Postpartum Massage and Bodywork Therapy
Postpartum women may receive massage within 24 hours after a vaginal birth and 48 hours after a cesarean birth. Benefits of massage, within six months postpartum, include:
- Promotes postpartum restoration of abdomen
- Provides support for new mother
- Decrease edema
- Alleviates muscle strain/fatigue caused by labor and delivery
- Facilitates healing from a cesarean section
Ridgeview Spa Therapy is located adjacent to the Birthing Center at Ridgeview Medical Center in Waconia. Appointments can be made by calling Ridgeview Spa Therapy at 952-442-3187.