Sport Massage Therapy in Thornhill for Athletes of Any Level
Sports massage therapy is one of the most efficient ways to prevent sports injuries during periods of high volume training, stress and activity. SEMI Thornhill's massage therapy is perfect for any active individual, from high-performance to amateur athletes, that's recovering from an injury or looking to improve his or her athletic performance.
Sports massage most commonly includes the application of pressure and kneading to muscles, joints, fascia, tendons, ligaments, skin, nerves, blood vessels and lymph vessels.
We offer comprehensive massage therapy from registered massage therapists in Thornhill.
What Does Sports Massage in Thornhill Help With?
SEMI's sports massage therapy in Thornhill has a myriad of positive benefits for a variety of sports injuries and conditions. These include:
- Expedited healing of sports injuries
- Loosening of tight, tired and achy muscles
- Increasing flexibility and range of motion
- Diminishing chronic pain
- Calming of the nervous system
- Lowering of heart rate and blood pressure
- Enhancing skin tone
- Strengthening the immune system
- Reducing tension headaches and mental stress
- Improving concentration
- Promoting restful sleep
- Aiding in mental relaxation
Are Sports Massage Therapists Regulated?
Absolutely. Massage therapists are regulated health professionals who demonstrate skill in a variety of massage therapies.
Only members of the College of Massage Therapists of a province or territory are permitted to use the title Massage Therapist or Registered Massage Therapist and use the letters MT or RMT with their names.
Registered Massage Therapists have completed a 2-3 (2,200 hour) diploma programme from a recognized massage therapy school.
Massage therapists participate in a Quality Assurance Programme that "assists them in he maintenance of high professional standards and quality care of their clients." - CMTO, 2003
Why Choose a Massage Therapist from SEMI?
SEMI's registered massage therapists use their knowledge of anatomy and physiology to combine traditional Swedish and modern sports massage therapy techniques with exercise and other therapies to treat our patients in Thornhill. They also work as members of our sports medicine team, thus increasing the efficiency in the total rehabilitation of your injury or condition.
Is Massage Therapy Covered by Provincial Healthcare Plans?
No, however many private and workplace insurance policies do provide coverage. A referral by a M.D. may or may not be necessary, so please consult with your insurance provider for more information about massage therapy in Thornhill.
Are you seeking a registered massage therapist to treat a sports injury or condition? SEMI's massage therapists excel in their field. Contact our sport massage therapy clinic in Thornhill today to set up an appointment or consultation.
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