Video Course: Topical Analgesics 101

Michael McGillicuddy

Learning about the application of topical analgesics gives today's massage therapist another tool for helping their clients with residual pain after completing their massage. They are easy to apply and add another dimension of effective pain relief to use in a massage therapy session. This presentation teaches you what topical analgesics are and will answer all your questions about the why, when, and how to use them.

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Michael McGillicuddy
Michael McGillicuddy, LMT, BCTMB, CKTI, is board certified in theraputic therapeutic massage and bodywork and is a Certified Kinesio Taping Instructor. McGillicuddy is president of USA Pro-Sports, a continuing education company that conducts workshops around the world. McGillicuddy is also an internationally recognized speaker and author and has spoken in the US, Europe, and Australia. He graduated from the Florida School of Massage Therapy in Gainesville, Florida, in 1984 and is owner and administrator of the Central Florida School of Massage Therapy in Winter Park, Florida, where he teaches and practices massage therapy. McGillicuddy has specialized in sports massage and pain management for the last 30 years. McGillicuddy is an educational consultant for PHI, the makers of Biofreeze and Prossage. Learn more at
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