Massage studio opens in Shrewsbury

SHREWSBURY - Massage Ultra is a physician-owned therapeutic massage studio endeavoring to bridge complementary alternative medicine and mainstream medicine. The massage studio is staffed by trained massage therapists specializing in deep tissue therapeutic massage to promote recovery from musculoskeletal injuries and improve migraine headaches. In addition, Massage Ultra endeavors to develop novel therapeutic massage modalities to help clients with smoking cessation and weight loss, behavioral changes known to lower cardiovascular risks. Modifying such risks is a goal of the owner, who is a Harvard-trained researcher and cardiologist specializing in the molecular biology of obesity and diabetes. The facility has been renovated and redecorated and can accommodate couples massage.The practice started its weeklong grand opening June 6, featuring special rates and a chance to win prizes. Clients can schedule appointments online at or call (844) 826-7724. Massage Ultra is at 149 Boston Turnpike in Shrewsbury, across the street from St. Anne Church. More details will be available at .