The Benefits of Massage After a Sports Injury
There are a lot of benefits to participating in sports. Athletics can improve energy, stamina, strength and muscle tone. Unfortunately, one of the downsides to participation is the occasional injury. At Capital Rehab of Crofton, we are here to help with a variety of chiropractic treatments when you experience a strained or pulled muscle or neck and back pain. Among these treatments is massage therapy. Let's take a look at the benefits of a massage after a sports injury.
Massage After a Sports Injury Can Lessen Recovery Time
Most athletes want to get back in the game as soon as possible after suffering a sports related injury. Massages increase blood flow to specific areas of the body. This improved blood flow can actually promote healing of the affected area. This is perhaps the biggest benefit of massages after your sports injury.
Our Crofton, MD Massages Promote Flexibility
When you have a sports injury-related massage at Capital Rehab of Crofton, you'll likely feel better flexibility. We have a Golfers Massage designed just for this specific purpose, but a massage can help any athlete improve flexibility.
Massages Can Help Prevent Future Injuries
Once you are on the path to recovery, the last thing you want is to be sidelined again. Our massage therapies can make sure your muscles and tendons are in proper condition to not just return to action, but to stay in the game.
Massages Feel Terrific!
Many of our athlete clients schedule routine massages because they simply feel great. They reduce the stress of competition and put the body and mind in better balance. You should remember that sports often involves a lot of stress, both mental and physical. Many athletes find our massages rejuvenating.
Schedule Your Crofton, MD Sports Massage Today
Shaun R. McClenny DC CCSP is a chiropractor and certified chiropractic sports physician in Crofton, MD who can demonstrate the benefits of massages following a sports injury. See for yourself by scheduling a massage at Capital Rehab of Crofton today. Call us at 410-451-3561. We proudly serve Crofton, Bowie, Gambrills and Odenton with the best in chiropractic, physical therapy and massage. Our offices are located at 1302 Cronson Blvd., Suite F in Crofton, MD.