Massage Tallahassee Benefits and Conditions Treated as Discussed by a Massage Therapist

posted by Dr. Eric Pragle, DC, LMT

Clients of all ages seek benefit from therapeutic massage for conditions such as:

  • Tension headaches- dull, annoying headaches from muscle tension & stress
  • Neck Pain- aching, dull pain in right or left shoulder
  • TMJ dysfunction- difficulty chewing or popping and clicking of jaw
  • Whiplash- cervical strain/sprain usually from past car accidents, sports injuries or slip and falls
  • Thoracic Outlet syndrome (weakness or heaviness of arm or hand, numbness)
  • Shoulder Pain/Rotator Cuff Injury
  • Car accident/ auto accident
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome- tingling & numbness in fingers or hand, weakness in hand -dropping objects
  • Elbow Pain/ Tennis Elbow/golfers elbow
  • Sciatica - pain in back, hip and down the back of the leg
  • Piriformis Syndrome/Hip Pain - dull ache in buttock or pain after sitting or walking for a long time
  • Tendinitis-dull ache or tenderness when bending shoulder, elbow, wrists, knees etc.
  • Shin Splint
  • Pinched Nerve in neck or back
  • Chest pains/Rib Pain (unrelated to cardiovascular system)
  • Low Back Pain
  • Heel pain (Plantar Fasciitis)- sharp pain in the heel especially with first few steps after waking up in the morning
  • Scoliosis

BENEFITS OF MASSAGE:

  • Increase blood flow to stimulate healing
  • Improve range of motion for the involved joint
  • Create body balance for improved posture
  • Release trigger points or adhesions
  • Flush toxins from muscle knots
  • Injury Rehabilitation
  • Pain Relief
  • Circulate lymph to trigger the body's healing
  • Stretch muscles
  • Teach client optimal stretching techniques
  • Relaxation

Pragle Chiropractic And Massage Therapy utilizes massage and gentle chiropractic to help people to heal from conditions and injuries.  Please visit www.praglechiro.com to learn more.