilled massage therapists offer a range of massage techniques geared toward specific needs and can customize your experience. Schedule a session today using the easy online booking tool or call the office to check appointment availability.
Massage Therapy is the scientific manipulation of the soft tissues of the body. Massage Therapy consists primarily of manual (hands-on) techniques such as applying fixed or movable pressure, holding, and moving muscles and body tissues. We offer sports, Swedish and deep tissue massage.
Swedish massage techniques are the approach most men and women are familiar with. This type of massage uses gentle, long strokes to help you relax and feel rejuvenated. Some additional massage options include:
Any type of massage can be customized, so be sure to speak up if you’d like more or less pressure or have an area you’d like to focus on.
Everyone responds to massage differently, but these are some of the most widely reported benefits of massage therapy:
For many men and women, the improvements achieved through regular massage therapy are impressive enough to prompt regular appointments with a trained massage therapist.
Massage therapy is a great option for most men and women, but there are certain conditions that could make you a poor candidate for massage therapy. Be sure to speak with your doctor if you have:
Cancer patients should also get medical clearance for massage and should communicate about their condition with their massage therapist.
If you’re ready to give massage therapy a try, call the office or book a session online. There are pricing options for individual sessions or monthly memberships that can save you money and include free oxygen therapy and NormaTecⓇ body compression.