Our Swedish massage is perfect for those who need to unwind and relax. Our therapists use long, smooth strokes, kneading, and circular movements on the topmost layer of muscles to promote relaxation.
Our deep tissue massage is designed to relieve severe tension in the muscles and connective tissue. Our therapists use slow strokes and deep finger pressure on the affected areas to alleviate pain and stiffness.
Our sports massage is perfect for athletes who need to improve their performance or recover from an injury. Our therapists use a combination of deep tissue massage and stretching to help you reach your goals.
Our prenatal massage is designed to relieve the physical discomforts of pregnancy, such as back pain, leg cramps, and swollen ankles. Our therapists use gentle techniques that are safe for both mom and baby. Available in both side-lying or prone!
This technique of using heated stones dates back hundreds of years and can be an excellent way to loosen up the muscles so that the massage technique can be more beneficial to inflamed muscles. If you suffer from stress or anxiety, the soothing nature of this massage can balance the metabolism and calm the mind.
Lymphatic Drainage massage is a specialized type of medical massage that can help improve the flow of lymph fluid, which reduces swelling. Massage Therapy will make space for fluid to flow to those parts from more congested areas.
Cupping therapy is an ancient form of alternative medicine in which a therapist puts special cups on your skin for a few minutes to create suction. People get it for many purposes, including to help with pain, inflammation, blood flow, relaxation and well-being, and as a type of deep-tissue massage.
Medical massage focuses on a specific need, and sometimes just a specific area, such as controlling pain, relieving inflammation, addressing nerve or tissue damage, increasing flexibility or managing other health conditions. This therapy is planned out with a specific goal in mind, and your massage will factor into a larger treatment plan that is based around your health needs and goals.
The bamboo cane replaces the therapist’s hands, and it is used to give a deep, firm massage. The cane is held by the therapist and rolled over the muscle with the same strokes they would use with their hands. The muscle is then kneaded, which assists in the release of tension and easing of knots.
With a light touch, the CST practitioner uses his or her hands to evaluate the craniosacral system by gently feeling various locations of the body to test for the ease of motion and rhythm of the cerebrospinal fluid pulsing around the brain and spinal cord. Soft-touch and therapeutic massage techniques are used to release restrictions in any tissues influencing the craniosacral system.
Reiki massage is a specific healing technique based on the principle that the therapist can channel energy into the patient by means of touch, to activate the natural healing processes of the patient’s body and restore physical and emotional well-being. The hands are placed just off the body or lightly touching the body.
Drawing from the great spiritual masters of the Hawaiian Islands, Lomi-Lomi massage has been a technique passed down for generations. It focuses on the spirit of "Aloha" (respect, empathy) allowing to connect the body, the heart and the soul to the source of life. It is a powerful practice that stands out from the others by its fluidity, its rhythm, and by the main use of the forearms of the masseur.
Myofascial Release (MFR) therapy is a form of bodywork that is manipulative in nature and seeks to rebalance the body by releasing tension in the fascia. Long, stretching strokes are utilized to release muscular tension. This therapy focuses on releasing muscular shortness and tightness.
Our chiropractic team is trained and certified in a variety of effective chiropractic techniques that are designed to treat a variety of patients and conditions. These have been specifically designed to lessen or remove nerve interference or pressure. Damato Chiropractic Center of Glastonbury provides chiropractic care for the whole family!
There are numerous benefits to Whole-body Cryotherapy treatments. Glastonbury Cryotherapy helps relieve chronic pain, decrease inflammation, speed recovery time, increase athletic performance, decrease symptoms of arthritis and stress!