Trigger points are tight areas within each muscle tissue that can cause pain in another section of the body. Trigger point therapy was first coined by Dr. Janet Travell in the 1940’s. She described the bodies trigger points and how pain radiates throughout a person’s body.
There is a multitude of benefits that trigger point therapy provides. These benefits include:
- Treat chronic pain like headaches, joint pain, and back pain
- Alleviate Pain around the body
- Manage Stress
At Massage Therapy works, our experienced therapists can expertly find your bodies trigger points and use the appropriate techniques to alleviate pain and tension in those areas. Contact us today and schedule an appointment!