Dr. Ben Benjamin teaches a variety of Advanced, Orthopedic, Medical & Sports Massage Classes at CE Institute LLC in Miami FL. He has been practicing massage therapy for 50 years and has been teaching for decades. He is an absolute master of the trade and in many different subjects of our industry.
In many cases of chronic pain, the culprit is adhesive scar tissue formation, whether the pain is in the low back; the neck; the shoulders, thighs, knees and so forth. Here's Ben Benjamin's article in Massage Today that explains this concept for massage therapists: