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Top 20 Deep Tissue Massage Therapists
Here's our pick for the top deep tissue massage therapists.

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  1. ET Chinese Massage - South

    ET Chinese Massage - South

    367 Sydney Road, Brunswick 3056
    (239)
    E.T Chinese Massage is your destination for authentic Chinese Massage and Cupping. Treatments are based on traditional Chinese and deep tissue oil massage.
    Next available: Today 6:30 PM
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  2. Sala Thai Massage and Spa

    Sala Thai Massage and Spa

    36 Mason Street, Newport 3015
    (23)
    Relax at Sala Thai Massage and Spa in Newport where wellness and relaxation meet rehabilitation and tradition in this professional and modern clinic.
    Next available: Today 5:30 PM
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  3. Thai Siam Thai Massage

    Thai Siam Thai Massage

    Shop 12 / 23 Norton Street (Inside the Italian Forum), Leichhardt 2040
    (16)
    Head to Thai Siam Thai Massage for the ultimate traditional Thai massage. Relax with an Oil Massage, Deep Tissue Massage, Hot Stone Massage or healing Remedial Massage.
    Next available: Tue, 13 of Apr
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  4. My Personal Therapy

    My Personal Therapy

    256 Carlisle Street, Balaclava 3183
    (383)
    My Personal Therapy is a serene spa on Carlisle Street in Balaclava, where you can enjoy a revitalising massage treatment from experienced professionals.
    Next available: Today 6:00 PM
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  5. ET Chinese Massage - North

    ET Chinese Massage - North

    599 Sydney Road, Brunswick 3056
    (173)
    If it’s deep tissue massage, reflexology, cupping, remedial or traditional Chinese massage that your body requires, an appointment with ET Chinese Massage in Brunswick is a must!
    Next available: Today 6:15 PM
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  6. The Massage Studio

    The Massage Studio

    735 Nicholson Street, Carlton North 3054
    (183)
    This tranquil studio on Nicholson Street in Carlton North is home to a phenomenal team of highly trained massage therapists. Book online today.
    Next available: Today 8:15 PM
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  7. Sansiri

    Sansiri

    83 Bay Street, Port Melbourne 3207
    (235)
    Sansiri is a high quality Thai massage and day spa facility in the heart of Port Melbourne offering premium massage and facial treatments by highly qualified therapists.
    Next available: Today 6:00 PM
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  8. Newcut Hair Design

    Newcut Hair Design

    55 Elgin Street, Carlton 3053
    (40)
    A new haircut feels amazing, especially with Newcut Hair Design. With a new cut, colour or bouncy blow wave, you won't be able to resist the new hair swish.
    Next available: Tue, 13 of Apr
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  9. Elwood Thai Massage

    Elwood Thai Massage

    77 Glen Huntly Road, Elwood 3184
    (139)
    Escape your stresses, aches and pains with Elwood Thai Massage. Their fully trained therapists specialise in traditional northern Thai techniques.
    Next available: Tue, 13 of Apr
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  10. Healthy Thai Massage - South Yarra

    Healthy Thai Massage - South Yarra

    119 Toorak Road, South Yarra 3141
    (11)
    Overdue for a revitalising massage? Indulge in a thorough pampering from the trained professionals at Healthy Thai Massage, on Toorak Road in South Yarra.
    Next available: Today 7:00 PM
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  11. Ton Tum Rub Thai Massage and Spa

    Ton Tum Rub Thai Massage and Spa

    201 Victoria Street, Potts Point 2011
    (446)
    Tired, or stressed? Head to Ton Tum Rub Thai Massage and Spa. Try a Traditional Thai Massage, Aromatherapy, Hot Stone or Signature Deep Tissue Massage.
    Next available: Today 6:00 PM
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  12. Buppha Thai Massage

    Buppha Thai Massage

    105 Douglas Parade, Williamstown 3016
    (223)
    Buppha Thai Massage offers affordable authentic Thai massage, incorporating the use of hands, legs and knees to treat sore muscles to aid relaxation.
    Next available: Today 6:00 PM
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  13. Paradai Thai Massage - Brighton

    Paradai Thai Massage - Brighton

    154 Church Street, Brighton 3186
    (168)
    Paradai Thai Massage specialises in traditional Thai techniques, offering deep tissue, stone massage therapy and more to comfort and nurture your needs.
    Next available: Today 6:00 PM
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    Takumimo Salon

