Summer is a perfect time to relax and renew. Celebrate our country’s independence while celebrating your own with a discount on massage and massage gift certificates you can use anytime. So now you can truly relax knowing you’re saving money, too.
through July 2017 on all types of massage:
- Deep Tissue
- Hot Stone
Appointments can be made as 30, 60, or 90 minute sessions.
Gift certificates are available at the Orthopedic Institute reception desk.
Whether you’re indulging in relaxation, soothing painful muscles, or recovering from injury, high-quality massage therapy at Southwest Health offers important benefits:
- Reduces stress and anxiety
- Increases blood circulation to promote healing
- Assists in removing toxins from the body
- Strengthens the immune system by increasing lymph circulation
- Helps relieve pain, especially back pain and muscle tension from injury
- Helps break down scar tissue and muscle adhesions for faster healing
- Promotes recovery from injury and from athletic overuse
- Alleviates general aches and pains
Licensed massage therapist Aurora Buschkamp, ATC, LAT, LMT, provides a full range of sports, therapeutic, and relaxation massage treatments at our Orthopedic Institute on our hospital campus in Platteville. As a certified athletic trainer, Aurora brings special expertise that makes a difference for her clients. She’s trained in deep tissue, hot stone, Swedish, prenatal, sports massage, and post injury and recovery massage therapies.
Aurora’s unique combination of athletic training and massage therapy experience means she brings a deep understanding of the human body and how to best promote healing through massage. “I am delighted to offer a high level of service to clients and patients at Southwest Health,” says Aurora. “Health benefits of high-quality massage are well-documented, especially when it’s part of an integrated treatment system. Research tells us that integrating massage therapy into patient care has positive outcomes for patients and can even lower health care costs.”
Services & Pricing
Sessions may be booked for 30, 60, or 90 minutes, chair massage for 10, 15, and 20 minutes.
Mix of relaxation with trigger point work. This is the most common type.
Light pressure, meant to relax the body and mind to relieve stress. No trigger point work.
A mix of all massages, depending on what stage of athletic event or work event. Includes trigger point work, myofascial release, stretching, and percussion work.
Deep Tissue Massage:
Deep muscle work. Includes trigger point work, myofascial release and some stretching.
Massage for pregnant women. Must be 14+ weeks.
10, 15, or 20 minute massages great for people on the go. Relax while seated in a comfortable, forward facing chair with a padded headrest.
Hot Stone Massage:
Therapeutic massage incorporating the use of hot stones to help release trigger points and increase relaxation.
Massage with Aromatherapy:
Your choice of an essential oil to be added to any massage above to enhance the massage with a relaxing aroma.
Give the gift of relaxation anytime. Available conveniently by phone at (608) 342-4748.
Hours & Appointments
Monday through Friday from 8:00 am to 12:00 Noon. Wednesday evening and Saturday sessions are also available by appointment.
Or, call the Orthopedic Institute at Southwest Health at (608) 342-4748.