Skip to main content

Natural Awakenings Space & Treasure Coast Florida

Massage for Cancer Patients

Sep 27, 2013 07:37PM

Oncology Massage is a specialized form of bodywork geared toward addressing the complex needs of cancer patients.

“The oncology massage therapist will closely examine the cancer history and treatment the patient has undergone in order to fully customize a massage session that will enhance the healing process using a compassionate touch and precise massage guidelines based on the client’s needs,” says Ilene Lopez, massage therapist. “In some cases having a clear communication line with the patient’s doctor paves the way for a safe yet specific plan of action that will promote their well-being and ease their cancer symptoms.”

Ilene Lopez, LMT with Advanced and Specialized Training in Oncology Massage with standards of practice set by S4OM (Society for Oncology Massage) and Tracy Walton & Associates. Serving Indian River County, with home appointments available. 772-321-8078. MassageTherapyVeroBeach.com