    Takumimo Salon

    Shop 5/69-71 Mitchell Street, Darwin CBD 0800
    (10)
    Itching for a makeover? Overdue for a pampering? Head to Takumimo Salon on Mitchell Street in Darwin for all your nails, lashes and beauty needs!
    Next available: Today 5:30 PM
    5% off all services
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  15. Serenergy Thai Massage Centre

    Serenergy Thai Massage Centre

    1146 High Street , Armadale 3143
    (48)
    Serenergy Thai Massage Centre is the cure for your mind and body. Therapists perform traditional Thai and deep tissue massage, reflexology and aromatherapy.
    Next available: Today 6:15 PM
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  16. Red Lotus Massage - Cheltenham

    Red Lotus Massage - Cheltenham

    2 / 250 Charman Road, Cheltenham 3192
    (19)
    Red Lotus Massage – Cheltenham are highly skilled in massage services. Choose from traditional Siam massage, Deep Tissue, Relaxation and Hot Stone Massage.
    Next available: Today 8:15 PM
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  17. Kornkanok Thai Massage

    Kornkanok Thai Massage

    99A Station Street, Fairfield 3078
    (22)
    Kornkanok Thai Massage is an authentic Thai massage facility in Fairfield offering exceptional service in a modern clinic.
    Next available: Tue, 13 of Apr
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  18. Massage for Wellness

    Massage for Wellness

    4 / 28 Hawken Drive, St Lucia 4067
    (53)
    Massage For Wellness, are dedicated to treating your mind and body. Choose from therapies including Remedial or Relaxation Massage, Lymphatic Drainage, and more.
    Next available: Tue, 13 of Apr
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  19. The Queen Beauty and Massage

    The Queen Beauty and Massage

    Suite 806, Level 8 / 365 Little Collins Street, Melbourne CBD 3000
    (139)
    Experience the ultimate relaxation with The Queen Beauty and Massage. Services include massage, eyelash extensions and facials to cater to all skin concerns.
    Next available: Today 7:15 PM
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  20. Pen Pen Wellness

    Pen Pen Wellness

    Shop 205/206T, 220 Spencer Street, Watertank Way, Melbourne CBD 3000
    (56)
    Pen Pen Wellness is a health and healing facility in Melbourne specializing in a natural approach to body and beauty treatments.
    Next available: Today 6:40 PM
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Deep Tissue Massage

What is deep tissue massage?

Deep tissue massage is an effective form of treatment for a variety of different conditions. It goes a lot further than your general relaxation massage. Deep tissue massage involves realigning the deeper layers of muscle and connective tissue through intense, deep finger pressure and slow strokes on tensioned areas. Adhesions are generally present when tension occurs. Breaking down these adhesions in the tensioned areas will help to relieve pain and restore movement. You may experience a little bit of pain but it should not be so much that it is overbearing, so ensure you let your therapist know so they can give you the right treatment.

What is the history of deep tissue massage?



The people of the Far East as well as the Egyptians and Greeks initially discovered deep tissue massage. Today’s deep tissue massage closely resembles more of the Swedish massage than any other.

Physicians in Canada first developed deep tissue massage in the 1800’s. In 1949 a set of guidelines were set out for the technique of deep tissue massage by doctor Therese Phimmer. From this point onwards, deep tissue massage has weaved its way into qualifications and other therapies such as sports medicine as well as physical therapy to manage chronic pain and soft tissue injuries.

What is the history and culture behind massage in Australia?

In Australia, massage is the largest complementary medical profession in regards to utilisation by the public, the number of providers and practitioners as well as constantly being brought into the health care system. Massage therapists are a major treatment provider for health services in Australia. In addition to the development of massage within the health care setting, due to the sporting nature of Australia and in particular Melbourne, deep tissue massage has become popular with athletes, amateur sports persons and the general population due to its multiple performance and health benefits.

What are the benefits of deep tissue massage?

Receiving deep tissue massage on a regular basis can provide a multitude of benefits for you not only physically but also psychologically in order for your mind and body to relax.

  • Release chronic tension due to muscular overuse in occupational tasks
  • Rehabilitate sprains and strains
  • Prepare the body prior and post competition
  • Reduce fatigue and lactic acid accumulation
  • Improve posture by releasing tight muscles
  • Arthritis
  • Stress relief
  • Pain reduction
  • Improves and restores normal movement
  • Reduce heart rate and blood pressure