Best Medical Massage Chair 2020 – Buyer’s Guide

Last updated: 11th January, 2020.

In today’s fast-paced world, electric massage chairs have taken the industry by a bang.

According to the American Massage Therapy Association, massage therapy alone became a $16 Billion industry during 2017, with the growth rate still increasing at a steady pace till date. Being a pro in the world of massage chairs regardless of the category they fall within, I can confidently say that the core reasons behind purchasing a massage chair can be filtered down to only two; to attain sheer relaxation or for enhancing physical well-being.

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Due to the mass demand of massage chairs, the market consists of 100’s of massage chair manufacturers along with double the amount of varying massage chair models.

As a result of high competition, new upgrades and versions are being released on an annual basis, each featuring highly advanced massage technology. In a world of so many possible choices, picking out the ideal massage chair for yourself or your loved ones, particularly one which will deliver effectively; yet, consistent enhanced physical recovery can be an arduous task. 

If you are in the market sphere seeking out the Best Medical Massage Chair of 2020 to purchase which will attain your objectives, then my friend, this post can help you. This post alone will consist of detailed reviews of the Best Medical Massage Chairs within the market sphere to help you finalize upon the ideal massage chair for you to purchase. Without any further adieu, lets get right to it, shall we! 

Best Medical Massage Chairs Reviews

Medical Breakthrough 6 v4 Recliner 3D Massage Chair

The Medical Breakthrough 6 v4 Recliner 3D Massage Chair within the world of massage chairs is among the models which is not only integrated with an array of highly advanced massage features but also fully delivers optimal physical recovery. 

What I truly love about the Medical Breakthrough 6 v4 Recliner 3D Massage Chair is the specialized massage programs incorporated among the automatically preset massage settings. Massage programs such as a full-body 3D Shiatsu Massage, New Delhi Yoga Stretching, Ancient Roman Treatment, Indonesian Deep Tissue and Greek Stress Relief are among the highlight massage programs designed particularly for enhanced physical well-being.

Each automatically preset massage mode integrated within the Medical Breakthrough 6 v4 Recliner 3D Massage Chair is done so following continuous consultation with professionals in the field such as medical practitioners along with experienced masseuse.

Aside from automatic massage settings, the Medical Breakthrough 6 v4 Recliner 3D Massage Chair does allow each user absolute control over customizing a massage program of their liking and choice. Users can choose from an array of massage types, intensities and affiliated massage options for the delivery of relaxing massage experience.

An automatic full body scanner integrated inside the massage chair can deliver a consistent standard of massage to users regardless of their body type, whether tall or short, narrow or even broad-structured. Via a highly advanced full-body scanner, the Medical Breakthrough 6 v4 Recliner 3D Massage Chair cannot only analyse the body type of a user but also adjust the placement and angling of each massage node to deliver an optimal massage experience best.

Zero gravity is a specialized reclined stance which prospective buyers must always search for when seeking to purchase massage chair to attain enhanced physical well-being. The Medical Breakthrough 6 v4 Recliner 3D Massage Chair via Zero-gravity can place each user in a stance mimicking that of astronauts before shuttle take-off. The specialized reclined stance aids in balancing out any adverse strain placed upon the Vertebrae of each user to ensure a healthy posture.

Another great feature highly beneficial for the anatomy of users integrated within Medical Breakthrough 6 v4 Recliner 3D Massage Chair is 3D massage rollers set upon an L-track. A 3D L-track helps with delivering effective massage therapy not only targeting the neck along with the shoulders all runs down till the lower thighs, loosening muscles for the eliminating of any form of strain trapped inside.

Heat transmitters spread throughout the inners of the massage chair when merged with massage motions can multiply the level of massage absorptions and penetration taking place as a result of which muscles are loosened much more effectively.

The only drawback of the Medical Breakthrough 6 v4 Recliner 3D Massage Chair would be its price, particularly for prospective buyers on a relatively low budget. However, I would still highly recommend the Medical Breakthrough 6 v4 Recliner 3D Massage Chair, featuring the most updated massage technology integrated within, it is worth the price tag.

kahuna sm 7300s massage chair

Kahuna Massage Chair models are among my top picks within the market not only due to the sheer amount of massage technology each model is integrated with but also because of their relatively reasonable price tags. If you are in search of a medical massage chair, that too on a below $3000 budget limit, then you should be giving this review a read.

What I think makes the Top Performance Kahuna Superior Massage Chair by Kahuna Massage Chairs, unique is the deep, highly specialised zero-gravity stance it has integrated within, further featuring a space-saving ergonomic design. An ergonomic; yet a classical design helps significantly with the massage chair itself requiring minimal wall bac-space to recline in the set positioning; therefore, delivering utmost convenience.

Being an upgraded version of the SM-7300, the Kahuna SM-7300S Massage Chair has integrated within a total of 3 different zero-gravity positions. