Whilst massage therapy aims to help alleviate immediate muscular aches and pain resulting from accumulated imbalance of tissue tension and adhesions due to various factors including lifestyle and exercise regimes. Physiotherapy provides a more in depth treatment process, which looks at, not only the specific injury but other health related conditions and contributing factors that may affect your performance and general wellbeing. Thus, allowing a fuller diagnostic assessment of the root cause of your symptoms, following which you will be provided with a clinical diagnosis and a proposed treatment plan.
You will also be given specific on-going management strategies which will include corrective and/or rehabilitative exercises. These will be monitored and re-evaluated regularly, to ensure fast and effective treatment benefits and longer term fulfilment of being pain free.
Conditions Melissa can treat:
- Sports Injuries
- Tendon injuries
- Post Fracture & Surgery
- Repetitive Injuries
- General Orthopaedics
- Arthritic & Degenerative Conditions
- Spinal & postural problems
- Running & Cycling related problems
- Biomechanical Related Conditions
- Gait/Postural Correction
- Pregnancy Related Muscular & Joint Pain
If you have a condition, not highlighted in the above list, please contact me for a further discussion.