Hello, I'm Sharon Thomas, Board Certified, State Licensed Medical Massage Therapist in practice for over 25 years.
Medical Massage Soft Tissue Services provides professional Colorado Springs massage therapy services in and around Colorado Springs, CO.
Specializing in Medical Massage modalities that are scientifically based and measurable along with holistic techniques to rebalance the natural flow of energy in the body, I'm offering you my best effort to help restore balance to your physiology. Addressing your pain and discomfort by helping increase your quality of life through careful and attentive problem solving and troubleshooting is my absolute super power
Medical Massage Therapy is my most popular modality.
I include treatment of SCARS (especially when caused by surgery or injury) through Microcurrent Point Stimulation techniques in my therapy. Find details on the 'My Services' tab at the left toolbar.
Please be sure to also check out the features of Medical Massage! So many of my patients find amazing relief from pain and such great benefits from selecting it as their preferred modality...
The Modalities I feature are:
MPS Scar Therapy
Lymphatic Drainage (Manual) (also helps with swelling)
Reflexology of the Feet/Hands
Deep Tissue Massage
Pregnancy/ Postpartum Massage
Please visit the 'My Services' section for a detailed explanation of each modality.
The following is my bio, including my professional philosophy and educational background:
Sharon A. Thomas, LMT, NMT, NCMMT
Over 25 years practicing in the field of bodywork and holistic health
Professional Vision and Goal: Treating the individual medically, holistically and compassionately, striving to assist the biomechanical/emotional system in the correction, restoration, rehabilitation, balance and harmony of the whole person through successful/scientific/measureable methods addressing levels from the subtle emotional/energetic to the gross physical body.
Medical Massage Soft Tissue Services: Independently owned and operated with 23 years in practice in CO. Specializing in initial examination with postural analysis and screening testing to assist in providing a clear road map from which to navigate streamlined treatment from the soft tissue/biofield perspective. Specific medically validated techniques and neuromuscular therapy are administered addressing muscle, fascia, connective tissue, adhesions, tendons and joint capsule, as needed. Medical Massage Therapy is applied to facilitate, providing relief, correction, restoration and rehabilitation for those individuals with chronic pain or immobility patterns, stress, tension, injuries (personal, sports, work), repetitive motion disorders, scars, pregnancy and post partum conditioning and more. Conditions involving pain, ache, soreness, stiffness, tension, burning, tingling, numbness, radiating, headache, weakness, swelling, spasm, discomfort, emotional discord and tenderness are addressed.
Exclusive Day Spa at Golfing Club Locally operated:
Over ten years specializing in relaxation spa treatments, sports and deep tissue modalities providing rejuvenation and reprieve for those experiencing fatigue, emotional strife, discomfort, pain, ache, stiffness and those conditions requiring treatments leading to relief, relaxation, centeredness and balance. Sports conditioning for pre and post event and pregnancy and postpartum methods are also practiced.
Ayurvedic Medical Center University-based Medical Center:
7 years of apprenticeship practicing ancient forms of purification and rejuvenation procedures leading to scientifically validated markers for reversal of aging. Additional tasks included teaching Vedic methods of postpartum recovery and infant massage to students at the university level.
High School and Joint Vocational School Instructor/Adult Education Program Coordinator:
7 years of teaching in the public school system at the secondary and adult education levels
Bachelor of Science Degree, College of Education
1100 hour Therapeutic Massage Therapy Certification Program
500 hour National Certification in Medical Massage Therapy
Certification in Pre-natal, Pregnancy, Post-partum, Infant Massage
Certification in Manual Lymphatic Drainage, Biodynamic Method
Certification in MPS Scar Therapy (Microcurrent Point Stimulation)
Certification in Finesse Massage (formerly PFR, Passive Fascia Restoration Massage)
Certification in The Art of Feminine Presence, Level 1 and Level 2
Certified in CPR and First Aid
Additional: Hundreds of hours of additional Continuing Education Units in a vast variety of areas relating to bodywork and mind/body connection
Treatment of thousands of patients over my career and counting....
Member NBCTMB (National Board Certification in Therapeutic Massage & Bodywork)
Please see the references available in the 'Testimony' Section