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How can sports massage assist in rehabilitation?

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Dr. James Eitner
Family Medicine
2 doctors agree

In brief: Yes, As One Element

Sports massage therapy benefits both the mind and the body.
It should be included as one part of the total rehab plan. Benefits include increased blood flow, range of motion, flexibility, and elimination of exercise waste (lactic acid); decreased muscle tension and neurological excitability; and an increased sense of well-being.

In brief: Yes, As One Element

Sports massage therapy benefits both the mind and the body.
It should be included as one part of the total rehab plan. Benefits include increased blood flow, range of motion, flexibility, and elimination of exercise waste (lactic acid); decreased muscle tension and neurological excitability; and an increased sense of well-being.
Dr. James Eitner
Dr. James Eitner
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Dr. Jay Rosenfeld
Physical & Rehabilitation Medicine
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Very helpful

Sports massage can be very helpful in healing injuries by encouraging increased blood flow to the area, dealing with swelling, scar tissue and pain.

In brief: Very helpful

Sports massage can be very helpful in healing injuries by encouraging increased blood flow to the area, dealing with swelling, scar tissue and pain.
Dr. Jay Rosenfeld
Dr. Jay Rosenfeld
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