Tuina (Chinese Medical Massage)

Based on the principles of traditional Chinese medicine (TCM), Tuina – meaning “push and grasp” is a form of medical massage. The practitioners goal is to promote balance to the clients Qi energy and their internal organ systems to increase vitality and improve health. Tuina, as practiced in China, encompasses a great breadth of healing work, which in western medicine would be compartmentalized into the various specialties of orthopedics, physical therapy, massage, sports medicine and energy work.