consists primarily of hands-on manipulation of the soft tissues of the body, specifically, the muscles, connective tissue, tendons, ligaments and joints for the purpose of optimizing health.
Massage Therapy treatments have a therapeutic effect on the body and optimizes health and well-being by acting on the muscular, nervous and circulatory systems. Physical function can be developed, maintained and improved; and physical dysfunction and pain and the effects of stress can be relieved or prevented through the use of Massage Therapy.
Diamond award for "Best Massage Therapy Clinic in Hamilton"
Conditions treated by Massage Therapy
Anxiety and depression
Asthma and Emphysema
Chronic Fatigue syndrome
Back, leg, and neck pain
Carpal tunnel syndrome (repetitive strain)
Fractures and edema
Inflammatory conditions such as arthritis and bursitis
Kyphosis and Scoliosis
Muscle tension and spasm
Pregnancy and labour support
Strains and sprains
Stress and stress related conditions
Modern massage techniques can be traced back to the 1700′s and the development of Swedish massage, the first systematic method of therapeutic massage based on physiology. Today’s Massage Therapists use their knowledge of anatomy and physiology to combine traditional Swedish and modern Massage Therapy techniques with exercise and other therapies to treat their clients.
Our Massage Therapists are trained in multiple modalities that will enhance your Massage Therapy experience.
All our Massage Therapists are registered with the College of Massage Therapists of Ontario.
At Hands that Heal Wellness Centre our goal is to provide you
with a broad spectrum of treatment options so that
your goal of achieving either recovery or optimal health is met
using our years of experience and expertise.