Post-Operative Rehabilitation Massage in Chicago

Ease Your Post-operative Rehabilitation

Massage therapy as post rehabilitation process is one of the most important components of a successful surgical procedure. In that stage, natural movement returns and the patient feels freedom of movement back. Massage is a key component in standard rehabilitation procedures.

During acute post-surgical stage, massage therapy will be beneficial in reducing edema in the surrounding tissues. It improves circulation and hence cell nutrition, decreases muscle convulsion, and provides an analgesic effect. Massaging the surgery location during the acute phase is contraindicated.

After sutures are removed, massage therapy will help the recovery. Treatment also assists movement improvement, reduces soreness, stimulates developing healthy tissue, and basically increases a sense of well-being.