Physiotherapy

Remedial Massage

Get a remedial massage today and feel the difference tomorrow!

Remedial massage is a method to improve sporting performance and enhance your daily life. It's very common to live a life of imbalance, such as too much sitting, standing, lifting, driving, etc.

One of our experts givin remedial massage

A remedial massage can neutralise the imbalances in your body and make you perform at your optimum. Tight muscles can have a huge effect on your life causing sleep loss, headaches and many other symptoms. When these muscles become knotted and tense or damaged, remedial massage provides a healing treatment tailored to by our experienced Massage Therapists to each client's needs either gentle, or strong, deep or shallow.

Remedial massage uses several specialised techniques to locate and repair damage to muscles, tendons and joints. Our therapists will help to support and speed up the body's own repair mechanisms. Massage can be used as an adjunct to your physiotherapy. It can be used to assist with back and neck pain, headaches, sprains and strains as well as post injury to speed up recovery.

Key Benefits of Remedial Massage

Key benefits of remedial massage include stimulation of the blood supply allowing toxins in the muscles to be removed; the calming of the peripheral nervous system to ease pain and discomfort; and the toning and relaxing of muscles to improve joint mobility. An improvement to the health of the cells, the repairing of tissues and the easing of stiffness and tension can also be experienced through therapeutic relaxation.

Athletes

If you are an athlete at any level, then you can improve your results with a remedial massage. Many elite athletes have a personal physiotherapist and massage therapist to treat their injuries, big or small. Doing a sport at any level will naturally lead to tightness and or sore muscles.

An athlete recieving remedial massage

Without treatment, you become very prone to injuries during your training sessions – this is why recovery is as important as it is. Remedial massage removes tightness and soreness to restore your body to its full capacity.

Our staff are friendly and welcoming. Give us a call today on (07) 5527 7092 and arrange an appointment.

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  • Melanie Roberts

    Mel

    Principal Physio – Melanie is the Principal physiotherapist with 21 years physiotherapy experience in private practice. Melanie started Gold Coast Sports & Spinal Physio in February 2003.  She graduated from the University of South Australia in 1996 with a Bachelor of...

  • Dean Corpuz

    Physio – Dean joined Gold Coast Sports and Spinal Physio, having moved up from Sydney where he completed his Masters in Physiotherapy at the University of Sydney.  Originally he migrated to Australia from Vancouver, Canada where he worked as an...

  • Jeff Bridges

    Physio – Jeff completed his physiotherapy studies from the University of Otago in 2009. Jeff has been heavily involved with Rugby Union during his time in New Zealand and NSW at a club and representative level. He has also completed...

  • Renee Jacques

    Physio – Renee has joined the team at Gold Coast Sports & Spinal Physio having moved up from Canberra where she worked for the past 11 years in a busy sports practice.  Renee completed her studies in Physiotherapy in 2006...

  • Kirsten Millen

    Physio – Kirsten graduated from a Bachelor of Health Science in Physiotherapy from AUT in 2010.  She then went on to complete a Master of Physiotherapy endorsed in Sports Physiotherapy in 2014.  Kirsten has worked in private practice since graduating...

  • Lara Lopert

    Physio – Lara has been a physio in private practice for the past 10 years with a wealth of experience and excellent manual handling skills.  She loves the biomechanics of the body.  To correct the underlying dysfunction a good knowledge and...

  • Dave Cross

    Physio – Dave comes to us with a wealth of experience in private practice over the past 10 years both in NZ and Australia.  Dave graduated from AUT in 2007 with a Bachelor of Health Science in Physiotherapy and since then...

  • Tomoya Tawara

    Remedial Massage Therapist - Tomoya is a very experience massage therapist, having completed a Diploma of Remedial Massage and a Certificate IV in Massage Therapy.  Tomoya has also completed a Dry Needling Course through Q Academy Gold Coast.  Tomoya also uses a technique...

  • Deb Crawford

    Deb

    Massage Therapist/Group Pilates Instructor - Deb studied to be a Fitness Leader and attained her accreditation in 1992. In 1994 she became a “Fat loss Counselor”, studying under nutritionalist Matt O’Neill of “Sunrise” fame.  In 1995 she attained her Certificate...

  • Jodie

    Receptionist – Jodie is our receptionist working job-share 3 days a week.  Jodie is in our office Mondays, Wednesdays and Saturdays....

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