Massage Therapy

Massage therapy is used to reduce muscle spasm, increase circulation, increase lymphatic flow and most importantly, to reduce stress. We believe it is a great compliment to chiropractic care and focuses on keeping the muscles healthy and balanced.

Our trained and licensed therapists offer a variety of types of massage, with many specializing in a special technique called myofascial release. This massage technique, in particular, helps to free adhesions within muscle and its casing.

Standard pricing for massages:

$100 - 90 minutes

$70 - one hour

$40 - half hour

Why Massage for Pain Relief Is So Effective

You know it makes you feel good but does massage therapy really help pain and is it beneficial for your body? The short answer is yes. Massage therapy is a great part of the treatment protocol for pain relief and management. And, there’s science behind it and research to back it up. One question I am often asked is “How can massage therapy assist in my recovery from or the management of my pain?” Here’s what you need to know about massage for pain relief:

The well-known benefits of massage therapy include:

  • mental and physical relaxation
  • increased circulation and lymphatic flow
  • reduction in muscles spasm
  • increased flexibility and even lessening of scar tissue and adhesions in the soft tissue

Why Life Care Chiropractic and Wellness

All of our massage therapists are licensed by the Maryland Board of Chiropractic and Massage Therapy Examiners. Our massage therapists can do any type of massage from a light relaxing Swedish massage to deep tissue depending on the needs of the patient. We also offer myofascial release which is a technique focused on removing adhesions between the muscle and the fascia to relieve pain and increase flexibility. Go ahead and schedule an appointment today – massage for pain relief really works.

Read more on how massage therapy relieves pain.