MMT WELLNESS POST OPERATIVE MASSAGE THERAPY
A growing body of research supports the notion that massage therapy has much to offer postsurgical patients by easing their path toward healing. A major review of 16 existing studies published in September 2016 in the journal Pain Medicine indicated massage therapy can effectively reduce the severity of pain and anxiety in those who’ve undergone surgery. The study—commissioned by the Massage Therapy Foundation with support from the American Massage Therapy Association— concluded that patients should consider massage as a therapeutic option to manage these issues.
Mental health can affect a patient’s recovery and psychological vulnerability is predictive of severe postoperative pain.
This section will allow you to learn the skills to helps reduce stress and anxiety which promotes healthy healing.
MEET THE EXPERT
Patrick Willams began working as a medical massage therapist 20 years ago, certifying in Neuromuscular therapy, Myofascial release therapy and Lymphatic drainage therapy and Neonatal therapy.
He has his own practice called MMT Wellness where he always puts his patients care first. Today, Patrick is moving forward to share his knowledge and skills through technology and hand on training to reach the masses .
STRESS RELIEF / PAIN RELIEF
Relaxing therapeutic massage releases tension and restriction from sports injuries, household accidents, repetitive movement, post surgery inflammation and everyday stress.