If you need to recharge your batteries or address painful muscle
tension, Texas Health Ben Hogan Sports Medicine works with a
therapist to offer sports massage. Many athletes find this
service helpful in loosening their muscles and their connective
Are you considering sports massage but unsure if you will benefit
from it? Visit our
frequently asked questions section for further information.
Rehabilitative Massage Therapy
Rehabilitative massage therapy works in conjunction with your
physical therapy to help facilitate the healing process. The
massage therapist works with your physical therapist to enhance
Sports Injury Prevention Massage Therapy
Sports injury prevention massage therapy (SIPMT) is specifically
designed to reduce your risk of injury during competitive or
recreational sports. By targeting specific muscle groups used
during competition, SIPMT can loosen up your muscles to give you
increased range of motion and decreased muscle tightness to
increase your physical output.
Medical Massage Therapy
Medical massage therapy is an outcome-based therapy. Your
treatments can be specific to one or two areas of the body or a
full body treatment. This type of massage therapy is designed to
reduce the intensity of your acute or chronic pain.
Stress Reduction Massage Therapy
Stress reduction massage therapy is designed to lower your
overall cortisol levels in the body. Cortisol is the "stress
hormone" in the body. Decreasing the overall amount of cortisol
allows your body to relax.