Massage Therapy Edmonton

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Get Rid Of Chronic Pain In Your Muscles With Our Manual Therapy Service

Are you experiencing chronic pain or discomfort in your muscles and joints? Have you tried various treatments and still not found relief?

Manual therapy may be just what you need. This human-touch approach to healing focuses on manipulating the body’s soft tissues, including muscles, tendons, ligaments, and fascia, on improving the range of motion, reducing pain, and promoting overall wellness. 

But what exactly is manual therapy? Let’s explore

Manual therapy is a hands-on approach to healing the body’s soft tissues and joints through massage, stretching, kneading, and manipulating the muscles to improve health function, reduce pain, and promote overall wellness. It has been used for centuries to treat a wide range of musculoskeletal and neurological conditions and is often used in addition to other treatments, such as exercise and medication.

Personalized Treatment Plans

We understand that every patient is unique, which is why we develop personalized treatment plans for each individual, tailored to your needs and abilities.

Experienced & Highly-Qualified Staff

Our physiotherapists are experienced and highly qualified, with a deep understanding of the human body and how it works. They will work with you every step of the way.

State-of-the-Art Facilities

We have state-of-the-art facilities and tools, including private treatment rooms. We use state-of-the-art techniques and approaches to ensure quality care.

Comprehensive Range of Services

We offer a comprehensive range of physiotherapy services, including manual therapy, exercise therapy, electrotherapy, education & advice, and assistive devices. These treatments and techniques can help you recover from injuries and manage chronic conditions.

More about Manual Therapy Edmonton

The benefits of manual therapy are numerous. It can help improve joint mobility and range of motion, reduce pain and inflammation, decrease muscle tension, and promote relaxation. It is also effective in improving blood and lymphatic circulation, boosting the immune system and promoting tissue healing.

It is also a popular treatment for conditions such as back pain, neck pain, headaches, osteoarthritis, and fibromyalgia. It is also used in sports medicine to help athletes recover from injuries and improve performance. Major types of manual therapy are listed below:

  • 1. Massage Therapy
  • 2. Joint Mobilization
  • 3. Myofascial Release
  • 4. Trigger Point Therapy
  • 5. Manual Lymphatic Drainage
  • 6. Integrative Manual Therapy (IMT)

Why Clients Choose Us

Evidence-Based Practice

Our physiotherapy treatments are based on scientific evidence and research. Hence, our treatments ensure that our clients receive effective treatments, such as manual therapy, therapeutic exercises, neuromuscular re-education, and modalities.

Exceptional Patient Experience

We are dedicated to providing our clients with exceptional customer care and direct communication. We involve our clients in the decision-making process and keep them posted on the progression of their treatments.

Personalized Care

We offer personalized care that is tailored to each individual's unique needs and goals. Our approach involves taking the time to understand each person's unique circumstances, including their health status, lifestyle, personality, and values.

Benefits of Manual Therapy Edmonton

Our skilled and experienced manual therapists will determine which techniques will best benefit your physical issues. Here are the most common benefits patients enjoy with manual therapy sessions.

  • Reduces pain and inflammation in muscles and joints
  • Improves joint mobility and range of motion
  • Decreases muscle tension and stiffness
  • Promotes relaxation and reduces stress
  • Improves blood and lymphatic circulation

What People Say About Us

Let’s discover what our clients have to say about our services. We don’t want to blow our own trumpet! Our patients feel about the team & treatment. Have a look.

Such a good experience here! Physiotherapists are both wonderful, such lovely people and helpful. Could switch to paper cups at the front though 🙂

Abi Rose

They are very friendly at the desk ! Thank you for showing how welcoming the place is, it makes a big difference and keeps me coming back

Maria Troughton

Next step is an excellent physiotherapy clinic. I went here for physiotherapy for chronic lower back pain, the therapist did an excellent job in helping me gain my flexibility back and recover.

Sanu Sasindranath

I'd like to say coming here was the best thing I did to help with my injury. I was in a lot of pain after my injury and I couldn't walk properly. After coming here for two months. I can finally say there is much improvement.

Theo McCallum

I found everyone at this clinic to be very helpful, friendly, and professional. By far my best physio experience.

Matt Dickinson

Frequently Asked Questions

Manual therapy can benefit individuals experiencing chronic pain or discomfort and those seeking to improve their overall musculoskeletal health. It is commonly used in the treatment of conditions such as back pain, neck pain, headaches, osteoarthritis, fibromyalgia, and many others.

Manual therapy techniques include massage therapy, joint mobilization, myofascial release, trigger point therapy, manual lymphatic drainage, and many others. The specific techniques used will depend on the individual's condition and goals, as well as the therapist's training and experience.

Manual therapy is generally considered safe for most individuals. However, as with any treatment, there are some risks involved, such as soreness or bruising after treatment. It is important to work with a trained professional who can assess your individual needs and ensure that the treatment is safe and effective for you. Next Step Physio can offer you the right guidance here.

The number of sessions needed will depend on the individual's condition and goals, as well as the therapist's recommendations. In general, a course of treatment may involve several sessions over a period of weeks or months.

You can ask for recommendations from your doctor, physical therapist, or another healthcare provider to find a qualified manual therapist. At Next Step Physio, we ensure you get the best qualified, licensed manual therapists who provide relief and comfort with personal care and mental support. Book your appointment today.

Our new clinic location opens on September 13th!


Next Step Physio, Pelvic Floor & Concussion Clinic

22959 97 Ave NW, Edmonton,
AB T5T 5X8

This clinic is now merged with
In Step Physical Therapy Clinic 


Next Step Physio & Concussion Clinic

8923 82 Ave NW, Edmonton,
AB T6C 0Z2