Massage Therapist, Gary, E, Aldrich, B.A., L.M.T.
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Largo, Florida 33770
"As a licensed practitioner for the past 33 years, my primary focus is THERAPEUTIC massage, although I also am skilled at providing soothing relaxation massage to help with everyday stress. Treating people for problems with pain or dysfunction however, is my specialty. I use Neuromuscular and Craniosacral therapies which address your muscular and fascial problems as well as the energetic aspects that contribute to overall health and healing. Expert in addressing issues arising from auto accidents, falls or prior injuries.I also promise to work WITHIN your levels of comfort to achieve the results you desire."
(727) 474-0361
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Largo, Florida 33770
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"As a licensed practitioner for the past 33 years, my primary focus is THERAPEUTIC massage, although I also am skilled at providing soothing relaxation massage to help with everyday stress. Treating people for problems with pain or dysfunction however, is my specialty. I use Neuromuscular and Craniosacral therapies which address your muscular and fascial problems as well as the energetic aspects that contribute to overall health and healing. Expert in addressing issues arising from auto accidents, falls or prior injuries.I also promise to work WITHIN your levels of comfort to achieve the results you desire."
Colette e Fontana, Massage Therapist
Massage Therapist, LMT
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Largo, Florida 33771
"After working for 23 years as a massage therapist, I have acquired the skills, techniques and experience to give my clients the results they want, whether they are seeking stress relief, pain relief or a wellness massage. Each session is tailored to address your particular concerns and issues at the time, and will incorporate various techniques to achieve optimal results and satisfaction. I am a firm believer that relaxing the body and mind causes the body to self-heal and balance itself, and strive to provide this to my clients."
(727) 853-6397
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Largo, Florida 33771
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"After working for 23 years as a massage therapist, I have acquired the skills, techniques and experience to give my clients the results they want, whether they are seeking stress relief, pain relief or a wellness massage. Each session is tailored to address your particular concerns and issues at the time, and will incorporate various techniques to achieve optimal results and satisfaction. I am a firm believer that relaxing the body and mind causes the body to self-heal and balance itself, and strive to provide this to my clients."

Who can practice massage in Largo?
Most states have licensing requirements that must be met before a practitioner (a 'masseuse' or 'masseur') can use the title 'Massage Therapist', and some states require a license to practice any form of massage. Licensed Massage Therapists in Largo have obtained the highest level of authentication. They must complete academic coursework in anatomy and physiology, as well as on the application of massage and bodywork, business and ethics, and specialized massage techniques. The Largo LMT must then pass a certification exam.
What are the benefits of Largo massage?
Clients use massage in Largo because it relieves pain from muscle aches and sprains, muscle injuries and other causes of pain. It reduces stress and helps clients relax, and can decrease feelings of anxiety and depression by stimulating the release of endorphins and serotonin. Massage therapy in Largo can help prevent fibrosis or scar tissue, increase the flow of lymph, and improve sleep. Largo massage therapy can help rehabilitate sports injuries.

How does massage work?
Massage involves working and acting on the body using pressure from the hands, fingers, elbows, knees, forearm, or feet of the massage therapist. The Largo massage therapist focuses on muscles, tendons, ligaments, myofacia, skin, joints, or other connective tissue, as well as lymphatic vessels, or organs of the gastrointestinal system.