Registered Massage Therapy - Guelph Rehab Centre

Massage Therapy Techniques

About Massage Therapy

Massage therapy is primarily a manual technique focused on manipulating connective tissues within the body (ligaments, joints, fascia, tendons and muscles) as well as joint manipulation and postural education.  The purpose(s) may be to break down scar tissue, increase/improve circulation, decrease swelling, improve muscle flexibility, decrease trigger points and improve joint mobility.

Massage Therapy in Guelph, Ontario

RMTs are trained to assess and treat musculoskeletal and neuromuscular issues using strategies that may include include hydrotherapy, massage, modalities/equipment, and other therapeutic techniques including patient education, stretches, posture and strength exercises.

An effective way to deal with rehabilitation and ongoing pain, our team of massage therapists in Guelph are highly experienced in treating a variety of conditions, such as:

  • Headaches
  • Migraines
  • Stress
  • Whiplash 
  • Post-injury rehab
  • Carpal tunnel
  • Sciatica
  • Nerve entrapments
  • Tension
  • Shoulder Pain
  • Neck Pain
  • Back Pain
  • Tendonitis
  • Lymph drainage
  • Sports injuries and more

Condition based treatments

Guelph Rehab Centre boasts some of the most experienced Registered Massage therapists in Guelph and the surrounding areas.  Treatments are typically deep tissue, condition based sessions combining techniques such as:

Guelph Rehab Centre’s RMT’s also have the ability to use such modalities as: 

as part of their treatment plan as the necessity dictates.

We also can accommodate those patients wishing just a relaxing massage to decrease stress and day to day aches, tightness and soreness.

Frank DeStefano who is the lead RMT has been in practice in Guelph since 1995 and has spent his career developing his skills to effectively treat neck injuries most notably headaches, migraines and nerve entrapments.  He is also the only RMT in Guelph to be full body A.R.T certified as well as having the specialty of Long Tract Nerve Entrapment.  His over 20 years of experience being an RMT has allowed him to effectively treat many conditions and be recognized as one of the leading therapists in the area.

Dave Ursomarzo has been in practice since 1995 within the GTA.  His expertise is with neuromusculoskeletal issues.  Spending aproximately 14 years in a Toronto based Rehabilitation Hospital taking on various roles (Lead RMT, Rehab Manager, Rehab Program Development Manager and Insurance Medical Evaluator).  His treatments focused on catastrophic injuries due to work & auto related accidents and patho-physiological conditions to include, amputees, spasticity, paraplegic, quadraplegic, cerebral palsy and multiple sclerosis.

See our Fees for info on our massage therapy rates and fees.

Massage Therapy in Guelph, Ontario

Guelph Rehab Centre provides massage therapy services for a wide range of symptoms and ailments, book your massage therapy appointment today.