Medical Massage with Kim LeMoon
Medical massage is performed with the intent of improving conditions or pathologies that have been diagnosed by a physician. An individualized treatment approach utilizes a wide variety of techniques which may include Orthopedic Massage, Neurodynamic Testing and Mobilization, Neuromuscular Therapy, Myofascial Release, Neurostructural Integration Technique, Lymphatic Drainage, Proprioceptive Neuromuscular Facilitation stretching, and client home-care protocols.
Sciatica, thoracic outlet syndrome, Morton’s neuroma, post-herpatic neuralgia, peripheral neuropathy, costochondritis, complex regional pain syndrome
Carpal tunnel syndrome, cubital tunnel syndrome, De Quervain tenosynovitis, golfer’s elbow (medial epicondylitis), tennis elbow (lateral epicondylitis), trigger finger
Osteo-, rheumatoid, and psoriatic arthritis, TMJ dysfunction, frozen shoulder, rotator cuff injuries, torn meniscus, sacroiliac joint dysfunction, hypermobility (Ehler’s Danlos)
Motor vehicle accidents (whiplash), sports injuries, muscle sprains, ligament strains, injuries from unaccustomed work such as gardening, painting, moving, and snow shoveling.
About Kim LeMoon, LMT
Highland Park, New Jersey
Since 1997, Kim LeMoon has operated a private Medical Massage practice in Highland Park, NJ. From the outset, her mission has been to provide the best possible outcomes by using her keen clinical reasoning skills. Over the years, she has built up her clinical expertise by refining and modifying techniques and building a large knowledge-base of medical conditions. However, for all of her advanced education, her greatest teachers have been her clients. By listening to their concerns and to their innate wisdom about their bodies, Kim has learned that the best results come when people participate in their care.
Somerset School of Massage Therapy (1997) • OMERI Orthopedic Massage (1999) • Phoenix Rising Yoga Therapy (2000) • Advanced NST Neurostructural Integration Technique (2002) • Somanautics Dissection (2007) • Neurodynamic Testing and Nerve Mobilization (2014)
1997 Academic and Technique Valedictorian Somerset School of Massage Therapy • 2007 Massage Therapy Foundation Practitioner Case Report Contest Silver Award Winner
"Clinical Reasoning in Massage Therapy." International Journal of Therapeutic Massage and Bodywork 1, no. 1 (2008): 12–18. • "Fascia 2007: The First International Fascia Research Congress.” Journal of Bodywork & Movement Therapies 12, no. 1 (2008): 3-6. • “Terminology Used in Fascia Research,” Journal of Bodywork and Movement Therapies 12, no. 3 (2008): 204-212.