Medical Massage St. Augustine
Medical Massage at the Pain Relief Centre is used to describe the type of massage. The massage therapists Others use many methods such as deep tissue massage, myofascial release and triggerpoint therapy as well as osteopathic techniques, cranial-sacral techniques and many more can be used to work with various medical conditions. Massage used in the medical field includes decongestive therapy used for lymphedema which can be used in conjunction with the treatment of breast cancer. Light massage is also used in pain management and palliative care. Carotid sinus massage is used to diagnose carotid sinus syncope and is sometimes useful for differentiating supraventricular tachycardia (SVT) from ventricular tachycardia. It, like the valsalva maneuver, is a therapy for SVT. However, it is less effective than management of SVT with medications. At the Pain Relief Centre medical massage is used to treat musculoskeletal conditions such as back pain, neck pain, and shoulder pain.