Medicinal massage is usually used in combination with other therapeutic procedures (e.g. physiotheraphy), but it can also be used as a standalone treatment. Another name of medicinal massage is medical massage. This name reflects the effort to ensure that the treatment is carried out by the medical masseur after a consultation and by the surveillance of the doctor. The purpose of the treatment is the cure; during the treatments the rebuilding of the patient’s psychic equilibrium shall be supported.
Indications: Rheumatic diseases (lumbago, sciatica, degenerative diseases of the vertebrae), orthopaedic diseases (scoliosis, flat feet, dislocation, rehabilitation), partial paralyses, after a stroke, peripheral circulatory failures, stress relief, headache treatment, chronic fatigue.