Mary Jo Smiley CMTPT Advanced BodyWork & Massage

30 Warrendale Bayne Rd
Warrendale, PA 15086
(724) 494-1468
www.myofascialtherapy.massagetherapy.com
Contact: Smiley CMTPT, LMT, Mary Jo
Business Description: Pain relief by removing the CAUSE! I am a Board Certified myofascial Trigger Point Therapist. This is a hands-on, non-invasive bodywork treatment for pain and dysfunction. I also offer massage! I am not a doctor, DC or PT. "Myofascial trigger points are unbelievably common yet commonly overlooked." — David G. Simons, MD Pioneer, researcher and leading expert in the field of pain management “Myofascial trigger points are among the most common, yet poorly recognized and inadequately managed, cause of musculoskeletal pain seen in the medical practice” --- Janet Travell 1976 White House physician to John F. Kennedy and First Author of Myofascial Pain and Dysfunction The Trigger Point Manual Are you suffering from pain and not getting proper treatment for it, does it return as soon as the meds wear off or you try to return to your regular activities? Are you getting the "we can’t find anything wrong, would you like to go to the pain clinic" answer from your doctor? Reduce or even eliminate the need for PAIN medications or delay or even avoid SURGERY Everyone has trigger points; the question is to what degree. If you have lingering pain, tightness, or restriction of certain movements, you’re experiencing the effects of a trigger point. Myofascial Trigger Point Therapy (MTPT) is recognized by the American Academy of Pain Management as an effective treatment of myofascial pain and dysfunction. Pain medications are harmful to the body if taken on a regular basis. I am able to bill most Auto insurance after an accident. Call me 724-494-1468 Experience Myofascial Trigger Point Therapy by a Nationally Certified Myofascial Trigger Point Therapist with over 12 years experience helping people to recover from injuries and eliminate pain. Specializing in pain management, headaches and migraines, repetitive motion injuries, computer worker pain complaints, "whiplash", "TMJD", "carpal tunnel" and much more.* Injuries recently sustained in Auto Accidents Whiplash is very common and can get worse in time if not addressed properly. (Medical Massage is covered by most auto insurance.) * Headaches, Migraines TMJ, chronic or frequent tension headaches, neck stiffness. *Heel and foot pain, calf cramps, Plantar Fasciitis, knee pain, avoid or delay knee surgery *Carpal Tunnel and other arm pain and numbness, Thoracic Outlet Syndrome, tennis elbow, golfers elbow, trigger finger, texter's thumb, aching and heaviness of the arms. *Back, neck and shoulder pain and dysfunction, frozen shoulder and restricted range of motion. Myofascial Therapy and Massage can also help specifically address a number of health issues. Bodywork can: *Relieve MIGRAINE AND HEADACHE pain, many times RIGHT THERE, RIGHT NOW, DURING THE TREATMENT! *Ease medication dependence “OVER THE COUNTER” OR PRESCRIPTION. *Help athletes and Weekend Warriors of any level increase performance by increasing Range of Motion. Also prepare for, and recover from, strenuous workouts. *Increase joint flexibility. *Alleviate low-back pain and improve range of motion. *Lessen depression and anxiety. *Reduce post surgery adhesions and swelling. *Reduce spasms and cramping by lengthening the muscles to normal ROM. *Relax and soften injured, tired, and overused muscles. *Release endorphins that work as the body's natural painkiller. Mary Jo has worked in the healthcare field for over 29 years and has taught workshops on trigger point therapy and stretching, stress management, migraine prevention and treatments for Fibromyalgia and Chronic Pain support groups. My hours are relatively flexible, generally M-F noon to 9p My (at time of service) rates are $70 hour $95 1 1/2 hour $120 for 2 hours. You may also purchase a package of 5 Massages for $300 I do make house calls and I can come to your HOME or OFFICE for a single massage, PARTY or other gathering. CALL FOR PRICING! CALL FOR APPOINTMENT TIMES 724-494-1468 or use the "contact me" page and send me a email note with "TRIGGER POINT THERAPY" in the subject.Free 15 minute phone consultation to answer your questions about the treatment, your condition and any other questions you might have prior to making an appointment. *Cancellation Policy* 24-hour advance notice is required when canceling an appointment. *No-shows* Anyone who either forgets or consciously chooses to forgo his or her appointment for whatever reason will be considered a “no-show.” They may be charged for their “missed” appointment. If you are using a discount certificate, gift certificate or something similar, you may forfeit the discount of the certificate if you do not show or fail to cancel with 24 hours notice! *Late Arrivals* If you arrive late, your session may be shortened in order to accommodate others whose appointments follow yours. You will be responsible for the “full” session price.
In Business Since: 1999
On Angie's List Since: 4/25/2011
Office Hours: By Appointment
Excluded Services: I do not provide any sexual services, so don't even ask! I do not Diagnose or treat illness. Cancellation or missed appointment policy. (see full policy at my website) Any conversation regarding your health are suggestions for you to explore and are not in any way medical advice.
Licensed: Yes, I am appropriately licensed for my trade.
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