Milpitas Spine Center offers a wide range of therapeutic massages to suit your specific needs; whether prescribed by our doctors as part of your treatment, or as a stand-alone, relaxing stress reliever.
Our therapists use a variety of hands-on methods and specific techniques depending on the patient’s specific needs. These techniques promote blood circulation, relieve tension and stress, boost the nervous system, and help the immune and lymphatic system.
Releases endorphins and aids recovery from acute and chronic pain syndromes by utilizing specific massage therapy, including the pressure of trigger points.
A vigorous system of treatment designed to energize the body by stimulating circulation. Five basic strokes are used to manipulate the soft tissues of the body.
Deep Tissue Massage
Affects the sub-layer of musculature and fascia. These techniques require advanced training and a more thorough understanding of anatomy and physiology.
Fascia is a thin tissue that covers all the organs of the body, every muscle, and every fiber within each muscle. Injured muscle fiber causes short, tight fibers and tension in the fascia, extending pain throughout the myofascial structure, sometimes causing pain far from the original site. Myofascial Release stretches and releases the fascia of these Myofascial Trigger Points, guided by feedback that the therapist feels from the patient’s body.
Trigger Point Myotherapy
Consists of trigger point compression, myomassage, passive stretching, and a regime of corrective exercises to reduce myofascial pain and increase range of motion, strength, and endurance.
brings increased awareness of your own ability to influence your health. Your body replenishes itself as your mind refocuses away from tension, pain, and stress.