Medical Massage Is Prescribed By A Physician

Schedule An Appointment with Precision Therapeutic Massage Springfield MOMedical massage is results oriented and the treatment is specifically directed to resolve conditions that have been diagnosed and prescribed by a Physician. Our medical massage practioners may use a variety of modalities or procedures during your treatment, but we will focus our treatments only on the areas of the body related to your diagnosis and prescription.

Medical prescription massage involves therapeutic assessment, manipulation and movement of locomotor soft tissues to reduce or eliminate pain and dysfunction. A unique multidisciplinary approach is utilized to restore structural balance throughout the body which will allows us to focus on the prevention and rehabilitation of musculoskeletal dysfunctions, chronic pain and injuries.

Will Insurance Pay For My Medical Massage Treatments?

Some prescription massage treatments may be covered by insurance. Medical massage with prescription is generally billed in 15-minute segments using current procedural terminology and adhering to the usual and customary reimbursement fee schedule. Many Flex Spending and Health Care savings programs will pay for Medical Massage Therapy. Please check with your insurance provider to determine your coverage. Precision Therapeutic Massage will provide you with documentation and receipts for reimbursement. Payment is due at time of service.

Medical Massage at Precision Therapeutic Massage in Springfield MO

To use insurance to pay for medical massage, you must have the following prepared:

  • Obtain a prescription from an MD (Medical Doctor), DO (Doctor of Osteopathic medicine), chiropractor or any other health professional who can write a prescription.

  • Call us with the following insurance information:

    • Doctor’s prescription

    • Insurance company’s name

    • Policy holder information

    • Group number

    • Claim number

    • If you have an attorney in reference to your claim we will need his/her name and contact information.

    We will call your insurance company to verify your insurance coverage, before your appointments are scheduled.

    Typically, the only types of insurance that pay for therapeutic massage are Personal Injury and Workers Compensation. A massage treatment must be recommended medically necessary by your physician in order to qualify for insurance coverage.

    We cannot accept insurance from Medicare, Medicaid, health insurance and disability insurance. These types of insurers will not cover massage therapy treatments.