If you battle back pain, you know that it can really wear you down. When your back hurts, it gets in the way of everything. It makes it hard to concentrate at work, even if you are sitting down. Your back pain can rob you of a good night’s sleep. It can keep you from doing all of the things that you love to do. Whether you are dealing with the effects of an injury, you have a medical condition that results in back pain or your line of work places a great deal of strain on your back, you need to find a remedy for your discomfort. If you are looking for something other than pills or surgery, massage therapy could be the answer for you.
How Massage Therapy Can Treat Your Back Pain
Massage therapy addresses the muscles in your back. You’ll often find that your back pain is due to muscles that tighten up due to your daily activities. If you have had an injury, you may find yourself avoiding your full range of motion in an attempt to avoid pain. Your muscles can freeze up in a defense mechanism, trying to protect your back from further aggravation. In the end, it is those muscles that can be screaming. Place yourself in the talented hands of our massage therapist to find out what it is like to have relaxed muscles once again.
Improve Circulation in Your Back
As our massage therapist uses a range of techniques to loosen up the muscles of your back, your circulation will improve as well. With improved blood flow to your back, you can expect to feel better. The deeper that your massage penetrates, the better the results will be.
Have More Flexibility
Once our massage therapist goes to work, easing the kinks in your back and making the muscles relax, you will gain more flexibility. By the end of your session, your range of motion should improve.
If you have been holding out against surgery or getting hooked on muscle relaxants, massage therapy could be the best option for you. In some cases, it may not be enough. However, it’s worth exhausting all of your options before you have to consider a more severe remedy.
Promote a Faster Recovery
If you have been injured or you had to have surgery on your back, massage therapy can ease your back pain. Pave the way to a smoother recovery when our massage therapist goes to work on your back. Your back is essential for your well-being. You need to give it the attention it deserves. It’s involved in everything that you do. Give yourself a boost when it comes to healing by allowing our massage therapist to focus on your back.
Make an Appointment for Massage Therapy
Massage therapy at La Grange Chiropractic can help your back in combination with other treatments or when all else has failed. Make an appointment at our office in La Grange and discover the difference massage therapy can make for you in the fight against back pain. Contact us today to schedule your consultation.