Whether you're dealing with a sports-related injury or general body aches, you'll benefit from getting a medical massage. Trust a licensed massage therapist at Del Sol Community Wellness to carry out this holistic healing technique.
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Medical massage therapy is the use of massage therapy as treatment for or in consideration of one or more medical conditions. A licensed massage therapist with expertise in medical massage has more education and understanding of common and less common medical diagnoses, and utilizes massage techniques that will have the most effect with any present medical condition.
Injury rehabilitation massage therapy is the use of specific massage techniques designed to quickly and efficiently help the body heal and recover after injuries small and large, and to prevent any additional injuries. A licensed massage therapist specializing in injury rehabilitation has had additional training and experience with a wide variety of injuries and is able to utilize specific techniques during every phase of injury to quickly and safely help the body heal, and to help patients prevent future injuries.
"She took away pain that I have been living with for a while."
"She knows what she's doing."
"Catherine is amazing, every visit is 5 stars."
"Catherine always listens to what you feel is going on with your body, the aches and pains, and then goes to work. I not only feel better directly afterwards but can feel the improvement in my performance and training in the following days."
"Very good at understanding my challenges and providing a clear therapeutic approach."
"I like how I FEEL!"
"Catherine is very knowledgeable!"
"It's been a pleasure to work with Catherine. We have made tremendous progress in regard to my back pain. Her kindness, skill and professionalism keep me coming back!"
"Catherine always listens to my needs and I always feel better when I leave."
"Catherine is amazing and I highly recommend her work and her wellness center. I walk in with back pain and I walk out pain free with take-home techniques to continue my healing."
Catherine's background is in health care. She has worked as both a CNA and an EMT, and in total has spent more than fifteen years in the health care industry, with ten of those spent in the hospital system. From the emergency department to an inpatient psychiatric facility to radiology, the laboratory and many other departments, Catherine has care for many populations of people through many settings, and massage is what she loves best.
Because of her health care background, Catherine takes a very scientific and clinical approach to massage and to holistic health care. She also understands how many medical conditions and medications work inside the body and how massage and essential oils work for you and your specific circumstances. She'll tailor your massage and treatment plan in consideration of your medical or health conditions, as well as any medications or supplements you're taking in order to achieve your unique physical and health goals. This means you will truly experience holistic care-care that addresses you as a whole person.
Catherine graduated from the Denver School of Massage Therapy in 2005. She has studied over 35 modalities of massage and bodywork, has more than 800 hours of formal study and has thousands of hours of practical, hands-on experience. Her specialties are medical massage, injury rehabilitation and sports massage. In addition, she has pursued advanced training in CranioSacral Therapy through the Upledger Institute.
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Thoracic Outlet Syndrome
Rotator Cuff Injury
Muscle Sprains and Strains
Numbness and/or Tingling
Pre- and Post-Surgical
Treatment / Rehabilitation:
Thoracic Outlet Syndrome
Labral Tear (Shoulder, Hip, ect.)
Knees (ACL, PCL, MCL, LCL, meniscus)
Decreased Range of Motion/Loss of Strength
Numbness and Tingling