Massage Therapy

Massage therapy is used to reduce muscle spasms, 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 the muscle and its casing.

Standard pricing for massages:

$110 – 90 minutes

$80 – one hour

$50 – 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.

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Massage therapy sessions are extremely good and well received. They are a good value. I do refer this office very often and not always for just the adjustments.

C.K. Dudley

The massage therapist was exceptionally professional and demonstrated extensive knowledge of treatment techniques. The results of the deep tissue massage were immediate and surprisingly effective. Prior to my treatment I would frequently awake during the night due to discomfort. After treatment, I sleep through the night.

Alan S.

My massage each time is just wonderful. Every area of pain and tightness was addressed and I felt like a million bucks when finished. My therapist took her time and did not rush and was very concerned about my needs and ensured that I was please and satisfied. The room was clean and inviting and the music so peaceful.

Virginia J.