ESM Clinics Massage Therapists are regulated healthcare professionals and registered members of the College of Massage Therapists of Ontario. At ESM Clinics, Performance Massage Therapy is offered to:
- Reduce muscle tension/spasm
- Reduce muscle swelling, pain, inflammation
- Promote healing
- Increase blood flow to strained muscles
- Aid in relaxation
- Injury prevention
- Performance Enhancement
Our massage therapy providers have treated professional athletes, Olympic athletes, performing artists and everyday aches and pains including posture related injuries. They have provided coverage on sporting teams and at numerous sporting events within Toronto and across North America. Although Swedish & Thai Massage Techniques are most commonly used, our massage therapists use a variety of hands-on techniques to customize a treatment plan that best suites our clients’ individual needs. Our Massage Therapy Practitioners have completed additional manual therapy courses along with certifications in Dynamic Neuromuscular Stabilization® (DNS®), Medical-Acupuncture, Active Release Techniques® (ART®) and Performance Taping.
Performance Massage Therapy is very often an effective adjunct to other treatments such as Chiropractic, Integrated Movement Training, Naturopathic and can speed up the effects of therapy. Performance Massage Therapy treatments can be booked for 30 or 60 minute sessions, depending on the need of the individual. Due to the Nature of this form of Massage Therapy, we often recommend 30 minute treatments unless the individual has multiple areas of concern.