Introduction to Medical Massage


Learn to Assess
Painful Conditions

We take you through a step-by-step process to understand how painful conditions develop in the body, how to properly assess each condition and how to apply proven-to-work treatment protocols to get the results you and your patients are looking for!

Get Long-Term
Predictable Results

Each course is designed to teach you how to obtain long-lasting results when treating painful conditions. Learn how to set up a treatment plan for each patient, taking the guess-work out of helping people feel better!  Your patients will love the results!

Earn More as a
Massage Clinician

Medical Massage Clinicians are amongst the highest paid in the industry.  And as a medical massage professional, you will obain more referrals from your patients and from physicians in your area to significantly broadening your practice and increase your revenue!

Apply What You Learn Immediately

These two online course are designed to help you use the information right away!  We make it easy to understand how to apply Medical Massage principals to each condition you treat. You will start helping people in new ways as soon as you use this information!

Find the SOURCE of pain
instead of chasing the pain!

In the majority of cases, where the patient feels pain is not the underlying CAUSE of the pain. Working only on the painful areas provides short-term relief instead of long-term results. We teach you how to identify and treat the SOURCE of pain to get quick, reliable results!

The Science of Massage Institute

At SOMI, our curriculum is based 100% on SCIENCE. When your therapy is based on scientific principles, it takes the guess work out of helping people feel better. Your therapy becomes more effective and efficient!

Join our team and discover just how high your practice and income can soar!

Take a Sneak Peak

Take the test below to see what you already know and get a glimpse into what you will learn in this information packed, introductory course!

Want to Know More?

Learn the answers to these questions and many more when you enroll in our two incredible courses!

Who Are These Courses For?

The Studious

You have a thirst for knowledge driven by your desire to do more for your patients. You want to build up your critical thinking skills instead of only learning new techniques. You have a desire to fully understand how to help your patients.

The High

You want to be recognized for your hard work in your community.  You know this requires getting consistent, reliable results.  You need solid information that has been proven to work!

The Growing

You are ready to watch your personal practice grow!  You want to increase the value of each session by becoming more effective at treating painful conditions.  You are ready to make more money and help more people as soon as possible!

55 FREE Medical Massage Treatment Protocols

When you sign up today for either class, you will receive 55 full-color treatment protocols to use in your practice that correspond with videos from the Science of Massage Institute.  $95 VALUE!


During this difficult time, we want you to have the opportunity to learn without financial stress.  Below you will find our options for payment plans and discounted pricing plans!


100% Money Back Guarantee

See FAQ's below for details


Introduction to Medical Massage, Theory to Application- 5 CEs NCBTMB approved - now just $130 paid in 2 installments of $65!

This course is for students who have never taken a live course from The Science of Massage Institute, and for current students who want to further comprehend the scientific background and principles behind medical massage. Students will learn fundamental medical massage concepts which they will build their critical thinking skills upon. Students will learn how painful abnormalities, called reflex zones, develop in the soft tissue and how to treat these reflex zones to start seeing incredible results right away!

Introduction to Medical Massage, Understanding Painful Conditions- 16 CEUs NCBTMB approved- $297 paid in 3 installments of just $99!

This second, comprehensive course will take you through 22 common, painful conditions students see in their practices. Students will learn how to properly assess and treat each condition. Some of the conditions include Carpal Tunnel Syndrome, Tennis and Golfer's Elbow, Rotator Cuff Syndrome, and Plantar Fasciities. Students will also learn how to assess and treat neck pain, upper back pain, low back pain, chronic headaches, hip pain and more. Most importantly, students will learn how to assess and treat nerve irritation that is responsible for many painful conditions people suffer from!


Pay in full today and receive a discounted price on either class! Introduction to Medical Massage- Theory to Application now just $100!

Introduction to Medical Massage- Understanding Painful Conditions now just $235 paid in full!

Frequently Asked Questions

No.  In fact, having access to this information right out of school will save you time and money trying to figure things out on your own.  You will advance more quickly in your career with this information.

Definitely!  Becoming a Certified Medical Massage Practitioner is a journey of learning and practicing.  We encourage you to get to a live class as soon as you can, but start using this information to help people right away!

Yes.  Our goal is to help you become the best therapist you can be.  We are here to help you along the way!  

There are two courses, both approved through NCBTMB.  The first is the Introduction to Medical Massage- Theory to Application.  It is worth 5 CEs and is a pre-requisite to the second course, Introduction to Medical Massage- Understanding Painful Conditions (16 CEs).

To become a Certified Medical Massage Practitioner, you must complete the following:

2 days of Introduction to Medical Massage from Theory to Application (or just one day when you take this online introductory course)

1 day of Basic Medical Massage Techniques, giving you 60 variations that are the basic component for Medical Massage application

9 days of Hands-on training in a variety of Focus Subjects

Two 4-hour personal training sessions with Dr. Ross Turchaninov


Yes.  You will need to subscribe to the video library at the Science of Massage Institute for the second class only.  It is $20 per month. 

Once you purchase your class, you will have one week to start your class and decide if the class is right for you.  If you decide it is not, you will receive a full refund and no continuing education credits will apply. Simply use the "contact us" and send us an email stating you would like to cancel. 


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