Massage Therapy in Pittsburgh, PA 15237

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Doreena B. - Massage Therapist, Pittsburgh
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Doreena is a nationally certified massage therapist and 2010-2011 graduate of the Pittsburgh School of Massage Therapy. She has continuing education in deep tissue massage, pregnancy massage and is currently studying orthopedic massage.  Doreena’s mission in doing massage is to assess each person individually to create a care plan to bring balance and well-being to the body….

Hours for Massage Therapy

Hours by Appointment

  • Monday – Varies please call
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  • Thursday – Varies please call
  • Saturday – Varies please call

What is massage therapy?

Massage therapy is the scientific manipulation of the soft tissues of the body for the purpose of normalizing those tissues and consists of manual techniques that include applying fixed or movable pressure, holding, and/or causing movement of or to the body.

Generally, massage is known to affect the circulation of blood and the flow of blood and lymph, reduce muscular tension or flaccidity, affect the nervous system through stimulation or sedation, and enhance tissue healing.

Benefits of Massage Therapy

  • reduction of muscle tension and stiffness
  • relief of muscle spasms
  • greater flexibility and range of motion
  • increase of the ease and efficiency of movement
  • relief of stress and aide of relaxation
  • promotion of deeper and easier breathing
  • improvement of the circulation of blood and movement of lymph
  • relief of tension-related conditions, such as headaches and eyestrain
  • promotion of faster healing of pulled muscles and sprained ligaments
  • reduction in the formation of excessive scar tissue following soft tissue injuries
  • enhancement in the health and nourishment of skin
  • improvement in posture through changing tension patterns that affect posture
  • reduction in stress and an excellent stress management tool
  • creation of a feeling of well-being
  • reduction in levels of anxiety
  • increase in awareness of the mind-body connection
  • promotion of a relaxed state of mental awareness 

SOURCE: American Massage Therapy Association. / Gale Encyclopedia of Medicine

Practice Location

LeGault Chiropractic

3380 Babcock Blvd.
Pittsburgh, PA 15237
United States (US)
Phone: (412) 364-4100
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