Vancouver, BC – Living in a fast-paced environment is commonly associated with stress, anxiety, and physical discomfort. Most adults experience back pain, neck pain, and soft tissue injuries from work, parenting, and other lifestyle choices. To help individuals remain refreshed and energized, the practitioners at CC Massage Therapy offer registered massage therapy services. They understand that unprofessional care causes additional discomfort and pain, which is why the team is trained and experienced in boosting inner body health in the long term.
Registered massage therapy uses touch to manipulate the body’s soft tissues, resulting in increased blood flow, relaxation, and relief. To offer the service at the clinic, a therapist must study neurology, anatomy, physical assessment, physiology, and pathology from educational institutions recognized by the Canadian government. At the training, they learn to improve soft tissue and joint health through manual manipulation of tendons, connective tissues, ligaments, and muscles coupled with evidence-informed therapeutic exercises.
The massage therapists in Vancouver focus on the deepest layers of the surrounding tissues while performing a deep tissue massage. With slow deep strokes, the therapists break up scar tissues which form after an injury or highly stressful activities. Unlike other techniques that focus on relaxation, deep-tissue massages treat muscle pain, reduce tension, and improve stiffness. The Swedish massage service involves long, soft, kneading strokes on the topmost layers of the muscles. The technique is popular for clients who require stress relief and rejuvenation.
CC Massage Therapy offers prenatal massage services to increase blood flow and release tension from pregnancy. Besides relaxing the nervous system and releasing feel-good hormones, prenatal massages relieve swelling, headaches/sinus congestion, and insomnia. Student registered massage therapists travel to clients’ homes or offices to provide the clinic’s mobile massages. In addition to registered massage therapy, the clinic has sauna and shower services to help clients recover better. High-temperature exposure from the sauna/shower helps blood vessels expand, improving circulation and lowering blood pressure. The sauna also aids in recovery after intense physical activity, relaxes muscles, and soothes pain/aches in muscles/joints.
Before the treatment, CC Massage Therapy advises clients to arrive 10 minutes early to fill out the patient intake and consent to treatment forms, where they input their plan number, plan member number, and insurance details. From there, the massage therapist guides the client to the treatment room, examines the patient’s intake form, and understands the specific issues that need attention. Depending on the client’s problem, the therapist may perform special tests to help them uncover the cause of the pain/discomfort.
The therapist then directs the client on how to position themselves on the massage table before leaving the room. With the information provided in the intake forms, the therapist chooses the most appropriate treatments to address symptoms or meet other needs. After the treatment, the therapist may suggest stretching and strengthening exercises.
To learn more about registered massage therapy, visit their website or call (778) 903-1828 to book an appointment. CC Massage Therapy is located at 1015 W King Edward Ave, Vancouver, BC V6H 1Z3, Canada.
CC Massage Therapy
1015 W King Edward Ave