Massage Therapy

"To keep the body in good health is a duty, otherwise we shall not be able to keep our mind strong and clear."

 

Our massage therapy services can not only help you relax but can provide relief from injury, pregnancy, or everyday stress. The most common techniques used are Swedish and Deep Tissue massage, however, there are many different forms of massage used for various purposes. 

Benefits of massage include temporary or permanent relief of anxiety, stress, and pain. It also provides relaxation, improves the quality of sleep, helps rehabilitate sports injuries, and promotes an overall feeling of wellness. Some common medical conditions that are addressed and often alleviated from massage include fibromyalgia, arthritis, pregnancy, insomnia, and various muscular injuries.

About Our Massage Therapist, Lori Murphy

 

Lori Murphy, CMT, is certified by the National Certificate Board for Therapeutic Massage and Bodywork. She is a member of the American Massage Therapy Association and licensed by the Commonwealth of Virginia Board of Nursing. 


Lori graduated from the AKS Massage School and Clinic in 1996 and brings over 18 years of professional massage experience working at special events, spas, corporate offices, and for chiropractors.


Lori is committed to meeting the needs of each and every client. She customizes different massage modalities to meet her clients’ needs and as a result, a high percentage of her business is from repeat customers and referrals. She welcomes the opportunity to earn your trust and deliver the best service in the industry.

The most classic and familiar form of massage, Swedish massage uses long slow strokes to provide overall relaxation by manipulating muscles and tissue. The benefits of Swedish massage include minimizing pain in joints and muscles, improvement in sleep, reducing stress and can also help energize.

 

  • 25-minute session: $50

  • 50-minute session: $95

  • 75-minute session: $125

Swedish Massage

Prenatal massage is used to bring relief to the constantly changing body of an expectant mother. Using pillows to position a pregnant client into a side lying position, therapists are able to use long and slow strokes to provide comfort and relaxation, especially to the lower back.

 

  • 25-minute session: $50

  • 50-minute session: $95

  • 75-minute session: $125

Prenatal Massage

This form of massage not only focuses on the surface muscles but the muscles below the surface by using long, deep strokes on specific target areas. Deep tissue massage can be very beneficial for someone who has a specific area that is causing discomfort.

 

  • 25-minute session: $50

  • 50-minute session: $95

  • 75-minute session: $125

Deep Tissue Massage

Used for all types of athletes of any level, sports massage can be used pre-event, post-event or during training. It is geared towards enhancing the performance of the athlete as well as minimizing the risk of injury. Stretching can also be used to help increase flexibility and aid in healing the hard-working muscles of all types of athletes.

 

  • 25-minute session: $50

  • 50-minute session: $95

  • 75-minute session: $125

Sports Massage

Stones are heated and placed on specific areas of the body that are in need of therapy. They are then used by the massage therapist to work those muscles and trouble spots.

 

  • 25-minute session: $50

  • 50-minute session: $95

  • 75-minute session: $125

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Copyright 2019 Arthritis & Sports    |    Main Office: 21475 Ridgetop Cir, Suite 150, Sterling, Virginia 20166    |    p  703.444.5000   f  703.444.4999