Edit ModuleShow Tags

Ayurvedic Breast Massage Debuts at the Chopra Center

The treatment aims to flush out toxins, reduce pain, and improve energy and range of motion


Published:

The Chopra Center

Omni La Costa Resort & Spa 2013 Costa Del Mar Road, Carlsbad

Prevention can sometimes be the best medicine. That’s the mantra at The Chopra Center, which recently debuted an Ayurvedic breast massage. Pulling inspiration from the 5,000-year-old Indian healing tradition that takes a holistic, full-body approach to health, the treatment aims to flush out toxins through the lymphatic system, reduce pain, and improve energy and range of motion.

About 10 percent of the massage includes touching the actual breasts. The Carlsbad institution is the only wellness center in the country to offer this treatment—performed by female therapists with extensive training—on a large scale. And while it’s encouraged for women healing after breast augmentation or life-changing diseases like breast cancer, all women can reap the benefits of maintaining healthy tissue and muscles.

$215 for 65 minutes (doctor referral required)

Edit ModuleShow Tags

Top Doctors 2017:

San Diego's Top Doctors 2017: The List

Our annual list of 756 physicians in 77 specialties

UC San Diego Doctor Offers Skills at World Cup and Olympics

Dr. Alan Shahtaji’s sports medicine practice has taken him from UC San Diego to some of the world's largest sports arenas

A Carlsbad Wellness Center Is Helping Cancer Patients with Fitness

The Tri-City Wellness Center personalizes workouts with each person's medical needs in mind

HPV Cancer Diagnoses Are Staggering as Immunization Rates Remain Low

Vaccines for human papillomavirus (HPV) have been around since 2006, but immunization rates are only around 50 percent

Ayurvedic Breast Massage Debuts at the Chopra Center

The treatment aims to flush out toxins, reduce pain, and improve energy and range of motion

The Hospice Question

Patients, caregivers, and doctors grapple with end-of-life care

San Diego Researcher Says Naps Are New Key to Productivity

Dr. Sara Mednick's book Take a Nap! Change Your Life outlines how readers can hack their sleep schedules to achieve results

The Art of Finding a Pediatrician

Experts share the must-ask questions to help first-time parents find the perfect doc for their precious one

Local Health Advocate Amina Sheik Mohamed Knows the Value of Diversity

The Refugee Health Unit at UC San Diego takes an inclusive approach to health

These San Diego Doctors Run Thriving Wine and Beer Businesses

Surgeon Ben DuBois and Radiologist Chris Jacobsen serve up passion projects

New Doctor Recruited to Lead Cardiac Surgery Program at Rady Children's

John Lamberti, MD, has recruited John J. Nigro, MD, to take over and lead the program Lamberti developed
Edit ModuleShow Tags
Edit ModuleShow Tags

More »Related Stories

HPV Cancer Diagnoses Are Staggering as Immunization Rates Remain Low

Vaccines for human papillomavirus (HPV) have been around since 2006, but immunization rates are only around 50 percent

A Carlsbad Wellness Center Is Helping Cancer Patients with Fitness

The Tri-City Wellness Center personalizes workouts with each person's medical needs in mind

Local Health Advocate Amina Sheik Mohamed Knows the Value of Diversity

The Refugee Health Unit at UC San Diego takes an inclusive approach to health
Edit ModuleShow Tags
Edit ModuleShow Tags

Most Popular

  1. Ten Pet Friendly Palm Springs Restaurants
    Ten Pet Friendly Palm Springs Restaurants
  2. A Sneak Peek at ‘The Heart of Rock & Roll’
    The Old Globe’s newest world-premiere musical promises a familiar soundtrack and all the good feels of an ’80s rom-com
  3. What San Diego Women Want
    53 working women share their compelling stories on navigating pay equity, the baby penalty, #MeToo, and more
  4. Sushi’s Next Gen Is Here at Himitsu
    In La Jolla, a Sushi Ota protégé sticks to an age-old tradition of quality
  5. 10 Hot Plates: San Diego's Top Food News in October
    The latest restaurant rumors, openings, and coming-soons
  6. San Diego Events Calendar: October 2018
    How to be busy and important this month in San Diego
Edit ModuleShow Tags

Promotions

Vote Now for Your Orangetheory Winner!

Winners will be announced at our Sweat event on May 12

Not Your Grandma's Orthotics

New year, new – shoe? Staying on your feet for long hours at a time just got a whole lot more comfortable with Wiivv’s BASE custom insoles
Edit ModuleShow Tags
Edit Module
Edit Module

Connect With Us:

Edit ModuleShow Tags

Sponsored

Ten Pet Friendly Palm Springs Restaurants

Ten Pet Friendly Palm Springs Restaurants

AquaVie: 10 Reasons It’s Downtown’s Best Kept Secret

The best workout and spa getaway around? It’s actually right underneath your nose.
Edit ModuleShow Tags
Edit Module Edit Module
Edit ModuleShow Tags
Edit ModuleShow Tags