In this 200th anniversary year of the birth of Henry David Thoreau, each of us can increase our health and well-being by applying his guidance to our regular exercise activities. Thoreau, one of t ...View Article
You are using an outdated browser. Please upgrade your browser to improve your experience.
Keyes To Health massage providers are all Registered Massage Therapists (RMTs), licensed to practice in the Province of Ontario. If you have group health benefits from work, have had a motor-vehicle accident or WSIB compensable injury, chances are you will be covered.
Patients with the following conditions are commonly seen in massage therapy practice:
painful or tight muscles
neck and back pain
motor vehicle injury pain
pain in the arms and legs
pain from WSIB injuries
joint pain and arthritis
prenatal and postnatal pain
muscle wasting from inactivity
repetative strain inuries (such as carpal tunnel, tennis elbow)
Typically massage therapy is pain-free; however there may be some discomfort or soreness during or after a treatment if a muscle is inflamed and/or strained. Many people leave the session feeling very relaxed. If there are any conditions that the Massage Therapist deems more serious or may benefit from other treatments or investigations, Keyes to Health's multidisciplinary integrated clinic allows for streamlined referrals to any of our other health care services (Chiropractic Care, Acupuncture), usually on the same day.
No, Massage Therapy can be used for stress relief and general relaxation.
Yes, but it is not necessary to remove all articles of clothing. Patients may keep clothing on areas that are not being worked on. The patient is covered by a sheet and/or blanket. Your massage therapist is a licensed health professional, and consequently complete discretion is practiced.
30, 45, 60 and 90 minute sessions are available. The duration of the session includes the entire time scheduled with the massage therapist. This includes time that may be required for preparation and assessment as well as the massage.
Yes! Many pregnant women endure back pain, neck pain and other musculoskeletal conditions as a result of their foreward shifting gravity lines. The massage therapists at Keyes To Health are experienced with managing patients with theses changes, and can provide tremendous relief.
Some insurance companies may require a prescription from a physician or chiropractor explaning why massage therapy is needed. Please check with your insurance carrier to determine the requirements.
If your question has not been addressed, please contact the Keyes To Health clinic by phone or drop us an email using the email the doctor link found below.