Oncology Massage

Oncology massage is the modification of existing massage therapy techniques in order to safely work with complications of cancer and cancer treatment. The are many potential benefits that massage can have. I will take a full history assessment and ensure that the massage is appropriate for you in terms of your stage of healing or treatment. Oncology massage is about you and your wellbeing.

Potential Benefits

Improves quality of sleep

Faster recovery from anaesthetic

Improves scar tissue

Relieves muscle soreness

Prevention of skin problems

Shortens hospital stays

Relief from touch deprivation

Re-establish a positive body image

Decreased chemo and radiotherapy

Offers pain relief

Stimulates faster wound healing

Stimulates digestive system

Increases relaxation

Improves breathing technique

Increased patient awareness

Decrease anxiety and depression

Gives a sense of control

Improves effectiveness of
medication, physical therapy
and other medical procedures

Treatment sessions will be modified to suit your needs and range from 10mins to 1 hr