Amanda Da-Silva is a qualified Remedial Massage therapist, and Manual Lymphatic Practitioner specialising in Oncology Massage and Mastectomy Aftercare.
Amanda completed Clinical Oncology Massage, Advanced Hospital and Palliative Care Oncology Massage Training at the Austin Hospital & Olivia Newton-John Cancer Wellness and Research Centre in Melbourne, Australia.
Clinic Locations: Port Kembla, NSW - Alchemy Health. Thirroul, NSW - Harmony Therapeutics.
Massage therapy that can ease symptoms relating to cancer diagnosis and treatment
Personalised treatment for recovery after breast cancer
Persistent swelling after cosmetic surgery, post op, lymphoedema, fibromyalgia,
Mentoring women after breast Cancer
Mandy has become an integral part of my healthcare team. As someone with several chronic pain & health conditions she has made life bearable and helped me to come off pain medications. Her soft touch massage, experience & knowledge of R.E.S.T has been invaluable in moving forward with natural therapies in my journey.
What you did yesterday loosened things up a lot and I was able to do a one hour workout with NO PAIN this morning!! The scar work really helped with flexibility. THANK YOU!
Unbelievable! Highly recommend to anyone undergoing cancer treatment or post mastectomy. Very knowledgeable and a great experience
Oncology Massage focuses on eliciting the relaxation response in those who are undergoing treatment for cancer or who have a history of cancer. Oncology Massage can help reduce unwanted side effects of chemotherapy and radiation such as nausea, fatigue, insomnia and pain. Bodywork sessions can continue through every form of treatment, before and after surgery and can help to re-unite the body with the heart, mind and soul. Learn more.
Therapeutic bodywork concentrating on affected areas of tension and pain and their related muscles. During the session, tests will be performed to understand which muscles are giving you trouble and a treatment plan will be tailored to suit your needs. Learn more.
Using specific slow, light strokes, manual lymphatic drainage (MLD) works on the connective tissues immediately below the skin. The treatment is relaxing and useful for treating a wide range of health conditions, and illnesses including; Lymphoedema, swelling after surgery or during pregnancy, injury chronic fatigue syndrome and fibromyalgia. Learn More.
Soft tissue release techniques and specific body work is offered to enhance recovery after surgery, chemotherapy and radiotherapy. Treatment sessions focus on reducing pain associated with fibrosis, scar tissue and adhesions, as well as assistance with regaining mobility of the shoulder and trunk. Learn more.