DR. SIMPSON has been a NY State licenced MASSAGE THERAPIST since 1984

Therapeutic massage involves manipulating the soft tissues of the body to prevent and alleviate pain, discomfort, muscle spasm, and stress. As in many kinds of therapy, therapeutic massage is one part of your overall chiropractic treatment plan.

DR. SIMPSON has been trained in many types of massage or soft tissue techniques, including:

  • Swedish
  • Myofascial Release
  • cross fiber friction
  • Ischemic compression
  • ART
  • SOT
  • Graston

Massage therapy effects:

  • Alleviate headache-associated pain.
  • Help improve your ability to walk with a normal and balanced gait
  • Improve your breathing as a result of a more relaxed diaphragm.
  • Improve your range of motion, muscle tone, and flexibility.
  • Increase your blood flow, which aids in the healing process and allows muscles to work more efficiently.
  • Reduce stiffness, pain and muscle tension.
  • Stimulate the body to release helpful chemicals such as endorphins.

Massage has been shown to be an effective treatment for a wide variety of health problems, including:

  • Stress.
  • Pain (chronic and temporary).
  • Myofascial pain.
  • Jaw disorders.
  • Injuries such as pulled or strained muscles and ligaments.
  • Headache.
  • Digestive disorders, including spastic colon and constipation.
  • Circulatory problems.
  • Carpal tunnel syndrome
  • Arthritis.

Massage is a part of every visit, but will vary between 10 and 45 minutes depending on the condition and your insurance company.