Therapeutic massage is a procedure performed by a certified specialist. It is a part of a complex treatment of various diseases and a passive method of physiotherapy. The purpose of therapeutic massage is to restore or normalize the impaired functions of the body.
During the massage, the soft parts of the body are stimulated systematically by neuro reflexive actions. The aim is to create a positive effect on the body, its parts or systems.
The essential principle of therapeutic massage is to regulate the functioning of the nervous system. For patients suffering from chronic pain, with the permission of the pain doctor, massage can help to calm down and relax.
Regular massage reduces nervousness, fatigue, relaxes tense muscles, immobile joints, provides vivacity, uplifts mood and improves well-being. All this makes it easier to overcome not only the physical but also the psychological discomfort caused by the chronic pain.