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Mountain Gate Therapy Centre

Physical, Emotional & Spiritual Health

Clinical myotherapy


Clinical myotherapy

Focusing on comprehensive assessment and rehabilitation of musculoskeletal pain and associated pathologies. To fully understand your needs we take time for a thorough history, assessment of tissues (joints, muscles, connective tissue, associated viscera) and movement, clinical orthopaedic and neurological tests. Myotherapy treatment modalities include trigger point therapy and a wide range of soft tissue massage and manipulation including: muscle energy technique, dry needling, and joint mobilisation. We can also provide acheivable targetted exercise presciption within a  realistic plan for injury rehabilitation.

Remedial Massage (High demand)

The aim of remedial massage is to encourage physical and mental relaxation, improve circulation and muscle tone, prevent soft tissue problems, assist the functioning of the digestive system and encourage the elimination of toxins from the body. Massage basically involves manipulating the skin, muscles and joints .

Duration: 1 hour

Sports Massage (High demand)

Sports massage works the muscular system in preparation for sports training, as well an excellent pre-contest and post-contest work. By warming the muscles, it serves to improve sports performance, and later will assist the muscles in ridding themselves of an excess of latic acid and muscle soreness. Sports massage is suitable for anyone participating in regular physical activity. Sports massage promotes flexibility, reduces fatigue, improves endurance, helps prevent injuries and prepares the body and mind for optimal performance.

Duration: 1 hour

Geriatric Massage (Popular)

Geriatric massage therapy uses gently, light massage techniques and can include passive stretching and a light oil to permit your muscles to be worked without causing excessive friction to the skin. These techniques can help enhance blood circulation, combat depression, improve balance and flexibility, reduce the pain of arthritis, increase joint mobility, improve posture, and encourage overall well-being.

Duration: 1 hour

Relaxation Massage

There are multiple benefits from receiving a massage. Relaxation massage can reduce blood pressure, aid circulation, decrease stress and tension and enhance your quality of sleep. Massage not only does you good, but makes you feel good. Massage boosts your immunity, helping your body fight off colds and flu more effectively by increasing the amount of white blood cells in your body.

Duration: 1 hour

Exercise Prescription (Recommended)

An exercise prescription generally includes the following recommendations:

Type of exercise or activity (eg. walking, swimming, cycling) and specific workloads

(eg. watts, walking speed) and duration and frequency of the activity or exercise session. The importance of exercise prescription is providing individualized exercise

prescription can greatly improve patients' cardiovascular fitness and protect them from the development of and progression to chronic disease. The goal of an exercise prescription is to change patient behaviour from sedentary to active. 

Lymphatic Drainage Massage (High demand)

Lymphatic Drainage Massage assists the lymphatic fluids flow through the body, helping to eliminate toxins and excess fluids, as well as providing a relaxing massage. This improves your overall health and can reduce swelling, break down old scar tissue and provide pain free post operative massage. The effects are very relaxing as well as re-energize.

Duration: 1 hour

Pregnancy massage

Pregnancy massage offers mothers-to-be an opportunity to rest and relax the body and mind. The benefits of which include improvement in mood, energy, digestion and sleep, enhancement of skin elasticity and muscle flexibility while stimulating the release of endorphin's which act as the body’s natural pain relief.

Duration: 1 hour

Cupping therapy

Cupping has been practiced for thousands of years for the treatment of disease and pain. It is a form of acupuncture that focuses on the movement of blood, energy - called Qi - and body fluids, such as lymph - which circulates around the body's tissues. Oriental medicine states pain is due to stagnation of these systems. This stagnation could be a result of injury or stress. Cupping is believed to stimulate flow of blood, lymph and Qi to the affected area. It's uses include relieving pain in the muscles, especially back pain from stiffness or injury, and clearing congestion in the chest, which can occur with colds and flu.

Duration: 1 hour

Ear Candling

The ancient clearing method has been used by Egyptians, the Chinese, Greeks and the Hopi Indians of America. The process involves using a specially made hollow candle which is held gently on the edge of the ear to create a vacuum in the ear, drawing out old wax, residues of past infections and fungus. Candling is said to stimulate the immune system and peripheral blood circulation. Ear candles may also be used to cleanse and harmonize a person's energy fields of auras, prior to medication.

Duration: 1 hour

Mobile Massage - Now available in the comfort of your own home!