Sports massage treatments in Northampton
We provide sports massage services in and around Northampton to help you get back on your feet.
Rehabilitation is the process to regain full function following an injury. It involves restoring strength, flexibility, endurance and power. It is achieved through various exercises, movements, stretches and drills. We believe rehabilitation is as important as treatment following an injury.
Consultation and injury assessment
Ultrasound is a method of stimulating the tissue beneath the skin’s surface using very high frequency sound waves. Therapeutic ultrasound in physical therapy is alternating compression and rarefaction of sound waves. Maximum energy absorption in soft tissue occurs from 2 to 5 cm. Intensity decreases as the waves penetrate deeper. They are absorbed primarily by connective tissue: ligaments, tendons, fascia and by scar tissue
Joint mobilisation is a manual therapy intervention, a type of passive movement of a skeletal joint. It is usually aimed at a ‘target’ synovial joint with the aim of achieving a therapeutic effect. When applied to the spine, it is known as spinal mobilisation. Get in touch with our friendly and professional team today.