Wendy Miller Sports & Remedial Therapies
SPORTS & REMEDIAL
Remedial & Sports massage is a great way to remedy soft tissue injuries, muscle tension, range of movement and flexibility. It prevents muscular & tendinous injuries, aids consistency in training, heals acute injuries properly and improves sporting performance and circulation.
An ancient Chinese therapy practiced today to help with pain management and sports rehabilitation. Cupping may help to reduce pain and inflammation, increase range of movement, enhance sporting performance and aid in the healing process.
INDIAN HEAD MASSAGE
Indian Head massage is a technique used on the head, shoulders, face, neck and upper arms. It helps to increase circulation to the scalp which improves hair condition and healthy hair growth, relaxes eye muscles, improves circulation, reduces tension, inflammation or pain, headaches, sinusitis and congestion, reduces stress, anxiety and promotes a feeling of well-being and calm.
IASTM (Instrument Assisted Soft Tissue Mobilisation) is a therapy in which medical graded steel tools are used to treat soft tissue dysfunction/myofascial restriction. They are used to detect and treat fascial restrictions, chronic inflammation, soft tissue fibrosis. It works by effectively breaking down any adhesions, scar tissue and fascial restrictions by applying the appropriate amount of pressure to the affected area.
Deep Tissue Massage has many benefits including, increase in range of movement in muscles & joints, aid with muscular aches & pains, reduce muscle tension and stiffness, improve blood flow and circulation to the muscles, break down any adhesions/knots held in the muscles.
Myofascial Release (MFR) is a hands-on technique used to help treat fascial pains, aches and tension which can be caused by tightness in the tissue.
A MFR treatment is a holistic therapy. No oils are used which allows the therapist to feel deeper into the tissue. By stretching the fascia it helps to ease muscle pain, release tension whilst improving mobility.
Kinesiology Taping helps to provide pain relief, reduce swelling, prevent cramp, speed up recovery, help to support muscles and joints, enhance weak muscles and help athletes to continue training while they are injured. It can be used for injuries such as frozen shoulder, shin splints, muscle strains, plantar fasciitis, lower back pain, sports injuries, tennis elbow, carpel tunnel syndrome, repetitive sprain injuries etc.
Swedish massage has many benefits including, reduction of muscle spasm, reduction of anxiety, improved sleep, muscle tone and lymphatic drainage. It helps reduce pain, boost energy levels and promotes the “feel good factor”.
Medical acupunture is the insertion of fine needs into sites of the body. It stimulates the body's central nervous system and encourages the brain and the nervous system to work with each other to block out pain being felt. It releases pain relieving endorphines which aids the body's natural healing process. As well as helping to relieve pain, it can also help to improve physical and emotional well-being.