Sometimes there’s nothing like a good massage to help you relax and revitalize yourself. And when you get it done in a smoothing spa environment by a professional massage therapist, that’s even better. Other times a professional massage is one of the most therapeutic treatments you can get for a chronic condition. Come see us here at Balance Med Spa & Salon to get a feel for our spa environment, or call us today to learn more about a massage with us and seeing a massage therapist in Lecanto, FL.
What does a massage therapist do?
This kind of certified medical professional practices massage therapy which is the gentle movement and manipulation of the soft tissues in your body. This includes the muscles, tendons, skin, and more. This work can be especially relaxing and revitalizing for many people, often helping them prepare for a day of work or helping them with certain health conditions. Massage therapy has been done for many, many years, and may be one of the oldest and most enduring therapies and treatments.
Massage therapy is much more than just a relaxing massage; it’s a form of integrative medicine as well as a therapy and treatment with a number of benefits. Reducing stress is one possible benefit of massage therapy. Reducing pain and muscle tension, and also improving circulation are others. The therapy can also help some patients cope with the stress and pain of conditions like cancer, heart disease, fibromyalgia, and others.
What is integrative medicine?
It’s medicine that’s about promoting the physical, mental, and spiritual wellness of patients. Massage therapy is a kind of integrative medicine, and it can be a part of a comprehensive treatment plan for a patient with a chronic condition. You’ll benefit from massage therapy even if all you want is simple stress reduction.
What conditions can massage therapy help with?
This may depend on the severity of the condition, but massage therapy may be able to help patients with conditions or symptoms like:
- Stress, anxiety, or depression
- Pain just about anywhere in the body
- Certain cancer symptoms
- Carpal tunnel syndrome
- Fractures, dislocations, sprains, or strains
- Gastrointestinal disorders
- Multiple sclerosis
- Parkinson’s disease
- Muscle tension
- And possibly other conditions too
Reach out to us today to learn more about the different conditions and symptoms massage therapy may help with.
Do you have a massage therapist in Lecanto, FL?
Yes! Balance Med Spa & Salon has Maureen Reid, a licensed massage therapist for the Lecanto area and beyond. She has over ten years of experience treating thousands of patients like you and patients with chronic diseases that cause weakness and pain. Maureen is fully capable of providing the massage therapy you need, and if you’ve been suffering from a chronic disease, her treatment may be life-changing for you. You can read Maureen Reid’s story and bio here. And if you’d like to come see her, you’re welcome to come by our clinic or make an appointment/consultation with her!
Where is your clinic located?
Balance Med Spa & Salon is located over at 2720 W Woodview Ln, Lecanto, FL 34461. You can come visit us today in-person if you like, or you can call us to make an appointment or consultation with us. Alternatively, you can book your appointment/consultation with us online. We’d be happy to see you or speak with you for any reason, so don’t hesitate to come by or contact us today, especially if you believe you’ll benefit from the services of a fully capable massage therapist!
We look forward to hearing from or seeing you soon at Balance Med Spa & Salon!