Relieve Pain through Integrated Movement & Therapeutic Touch

If you suffer from back, neck, hip, shoulder or other physical pain from injury, age, or disease, Dr. Marta Helliesen can help.

Much more than physical therapy, massage therapy, or sports medicine, Dr. Marta finds what is out of sync, and develops a plan to fix it.

Join the Movement to Optimal Function and Start Feeling Better!

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Join the Movement to Optimal Function

Dr. Marta Helliesen goes beyond the standard practices of physical therapy, massage therapy, personal training
and sports medicine to find the root of the problem. Some of the modalities she uses include:

  • Applied Functional Science

    By looking at the whole picture, we can treat the problem and not the symptom.

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  • Functional Manual Reaction

    Facilitate an optimal sequence of bone speed and motion, and stimulate proprioceptors.

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  • Rehabilitation Outside the Box

    Specific techniques can reduce the difficulty related to rehabilitation after surgery.

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  • Gait Analysis

    Most people don't think about the way they walk until something starts hurting.

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  • Bodywork Modalities

    We can utilize several techniques to create the most effective treatment process for your needs.

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  • Myoskeletal Alignment Techniques

    Especially effective in treating stubborn pain and myoskeletal misalignment.

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  • Neuromuscular Therapy

    We can use specialized pressure applied to myofascial trigger points (TP) to relieve pain.

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  • Myofascial Release

    Deep and slow manual pressure and strokes, combined with movement of the tissue.

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  • Personal Training

    The best philosophy is to keep it simple, fun and true to functional biomechanics.

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  • The True Stretch

    The "True Stretch" was developed by my renowned teacher; Dr. Gary Gray.

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About Marta Helliesen, Ph.D., LMT.

Dr. Marta Helliesen brings an extensive academic background, combined with years of clinical experience, to the field of bodywork and movement.

She holds a Ph.D. in Neuroscience & Psychology, a Master degree in Physiology, is a Licensed Massage Therapist, a certified Fascia Fitness Trainer and a Gift fellow from the renowned Gray Institute.

She masters a number of bodywork modalities which, along with her knowledge of functional biomechanics, gives her a unique approach to effective healing.

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