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Science of Medical Massage

Science of Medical Massage
Medical Massage Seminar
From Basics to Clinical Application

NCBTMB Approved Provider

Presenter: Dr. Ross Turchaninov
Hours: 24 Approved for PA License Renewal & NCBTMB Approved
Registration Fee: $550 for three days ($370 for two days or $185 for one day for Therapists working toward Medical Massage Certification)
Full payment required to register.
Times: Friday, Saturday, Sunday 9:00 AM – 6:00 PM
Dates: 8/3-5/2018

Please note that questions regarding this workshop AND registration for the workshop is being handled by the Science of Massage Institute. Call them with your questions or to register for the workshop. (602) 953-2945


Friday: Lecture – Understanding the Medical massage Concept

Saturday: Hands-on Medical Massage Protocol for Chronic Cervical pain/Trapezius and Levator Scapulae Syndrome

Sunday: Hands-on Medical Massage Protocol for for Piriformis Muscle Syndrome/Sciatica

This seminar is a bridge to a highly successful practice and $100K-plus yearly income. You will learn to use and integrate Medical Massage into your practice, opening your access to the medical community, enhancing your reputation and ability to relieve pain by successfully treating a wide variety of somatic and visceral disorders.

Friday: Understanding the Medical Massage Concept.
This day of lecture takes you on an exhilarating ride through Massage Science. It stimulates and challenges your mind and opens your professional horizons. This day will answer all the questions you’ve wanted answers to throughout your professional career. Together we build for you a mental vision of the Medical Massage Concept eventually transforming you into a Massage Clinician.

Saturday: Medical Massage Protocol for Chronic Cervical Pain/Trapezius and Levator Scapulae Syndrome.
Today all the pieces of the puzzle will fall into place. Using hands-on training we establish a logical understanding of the scientifically based pattern of soft tissue rehabilitation using the Medical Massage Concept. The second you experience the “aha” moment you will begin to use the same pattern over and over to formulate Medical Massage Protocols for more than 70 of the most common somatic disorders SOMI explains in publications and shows you in the Video Library.

Hands-on training will focus on Chronic Cervical Pain/Trapezius and Levator Scapulae Syndrome. We focus on the anatomy and physiology of Trapezius and Levator Scapulae Muscles and step by step evaluation and application of Medical Massage Protocols.

Sunday: Medical Massage Protocol for Piriformis Muscle Syndrome/Sciatica.
One of the ‘basics,’ you will learn through hands-on, how to treat Piriformis Muscle Syndrome/Sciatica focusing on anatomy and physiology of the Piriformis Muscle, its relation to Sciatic Nerve and Sacral Plexus and the evaluation principles of Piriformis Muscle Syndrome/Sciatica with necessary treatment options.

Dr. Ross Turchaninov will personally work with you on an individual basis.

Only The Science of Massage Institute can offer:

  • A Medical Massage seminar where every technique and protocol is backed by 100% science.
  • Instruction by Dr. Ross Turchaninov, considered the source of true Medical Massage in America.
  • Support materials that make integrating Medical Massage into your practice fun and easy. “Watch and Follow” our exclusive Video Library to better learn protocols and sharpen your techniques.

So, spice up your Therapeutic and Stress Reduction or Sports Massage practice by injecting science into your EVERY move – OR – if you want a six-figure income and an exciting, fulfilling career helping family, friends and clients with pain relief – you want a CAREER in science based Medical Massage. The Mayo Clinic, American Academy of Pain Management and other leading Medical institutions working with us are changing the face of the massage industry. This is your opportunity to become part of this National movement!

Presenter: Dr. Ross Turchaninov Dr. Ross, founder of the Science of Massage Institute, will personally teach this seminar. He is a medical doctor, a surgeon and he has a PhD in Orthopedy and Rehabilitation. He is a scientist, national and international speaker, author and manual therapist. He studied massage in 7 countries and discovered a profound difference in the field of massage in America compared to the rest of the world. With like minded MDs, PhDs, researchers, educators, authors and scientists he analyzed the last 100+ years of clinical trials throughout the Western World. Dr. Ross first researched this information, then distilled it into 3 books and then adapted much of it to a website as a reliable learning tool for you. Within this information you have at your disposal the accumulation of lifetimes of dedication and research to the massage profession.

For questions about this seminar, please refer to the Frequently Asked Questions in the seminar section of our website or contact our Director of Services, Mary Preuss (602) 953-2945,

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To register for this workshop call Mary Preuss (602) 953-2945 and place your registration fee on a charge card.

If you are traveling by plane, please confirm the workshop with the school before buying your ticket.

Workshops may be cancelled by sponsor due to low enrollment. inclement weather, etc. In such cases, our liability is limited to a return of your deposit. We will contact you in the event of cancellation.

If you notify us of your withdrawal from any workshop more than twenty one (21) days before the scheduled start of the workshop, you will receive a refund of the full deposit paid, less a $25 administrative fee. You may also choose to transfer the entire deposit to any other workshop sponsored by PSMT within a six (6) month period.
If you notify us of your withdrawal from any workshop less than twenty one (21) days before the scheduled start of the workshop, or do not show up for the first day of class, you will will not be entitled receive a refund/credit of the required deposit amount. If your deposit was greater than the required amount, the difference will be refunded or credited. Emergency exceptions will be considered with a written explanation.