Mike Fossett LSSM Dip ISRM

Massage Therapist

Mike originally qualified as a teacher in 1991 teaching among other things geography to 15 year olds. He decided to re-train as a sports massage practitioner and trained at the London School of Sports Massage qualifying in 2001. He then joined Southcote in 2002.  

Mike is a member of the Institute of Sports and Remedial Massage. 

 

Mike enjoys working with a wide range of conditions. He is experienced in treating acute conditions like muscle strains and tears  as well as dealing with chronic cases of muscle tension and muscle imbalance. 

Mike has also had experience of treating a range of sports enthusiasts participating in sports such as triathlons, golf, dance, football, rugby, martial arts and bowls. 

 

He also enjoys working with people from a non sporting background who can benefit from receiving massage.  Mike enjoys helping people relax and unwind with the use of relaxing massage and Indian Head massage as well. These are all important components of Mike's work.

 

Sports massage uses a range of techniques to work out areas of tension, adhesions or scar tissue. It can be used to address areas of deep seated tension as invariably it will involve deep tissue massage. Often streching techniques are used to reinforce improvements made through the massage work. 

 

Mike has two children - Max and Madeleine. 

 

He is also a keen cyclist and has taken part in events in Belgium, Holland,  France and Spain.  

 

He works:

            Mondays       8am - 4pm

            Tuesday        9.30am - 2.30pm

            Thursdays     9.30am - 4pm

            Fridays          9.30am - 2.30pm

Southcote Proactive Healthcare,  3 Sittingbourne Road,  Maidstone,  Kent,  ME14 5ES        01622-661883