Massage Therapist, LMT
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Baldwin, NY 11510
The focus of my practice for the past 22 years has been medical (orthopedic) massage for neck, back and shoulder conditions, TMJ dysfunction and headaches. I have extensive experience with auto accident victims and have collaborated with MD's, Chiropractors, Physical Therapists and Acupuncturists.
(516) 203-1264
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Baldwin, NY 11510
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The focus of my practice for the past 22 years has been medical (orthopedic) massage for neck, back and shoulder conditions, TMJ dysfunction and headaches. I have extensive experience with auto accident victims and have collaborated with MD's, Chiropractors, Physical Therapists and Acupuncturists.

Who can practice massage in Baldwin?
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 Baldwin 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 Baldwin LMT must then pass a certification exam.
What are the benefits of Baldwin massage?
Clients use massage in Baldwin 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 Baldwin can help prevent fibrosis or scar tissue, increase the flow of lymph, and improve sleep. Baldwin 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 Baldwin 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.