Scar Work Oxford
Do you have a surgical or accidental scar that is bothering you? Are you experiencing pain, sensitivity, numbness, itching, tightness in and around the scar? Whether your scar is many years old or relatively new (no shorter than 12 weeks or signed off by your Oncologist) you may find this Sharon Wheeler gentle treatment useful for you.
You may have had a:
If so, your scar may carry some emotional trauma or difficult feelings. Scar work is non-invasive and together we can work at your body’s pace with the aim of encouraging ease and comfort in the affected areas. The treatment will also include massage of areas of your body which have been compromised due to scar tissue.
Usually an average of 4-6 treatments are needed to get the full effects of this work, this of course depends on the age and extent of your scar.
*Please note that I do not massage over tumours, metastasis or recent radiotherapy sites. It is best to rest and wait a week or so after a chemotherapy session as you may be feeling too unwell to receive a treatment.
If you use a wheelchair or a walking aid, you may find it easier to receive a treatment in your own home. Please contact me to discuss this further.