Massage Therapist, LMT, PTA, MLD, CDT
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Rochester, New York 14626
"I am a therapeutic massage therapist who specializes in back and neck issues, which includes migraine headaches. I have a background in physical therapy, which includes training under 3 back and neck specialists. I have extensive knowledge of the workings of the muscles and their pain patterns. I have trained in trigger point therapy, myofascial release, craniosacral therapy and other styles that helps me customize my massages for the best style for that client. Go to www.healingmassageretreat.com to book an appointment today."
(585) 598-9297
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Rochester, New York 14626
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"I am a therapeutic massage therapist who specializes in back and neck issues, which includes migraine headaches. I have a background in physical therapy, which includes training under 3 back and neck specialists. I have extensive knowledge of the workings of the muscles and their pain patterns. I have trained in trigger point therapy, myofascial release, craniosacral therapy and other styles that helps me customize my massages for the best style for that client. Go to www.healingmassageretreat.com to book an appointment today."

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