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Massage Therapy Clinic

Massage Therapy is the assessment of soft tissue and joints of the body and the treatment and prevention of physical dysfunction. Massage therapy helps to alleviate soft tissue discomfort and occupational stress, as well as muscular over use, injuries and chronic pain syndromes. Treatment will have a therapeutic effect to improve and maintain health by acting directly on the muscular, nervous, lymphatic and circulatory system.

Book an appointment

To schedule an appointment, please call 416-224-6948.

How can massage therapy help you?

In today's fast paced and stressful world it is exceedingly important to maintain good health and well-being. Many of today's health problems arise from stress because stress depresses the immune system, increases muscle tension and causes headaches. It has been proven that massage has the opposite effect.

Massage therapy is not only safe and effective when used for stress management, but is also used to help people obtain relief from many specific problems.

Benefits of massage therapy

  • Decrease muscle tone / tension
  • Decrease pain
  • Decrease swelling
  • Decrease muscle spasm
  • Increase muscle length
  • Increase circulation
  • Induce a state of relaxation
  • Promote tissue health

What is aquatic massage therapy?

Aquatic Massage Therapy (AMT) is a water-based treatment that uses the low-gravity provided by hydrostatic pressure in a warm therapeutic pool. The goal of AMT is to improve soft tissue mobility by facilitating movements that are not possible on land. This program is designed for individuals with fibromyalgia, chronic fatigue, sleep disturbances, stroke, arthritic conditions, and other musculoskeletal disorders.

Does my insurance company cover massage?

Yes, some insurance policies cover massage therapy, but only to a certain amount. So check with your personal benefits package or your insurance company.

Is massage therapy covered by OHIP?

Unfortunately, it is not covered by the Ontario Health Insurance Plan.

Do my benefits at work cover massage therapy?

Some benefit packages do cover massage therapy to a certain amount. Check your benefits package for details.

What can I expect when I get my first massage?

On your first visit your medical history form will be reviewed. An initial assessment will be performed which may include muscle, neurological, range of motion and postural testing. This will help to tailor a treatment plan to meet your individual needs.

Location and contact

Massage Therapy Clinic

St. John's Rehab
285 Cummer Avenue,
Toronto, ON M2M 2G1

Phone: 416-224-6948

Clinic Brochure

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