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Deep Tissue Massage

Deep Tissue Massage Rehabilitation

Massage therapy is a widely-understood method for helping people heal from an injury. It has many benefits, including reducing physical and mental stress, increasing blood flow, and helping prevent injury. Deep tissue massage is a specific kind of massage that shines at assisting in rehabilitation efforts.

Deep tissue massage.

What is Deep Tissue Massage Rehabilitation?

Deep tissue massage rehabilitation is the process of using therapeutic massage to help your body heal from an injury. It can be used on old injuries as well as more recent ones, which means that it can be extremely helpful for people with chronic pain stemming from previous damage. It is performed by a professional massage therapist who knows how to target their efforts.

Unlike traditional massage, deep tissue massage is rarely relaxing at the time. It is a therapeutic massage which is designed to help in the long-term, rather than being immediately enjoyable. In order to reach the deep tissue, the massage therapist needs to use quite a bit of pressure, which can be uncomfortable. However, the effects are often quite remarkable in the days following the process.

Deep tissue massage does not have to be painful. It is true that certain types of painful pressure can be helpful, but if you find the massage unbearably uncomfortable, our massage therapist can make changes to their process. Massage therapy at our clinic is always tailored to the patient.

What Deep Tissue Massage Does

The harder pressure and more intense movements of deep tissue massage are intended to break up old adhesions in the muscles, as well as other scar tissue. This scar tissue is often responsible for chronic pain, even though it is normal after an injury. However, once the injury has healed, the scar tissue remains, which can cause impaired function in the joint or area of the body.

Deep tissue massage also improves blood flow throughout the body, and many people find that it has a profound effect on their stress levels. For some people, this is because relief from pain decreases stress levels. For other people, the effect may be more related to the release of relaxing chemicals and hormones.

Contact Multicare Health Clinic for Therapeutic Massage Today

If you have pain from an old injury, we can help you find relief. Our team of professionals in Sioux City can evaluate your case and make sure that you are provided with the proper treatment, including therapeutic massage. To make an appointment, call (712) 276-4325 today. We offer a free initial consultation for all new patients!

Multicare Health Clinic

3930 STADIUM DR
SIOUX CITY, IA 51106
Phone Number: (712) 276-4325

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Testimonials

  • "After my knee surgery I was asked where I wanted to do my physical therapy, I chose Multicare Health Clinic and I'm so glad I did! Dr. Steve and the therapy assistants (Sara and Megan) are fabulous! They know what they're doing and they all really seemed to care about my recovery. I'm feeling fantastic! I'll definitely go back again whenever I need therapy or adjustments."
    Sheri J.
  • "After an accident at work I didn't think I'd ever get relief from my aching shoulder. But, the doctors at Multicare gave me adjustments and physical therapy and now I feel normal again."
    Cliff C.
  • "Dr. Sneller helped. I haven't been feeling dizzy anymore."
    Belinda B
  • "At night my right hand would go painfully numb at least 2-3 times where I could not sleep. Now, I don't have that pain and can get a full night sleep."
    Janet D.
  • "My shoulder and neck feel so much better. I now have the knowledge, motivation, desire and tools to keep up the exercises."
    Barb B.
  • "I'm so glad my sister referred me to Multicare! My elbow hasn't felt this good in a long time. Thanks to the great physical therapy team there."
    Ellen E.
  • "I leave here feeling confident that I have the resources to manage my pain and live normally, and that's priceless."
    Alycen V.
  • "I wasn't able to use my hand the way I should. After working with Dr. Sneller and the physical therapy team, I can use my hand again."
    Ivy I.
  • "Being able to present my back pain to three different professions in one place and knowing that they are working together to make me better is very comforting."
    Charlie P.
  • "After my consultatin with the doctors at Multicare Health Clinic, I understand how to address my balance issues."
    Anna A.
  • "My company encouraged all of us employees to get screened at Multicare. I didn't know what to expect. It was easy and I learned so much. The orthotics they prescribed really help me to feel more stable and confident at work."
    Jim J.
  • "I now can go a full week without pain and headaches."
    Luke W.
  • "Not only is my pain level down to zero, but what I'm really thrilled with, is that I have normal feeling in my hands."
    Jill L.
  • "I'm now a believer now! I didn't think chiropractic could help my foot problems. But after meeting with Dr. Pistello and Dr. Dave for a few weeks, I'm feeling so much better!"
    Gino G.
  • "There couldn't be a better physical therapy team in Siouxland! Not only did my knee feel so much better after six weeks, but I feel like I made new friends."
    Karla K.
  • "I'm a runner. When I wasn't able to run due to leg problems, I was devastated. But a consultation at Multicare Health Clinic identified the problem and after some adjustments, stimulation treatments and therapy, I'm running again!"
    Lisa L.
  • "I wasn't able to use my hand the way I should. After working with Dr. Sneller and the physical therapy team, I can use my hand again."
    Henry H.