Scar Tissue

Meet two burn survivors turned massage therapist who shares their journey and discusses the benefits of massage as part of burn scar treatment as well as answering some common questions.

Abstracts of research done with massage for burn scars

How massage can help burn scars, including references and two case studies

Cesarean scar massage – description of scar formation and some of the treatment options

Listen to an interview with Marjorie Brook, a leading scar tissue practitioner and educator

Article on effective of massage on post-surgical scars

Orthopedic Massage

Research trial – massage for chronic neck pain

Research regarding treatment of osteoarthritis of the knee

Thoracic Outlet Syndrome case study

Manual lymph drainage following knee surgery

Massage technique benefiting range of motion

Sports Massage

Research regarding massage reducing inflammation after exercise-induced muscle damage

Medical Massage

Research on massage assisting with pain relief