Massage therapy is a great addition to chiropractic care. Many people seek therapeutic massage as a natural means to promote healthy body functioning and to increase recovery time when injured. Coupled with chiropractic adjustments, massage therapy can help to relieve musculo-skeletal stress and pain for our patients.
Our chiropractic office provides specific massage and muscular therapy that is complimentary to each patient’s chiropractic care.
Each massage therapy plan is tailored to meet the patient’s unique condition or injury and can be coordinated with chiropractic care and nutritional advice for the best results. Be sure to ask for a complimentary chiropractic and or nutritional consult when making your appointment.
Common Benefits of Massage Therapy Include:
- Sore muscle relief
- Relief of tension and headaches
- Reduced Stress and improved wellbeing
- Increased circulation and reduced swelling
- Relaxation of muscles and reduction of Trigger Point referral pain.
- Increased range of motion, and injury recovery.
- Boosts your immune system!
We utilize massage therapy in conjunction with chiropractic care in order to help you achieve optimal results. You will feel better and more relaxed because of our unique integrative approach. Additionally, massage therapy combined with chiropractic care will help to increase the speed of recovery from injury.
Call us at (814) 941-1400 for Massage Services, Availability and Rates!
Jon Dixon, LMT – Licensed Massage Therapist in Altoona
Jon is a Licensed Massage Therapist and a Chiropractic Assistant with over 15 years of experience in the clinical setting.
Jon’s Chiropractic Assistant duties include working directly with patients in our therapy department and assisting the Health First doctors with patient care. His comforting nature has made him very popular with our patients and our staff.
Over the course of his massage therapy career Jon has developed an effective “light touch” massage approach from working directly with injured patients in chiropractic offices. Jon’s unique approach has been invaluable in helping those who have had recent injuries like whiplash to those with chronic pain syndromes like fibromyalgia. The atmosphere of our professional massage room is made complete with Jon’s calming and caring personality.
A student of human anatomy and physiology he often can be found studying anatomy books in his free time. Jon lives in Altoona, is married to Kim, enjoys reading, and spending time with his granddaughter.
“Massage therapy does more than make you feel good, it actually helps your body achieve balance and improved health.” – Jon Dixon