The Registered Massage Therapists at Higgins Chiropractic have completed their competency-based education recognized by the Government of Ontario. They are knowledgeable in anatomy, physiology, physical assessment, neurology, sports injuries, ethics and other subjects. As well, they have successfully completed examinations by The College of Massage Therapists of Ontario, and participate in continuing education and Quality Assurance Programs that help them maintain high professional standards for their clients.
Massage therapy is a preventative intervention involving a range of techniques to manipulate the soft tissues and joints of the body. The purpose of massage therapy is to prevent, develop, maintain, rehabilitate or augment physical function or relieve pain. It is a health option that achieves undeniable results in the relief of an array of discomforts stemming from stress, muscular over-use and many chronic pain syndromes.
Massage Therapy is very effective in the treatment of the following: headaches, migraines, TMJ dysfunction, tendonitis, arthritic pain, whiplash/MVA, pain, sports injuries, pregnancy, Lymphatic Drainage, and more.