Deep tissue massage is bodywork designed to relieve chronic and severe tension in the muscles and connective tissue (fascia.) Sessions usually focus on a specific area or on resolving a particular problem. Deep tissue should not be confused with deep pressure massage, which incorporates strong pressure throughout a full body session, but is not designed to address a specific complaint. If you would like a deep pressure massage, we recommend The Myo.
Our deep tissue therapists may be trained in one or more specific modalities with the shared goal of addressing the sources of pain or tension. Since the experience of these modalities may be quite different, we recognize two main categories within deep tissue:
When booking, you may specify the style or book a general Deep Tissue session. For a specialist in injuries, chronic pain, structural bodywork or problem solving, please book a Pain Management session.