Massage Therapy

Central Penn Physical Therapy Massage Therapy Table

At Central Penn we offer a combination of various and specific manual and energetic techniques in promoting relaxation, reducing stress, reducing muscular restrictions and pain, and striving to enhance the patient’s total wellness. Massage has been found to be beneficial for individuals suffering from back and neck pain, arthritis, plantar fasciitis, carpal tunnel syndrome, sciatica, TMJ disorders and myofascial pain. Our massage therapist, Jane Carroll, NCTMB, LMT, continues her education in order to provide services with the most recent advances in the field of Massage Therapy.

At Central Penn Physical Therapy we offer the following types of Massage Therapy:

Central Penn Physical Therapy Massage Therapy Room

Myofascial Release
A combination of massage and stretching techniques to manipulate connective tissue within the body in order to relieve pain. This technique may also help to increase range of motion and reduce scar tissue and adhesions.

Craniosacral Therapy
The therapist uses delicate manual techniques on a fully clothed person to release restrictions and relieve undue pressure on the brain and spinal cord.

Swedish Massage
Manipulation of soft tissue, such as skin and muscle, to relieve stress and muscle tension. Swedish Massage stimulates nerves, improves circulation and keeps ligaments and tendons elastic.