Therapeutic Massage

At Novas, Dohr & Coll our therapeutic massage sessions are tailored to meet your individual needs and utilize a variety of massage modalities such as Trigger Point Therapy, Myofascial Release, Deep Tissue, Facilitated Stretching and more.

Some of the proven effects of massage include:

  • lowers blood pressure
  • relieves muscular pain
  • reduces swelling
  • lowers cortisol stress levels for up to 2 weeks
  • increases serotonin (mood enhancers)
  • reduces headache pain
  • improves skin tone

Prenatal and Postpartum massage

  • increases infant birth weight
  • decreases premature birth & length of labor
  • relieves the pain and musculoskeletal stress due to pregnancy and delivery

Parent/Baby Massage Education and Instruction

  • enhances neurological development
  • releases hormones for better sleep patterns
  • improves immune function
  • relaxes and soothes
  • aids in digestion
  • improves blood circulation
  • strengthens caregiver attachment and deepens bonding