About

Angela Davidson is based in Edinburgh and is a qualified Advanced Clinical Massage Therapist (ACMT), Kinetic Chain Release Therapist, Pregnancy massage therapist, Holistic Massage Therapist (ITEC Dip) and is a member of the Complementary Therapists Association and Embody.

Having trained extensively with The Jing institute of Advanced Clinical massage she offers a fusion of therapeutic massage, trigger point release, myofascial release with structural integration techniques and advanced sports stretching, which when practiced together form completely tailor made focused and outcome based treatments. Myofascial release with structural integration can also be delivered as a completely stand alone treatment, which takes place over a series of 3, weekly sessions.

Angela is an intuitive, responsive body worker committed to helping others achieve personal wellness, energy balancing and pain relief through focused outcome based treatments, which can bring a sense of joy and peace back to the stressed among us and those dealing with chronic pain conditions such as Fibromyalgia, migraine, back pain, shoulder and neck problems, plantar faciitis to name just a few.

With over 9 years experience in the field of massage therapy in Edinburgh and 12 years experience working with the elderly and adults with learning difficulties within residential settings, she has developed her compassionate and empathetic manner of engaging with people as true individuals. She also volunteered for a year with the Community Foundation for Planetary Healing in Portobello on their holistic project one day a week where she delivered full body massage to members of the community who were unable to afford complementary therapies due to financial difficulties.

She maintains an ongoing commitment to furthering her skills through continued personal development, which keep her abreast of the latest techniques.

Call 07939 3287 76 to arrange your Liberton Apppintment. contact us with any questions you may have.

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Temporomandibular Joint Disorder

TMJ

Massage and myofascial release can help your symptoms and increase range of motion within the joint. It does this by adressing and releasing any restrictions in the fascia and musculature of the upper back, neck, head and face in particular¬†the ones which control jaw movement. Working intraorally is also part of the treatment, which is very gentle but very effective in it’s release of tension within chewing muscles.

How do you know you have it in the first place?

Having a diagnosis from your GP or Dentist is one of the first steps then having treatment from a qualified massage therapist who has specific training and experience treating TMJ symptoms will undoubtedly help.

Common symptoms of jaw problems include;

  • Bruxism (grinding of teeth)
  • Worn teeth
  • Trismus (difficuly opening mouth)
  • Difficulties swallowing
  • Difficulties speaking
  • Long term (chronic) pain in neck, face, shoulders or upper back
  • Tinnitus
  • Sensitive to light and/or noise
  • Difficulty sleeping
  • Dizzy spells
  • Headache and migraines

So, if you have any of these symptoms and feel you’d benefit from TMJ treatment contact Angela to arrange your massage in Edinburgh.

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