Massage Services in Yakima
Visit your Massage Therapist in Yakima soon!
Massage therapy is more than relaxing me-time in Yakima! Studies continue to prove the physical and emotional benefits of even a single massage therapy session.
- Relieves Stress
- Encourages Relaxation
- Improves Posture
- Lowers Blood Pressure
- Relaxes Muscles
- Improves Flexibility and Range of Motion
- Relieves Headaches
- Promotes Deeper Breathing
- Improves Rehabilitation after injury
The Power of Massage
Experts estimate that upwards of ninety percent of disease is stress related. Nothing ages us faster, internally and externally, than high stress. While eliminating anxiety and pressure altogether in this fast-paced world may be idealistic, massage can, without a doubt, help manage stress. This translates into:
- Decreased anxiety
- Enhanced sleep quality
- Greater energy
- Improved concentration
- Increased circulation
- Reduced fatigue
Increase the Benefits with Frequent Massage Treatments
Getting a massage can do you a world of good and getting massage frequently can do even more. Taking part in this form of regularly scheduled self-care can play a huge part in how healthy you'll be and how youthful you'll remain with each passing year. Budgeting time and money for bodywork at consistent intervals is truly an investment in your health. Consider massage appointments a necessary piece of your health and wellness plan, and work with your practitioner to establish a treatment schedule that best meets your needs.
What is Medical Massage?
Medical Massage is result oriented and the treatment is specifically directed to resolve conditions that have been diagnoses and prescribed by a Physician, Chiropractor, or Physical Therapist. The Massage Practitioner may use a variety of modalities or procedures during the service, but will focus the Medical Massage Treatments only on the areas of the body related to the diagnoses and prescription.
Why a prescription is necessary to perform Medical Massage?
In order for the Massage Practitioner to state that they are treating someone, they must first be able to legally determine what it is they are actually treating.
Since it is beyond a Licensed Massage Practitioner’s scope of practice to diagnose, they must work from a doctor’s prescription if they are claiming to treat a specific condition. Talk with your medical practitioner to request a prescription, if you feel you may benefit from massage for your medical conditions.
What are the benefits of Medical Massage Therapy?
- Release tight and sore muscles
- Helps relieve nerve compression or entrapment
- Deactivates myofascial trigger points
- Decreases pain and Inflammation
- Alleviates stress and improves circulation
- Improve digestive mobility
- Increase flexibility and range of motion
- Calms the nervous system
- Improves posture and coordination
- Helps prevent future chronic pain conditions by effectively dealing with the cause of the problem and eliminating it.
As powerful and Medical Massage Therapy can be, in certain cases it may be contraindicated. Please consult with your physician or health care provider to determine the appropriate treatment protocol.
At Sole Therapy Day Spa in Yakima we offer a wide variety of massage services for our customers, all provided by Licensed Massage Therapists. Please check out the Menu of Spa Services to learn more about the massages services offered at our Yakima Day Spa!
Insurance Coverage of Medical Massage
Sole Therapy Medical Day Spa is a Preferred Provider for medical massage services with these insurance companies:
Coordinated Care Health
LifeWise Health Plan of Washington
PIP / L&I
Premera Blue Cross
We can also provide "Out of Network" massage therapy to patients who are covered by:
When you call to make your appointment, give us your medical insurance information so that we can pre-approve your massage benefits.
Schedule your massage at Sole Therapy Day Spa in Yakima, WA today!