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Post Op Massage

What Is A  Post Op Massage?

A post op massage is a type of massage that is specifically designed to help people recover from surgery. It includes Manual Lymphatic Drainage Massage and Myofascial Release.

Manual Lymphatic Drainage

  • Speeds up healing by 10 times its normal rate

  • Reduces swelling, bruising and pain quickly


Myofascial Release

  • Softens scar tissue for a smoother appearance and increased flexibility



Post op massage is beneficial for Cosmetic Surgery, Orthopedic Surgery, Cancer Surgery, and many other types of surgeries.



How a Post Op Massage is Performed

A post op massage is performed using special techniques to help reduce pain and swelling, promote healing, and improve appearance and flexibility.

Manual Lymphatic Therapy will use a very light pressure with a double stretch across the lymphatic vessels in the skin towards the closest nodes on its way to the heart.

Myofascial Release is a deeper pressure. A light rolling of the skin for incisions for a smoother appearance. A stronger pressure for deeper scar tissue. Strokes are always adjusted to customer’s comfort.


If you are considering a post op massage, please call us today to schedule a consultation. We will be happy to answer any questions you may have and develop a treatment plan that is right for you. We will work with you to ensure that you are getting the best possible post op massage treatments and benefits. 


Also, please keep in mind that post op massage requires a series of sessions for your healing process. A minimum of 4 sessions closely spaced for the early stages and another 2 to 4+ spaced out over the remaining healing time for best results.

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