Myotherapy is a form of manual medicine focusing on the diagnosis, treatment and management of musculoskeletal pain..
Your Myotherapist will assess and physically treat your pain, injury and dysfunction affecting your movement and mobility. Myotherapy is applied in the preventative, corrective and rehabilitative phases of therapy to restore and maintain the normal integrity of the soft tissue structure (muscles, tendons, ligaments and fascia) of the human body.
Your pain or symptoms can vary in intensity and radiate to other areas. Other symptoms can include reduced range of motion of muscles and joints, stiffness, fatigue, weakness, numbness or a tingling sensation. There are many other symptoms depending on the condition and patients can have one or many symptoms.
Common conditions that your Soul2Sole Myotherapist can treat include:
Sporting & occupational injuries
Stiffness & pain associated with poor posture
Associated joint & vertebral dysfunction & pain
Acute & chronic conditions affecting function & mobility
Scoliosis / Kyphosis
Headaches / migraines
Acute and chronic stiff and painful neck
Chronic overuse syndromes – tendonitis, RSI, tennis/golfer’s elbow, carpal tunnel
Acute & chronic back pain / ‘sciatica’
Shoulder pain, impingement syndrome, frozen shoulder
Hand & finger numbness / tingling – thoracic outlet syndrome
Knee, leg & foot pain – shin splints, patella tracking dysfunction, runners knee, ankle sprains
Arthritis / Multiple Sclerosis
Pregnancy – pre/post natal complaints
Chronic fatigue syndrome, fibromyalgia
Pain & dysfunction associated with stress & tension
Rehabilitative stage of an injury or illness
What to expect from a myotherapy consultation:
Assessment – Clinical assessment is reliant on history taking, examination routines of particular joints or regions, assisted by highly developed tactile, palpatory skills and a thorough understanding of joint and muscular assessment process. Assessment of potential causes of dysfunction is also important, as is a detailed postural examination.
Treatment – Your treatment will involve one or many types of hands on modalities. Soft tissue manipulation, Trigger Point Therapy, dry needling, Myofascial release, Cupping, Thermal therapy / Cryotherapy, TENS machines, Postural assessment and correction, Corrective exercises (stretches, strength), Core stability exercises and a take home program. Diet and nutrition are also discussed during your treatment. certain minerals and vitamins will assist you in making a full recovery,quicker!
Want to be one step ahead of your competition? Your sports therapists have the experience you need when it comes to sports massage or sports rehabiltion. We have been involved with many elite sports clubs, triathlons from all walks of life and are highly qualified to assist you in attaining your desired physical goals.
Sports massage, like remedial massage, is designed to relieve your pain and prevent the build up of muscular tension. In addition it is targeted at enhancing performance, reducing the risk of injury and minimising post-training recovery time. Sports massage is also highly effective in the treatment of sports injuries.Feel free to ask your therapist about how we can help you achieve the results you want
Deep tissue massage
Want a firm massage to get right into those tight spots. let your therapist know what areas you would like worked on and we’ll get to those knots and release them for you. Deep tissue massage involves a combination of techniques, such as muscle stripping, cross fibre frictions & triggerpoint therapy, in addition to more advanced massage techniques such as myofascial release, cupping & muscle energy techniques. You will feel amazing.
Whether you are looking for relaxation, relief from the aches & pains associated with pregnancy or a way to combat the fluid retention in your lower legs and ankles, our specialised therapists can tailor your pregnancy massage to meet your needs. There are many contraindications ( areas that are not allowed to be massaged and only certain oils that can be used) when it comes to your pregnancy massage. Our specilised therapist know and understand the do’s and dont’s to protect you and your baby. With a specialised pregnancy pillow, you can comfortably lie on your stomach without the concern of putting pressure on your baby bump. Depending on your pregnancy and/or during the final weeks of your pregnancy, there are many comfortable options on how you can lie or sit to receive your preganancy massage. Ask us about our personalised labour massage classes to assist you in your labour.
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soul2sole is building a great reputation in Melbourne, Sydney and Brisbane for having the best massage therapists on board. Let us come into your workplace and give everyone a reviving massage that will make you feel amazing. Our workplace massage are conducted on a massage table or a massage chair. Select either a 20 minute, 30 min or 45 minute session. Our minimum call out is 3hrs.
Feel free to email your workplace enquiries to email@example.com. and ask us about our intriductory rates.
Injury rehab program
If you have been unfortunate and sustained a serious injury or recovering from an illness, our myotherpist together with your consulting GP will construct a personalised plan to get you back on track. Your rehabilitation program may be beneficial to you following an acute injury or illness, after surgery or if you are experiencing a longer-term health issue.
Our programs are designed to:
~Help you re-discover your independence
~Improve your general health
~Increase your muscle strength and movement
~Increase your activity tolerance
~Improve your coordination
~Decrease the risk of falls
~Develop an ongoing plan which will help keep you well
~Provide practical ways of dealing with ongoing physical limitations
Soul2sole Myotherapist are registered members of Worksafe Victoria (workcover). At your appoinment, you will need to bring along your doctors refferal letter, your workcover claim number and any xrays or other scans and reports you may have. More information can be obtained by contacting www.worksafe.vic.gov.au
workplace health seminars…
soul2sole provides workplace health seminars in Melbourne, Sydney and Brisbane. Our seminars are action packed,hands on invoved and will leave you with a plan to make instant change in your workplace health and moral. Our 2 most popular seminars are:
Stress Less, or Just dont Stress!
Muscle Management clinic.
Feel free to ask us for a quote for your workplace.
email your enquiry to firstname.lastname@example.org