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Myofascial Release Massage Therapy

Many patients seek myofascial treatment after losing flexibility or function following an injury or if experiencing ongoing back, shoulder, hip, or virtually pain in any area containing soft tissue.

Myofascial pain can have two sources. Pain can be generated from the skeletal muscle or connective tissues that are 'bound down' by tight fascia. In addition, pain can also be generated from damaged myofascial tissue itself, sometimes at a 'trigger point' where a contraction of muscle fibers has occurred. In either case, the restriction or contraction inhibits blood flow to the affected structures, thus accentuating the contraction process further unless the area is treated.

The goal of myofascial therapy is to stretch and loosen the fascia so that it and other contiguous structures can move more freely, and the patient's motion is restored. For this reason, myofascial therapy is sometimes referred to as 'myofascial release' therapy. It may also be referred to as 'myofascial trigger point therapy' by others.

By targeting specific areas of the fascial system, myofascial therapy can help prepare patients for more aggressive forms of strengthening, or provide pain relief for patients with restricted flexibility and movement, thus allowing patients to return to normal movement and greater function

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Kaitlynn Downey Massage Therapist

KAITLYNN DOWNEY

RMT

Location: Innisfil

Registered Massage Therapist

Kaitlynn graduated from the Canadian College of Massage and Hydrotherapy in August 2018. She has experience working with many different conditions through the use of multiple techniques and modalities. She has been trained in Trigger Point Therapy, Myofascial Release, Swedish Massage, Relaxation Massage and Cupping Therapy... see more

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Liz Wilson Massage Therapist MyoDynamic Health

LIZ WILSON

RMT

Location: Barrie

Registered Massage Therapist

Liz is a Georgian collage graduate and now a Registered Massage Therapist, in good standing with the CMTO and RMTAO. Liz is certified and knowledgeable in Prenatal Massage, hot stone massage, fascial cupping, Rock Tape and is always working hard to increase her skills...see more

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Bri Cyr Massage Therapist MyoDynamic Health

BRI CYR

RMT

Location: Innisfil

Registered Massage Therapist

Liz is a Georgian collage graduate and now a Registered Massage Therapist, in good standing with the CMTO and RMTAO. Liz is certified and knowledgeable in Prenatal Massage, hot stone massage, fascial cupping, Rock Tape and is always working hard to increase her skills...see more

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Courtney Cartmel Acupuncturist


COURTNEY CARTMEL

RAc

Location: Innisfil + Barrie

Registered Acupuncturist

Courtney has always had a passion for helping people and she has a diverse skill set and well-rounded experience. Courtney is passionate about treating her patients as a whole and believes their mental and physical health is equally important. As well as acupuncture, when appropriate Courtney also offers dietary recommendations, cupping, gua sha, tuina and ear seeds.

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Rachel Zheng Massage Therapist

RACHEL ZHENG

RMT

Location: Barrie

Registered Massage Therapist

Rachel is a registered massage therapist and has over 10 years of experience in health and wellness environments. She is dedicated to providing high quality therapeutic massage to her patients and has been trained in deep tissue massage, shiatsu, hot stone massage, pregnancy massage (side-lying), reflexology, meridian massage and acupressure massage. Rachel is continuing to study a diploma in Traditional Chinese Medicine and also studying Osteopathy...see more

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Kriss Preistman Massage Therapist MyoDynamic Health


KRISSI PREISTMAN

RMT

Location: Barrie

Registered Massage Therapist

Krissi is a Graduate from the Royal Canadian College of Massage in North York Toronto. She strongly believe's in client focused care, and has a great understanding of anatomy and special orthopedic tests. She specializes in deep tissue massage and has experience working on an array of different conditions.

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Kristin Ledrew Massage Therapist


KRISTIN LEDREW

RMT

Location: Barrie

Registered Massage Therapist

Kristin has been a full time licensed Massage Therapist since 2009. Her style combines clinically based deep tissue, myofascial techniques and stretching to calm, reset and relax the body. Her work can benefit prenatal clients, athletes, chronic pain and migraine sufferers and anyone seeking overall wellness of being....see more

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Ashley Cotugno Massage Therapist MyoDynamic Health


ASHLEY COTUGNO

RMT

Location: Barrie + Innisfil

Registered Massage Therapist

Ashley specializes in Sports Massage, Deep Tissue Massage, Therapeutic Massage and Relaxation Massage, to name a few, with knowledge in modalities such as hydrotherapy, joint mobilizations, self care and muscle energy techniques. She strives to always make sure every patient receives a treatment plan suitable towards their needs and looks forward to helping patients achieve their goals. ....see more

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Grace Fulton Massage Therapist Innisfil


GRACE FULTON

RMT

Location: Innisfil

Registered Massage Therapist

Grace is an RMT with over 11 years of experience. During her career, she has continued to advance her certifications to include: General Swedish Techniques, Deep Tissue, Level 1 Manual lymphatic drainage, and manual cupping. She has worked on a wide range of clients with needs that require an individualized approach to treatment. These include; Motor vehicle accidents, chronic pain management (Fibromyalgia, Cancer, Parkinson's, Arthritis, Multiple Sclerosis, Carpal Tunnel, Sciatica, muscle pain, and migraines), PTSD, Stress, Anxiety, and Depression.

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Alexis Middleton Massage Therapy


Alexis Middleton

RMT

Location: Barrie

Registered Massage Therapist

Alexis graduated with Honours from the Massage Therapy program at Georgian College in 2019. She specializes in deep tissue massage, stress reduction, chronic pain management, myofascial release, and trigger point therapy. She greatly believes in the use of modalities such as hydrotherapy, remedial exercise and self-care to help benefit the clients ...see more

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