Remedial massage is widely regarded as a scientific and powerful form of manual soft tissue therapy. Remedial Massage effectively reduces your pain and restores function to your muscles, nerves, fascia and other connective tissues. In addition to this, it enhances other systems in your body, which may have been impaired due to injury, dysfunction or overuse.
Remedial massage is often thought of as a massage that is really hard and deep, but this is simply not the case.
The official definition of remedial massage is:
“a massage that includes the assessment and treatment of dysfunction, supported by a treatment plan and documented treatment notes”.
While there may be some deep tissue work in your massage, deep tissue massage is simply a technique that is used to treat, and should be used in combination with several other techniques which may include;
At The Body Refinery, your massage is all about you. Our experienced remedial therapists will use varying degrees of appropriate hands-on pressure during your massage. This variety will improve the integrity and function of both muscles and your body as a whole, so you can immediately begin to feel the positive, powerful changes that so many of our clients enjoy every day.
An initial remedial massage appointment is usually 60 minutes, however, we do recommend 90 minutes for a more comprehensive session. Your initial consultation will involve a short consultation and assessment followed by the treatment. Following your initial massage you may choose to have 30-minute appointments, however, most of our clients feel that 60-90 minutes gives them a better outcome.
Remedial massage is claimable through private health. Our therapists are covered by all health funds. Contact your health fund directly to find out if you qualify for a rebate.
To book your remedial massage in our New Farm studio in Brisbane, click here, or call 07 33583915