MANUAL THERAPY TILBURG
Are you a woman and looking for a Manual Therapy Tilburg? Then you have come to the right place at JUNO Health & Wellness. The practice "For Women, By Women".
Manual therapy Tilburg for women
Manual therapy is a specialist manual approach in which the therapist uses various "hands-on" techniques to diagnose and treat pain conditions. These pain complaints can involve joints as well as soft tissues and the nervous system.
Manual therapy is often very effective in reducing pain, stiffness and myofascial restrictions. It also helps reduce inflammation and accelerates our body's natural ability to heal itself.
So are you experiencing physical discomfort? The manual therapists at JUNO Health & Wellness are here for you.
Complaints that can be treated with manual therapy
Manual therapy can be used to treat many different complaints. These include;
- Low back pain
- High back pain
- Neck pain
- Pelvic pain
- Hip pain
- Shoulder pain
- Stiffness of joints
- Strain or tension of a muscle
- Swelling of a ligament
Is your complaint not on this list but you are curious if the complaint can be remedied using manual therapy techniques? Then feel free to contact on with JUNO.
Manual therapist Tilburg
Nikki Rowe completed the Masters in Rehabilitation Science 17 years ago and started her career as a physiotherapist. Since then, she has further specialised in such areas as. Manual therapy, Acupuncture and Yoga.
Nikki likes to put the client first and combines all her expertise to offer the best care for women in Tilburg and the surrounding area.
She welcomes you for a Manual Therapy appointment at her practice in Tilburg. Read below the team more on Nikki.
Nikki Rowe - Manual therapist Tilburg
Commonly used manual techniques
The manual therapists at JUNO employ the following manual therapy techniques, among others;
- individual joint mobilisations
- muscle relaxation techniques
- massage techniques
- connective tissue release techniques
Frequently asked questions
How long does a manual therapy treatment last?
The duration of treatment depends on whether it is a new complaint or a follow-up appointment for an existing complaint. For the first appointment of a new complaint, 60 minutes are taken for a comprehensive screening, intake and examination. For follow-up appointments, half an hour is often sufficient.
What does a manual therapy treatment cost?
The initial consultation lasts 60 minutes and consists of two parts;
- screening, intake and examination manual therapy at € 51
- manual therapy treatment at € 51
For follow-up appointments, the manual therapy rate of €51 per 30 minutes applies.
For a full list of rates: click here
Can I claim the cost from the health insurance company?
JUNO works contract-free. This means that you first receive and pay my invoice yourself. Then you submit the bill to your health insurer for reimbursement. It varies per health insurer how much you will be reimbursed. Therefore, before making an appointment, always consult your policy conditions and/or email your insurer in advance how much you will be reimbursed.
How does manual therapy reduce your pain?
It is a common misconception that joints can be painful because they are "in the wrong place" and that a manual technique reduces pain by "putting the joint back in place". This is only the case in acute dislocation.
Pain and pain perception is very complex and involves different parts of our brain and nervous systems. Recent scientific evidence shows that manual therapy applied to joints and soft tissues works on two different levels to help reduce pain:
- At the level of the spinal cord
Manual techniques stimulate the nerve receptors in the joints and connective tissue that send messages to the spinal cord, blocking incoming messages to the spinal cord from the painful area.
- Inside the brain
Manual techniques stimulate the brain regions involved in pain modulation, causing the brain to release its own form of natural painkillers and inhibit incoming messages from the painful area.
This is important to understand. Incorrect beliefs regarding the mechanism of pain can contribute to its maintenance or exacerbation in the long term.
The pain reduction you experience as a result of manual therapy allows you to move more with less pain and discomfort. It is important that you continue to move and perform the specific exercises given by the therapist to maximise the effects of manual therapy.