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KW Health Connection

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417 King St W
Kitchener, ON N2G 1C2
Phone: (519) 576-2222
Fax: (519) 570-2135

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Registered Massage Therapy 

Let our RMTs get your back!


  Steve Richtaritsch, RMT Laura Doig, B.Sc., RMT, RRPr  Kellie Gies, RMT


"most people have no idea how good their body is designed to feel"  - anonymous

General Swedish & Deep Tissue Massage
Certified Hot Stone Massage Therapy
Workplace & Motor Vehicle Accidents
Sports Injuries & Training
Corporate Outreach

What is Massage Therapy?
Massage Therapy is based on the ancient healing art of therapeutic touch, using manual treatment on the joints, muscles, tendons, ligaments, and connective tissues of the body to relieve pain, rehabilitate and improve physical function. Massage therapists use a variety of all natural techniques and modalities to effectively restore tissue health. Massage acts on various systems of the body, and is a proven method to relieve muscle and joint pain, improve circulation and promote lymphatic drainage. Massage therapy is also recognized as stress reduction therapy, utilized as a preventative measure for stress-related illness and to improve mental well-being.

Injuries & Conditions:
Massage therapy can be beneficial in treating the following:
  • Depression/Anxiety
  • Low back pain
  • Headaches
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Piriformis Syndrome (Sciatic Pain)
  • Nerve Entrapment
  • Prenatal
  • Shoulder Tension
  • Whiplash
  • Frozen Shoulder
  • Tendinitis/Overuse Injuries
  • Knee Pain
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Joint Pain
  • Strains/Sprains
  • Stiffness/Reduced Mobility
  • Scar Tissue
  • Posture Imbalance

Sports Massage & Training:
Whether you’re a professional athlete or just playing pickup, sports and activity can often lead to overuse and injury. Massage can help relax those muscles, stretch the muscle fibers, increase circulation, and prevent future injuries. It is also very helpful in breaking up scar tissue from old injuries and increasing flexibility. Warm-up and cool-down are very important in sports and massage can help with both, as it has both stimulating and relaxing effects. Athletes can also use massage as a way to de-stress from very competitive events and/or help prepare for such events. We will work with you to make sure you gain the most beneficial treatment. We also work on-site for runs or special events, as we already do for such events like the Endure-Run, Waterloo Classic Race, etc.
Fee Schedule:
30 min: $50.00
45 min: $65.00
60 min: $80.00
90 min: $120.00
*Excluding HST
**Your initial visit will include an assessment
FYI: Massage Therapy is covered by many extended health plans. Check with yours!


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Call us today at (519) 576-2222

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KW Health Connection
417 King St W
Kitchener, ON N2G 1C2
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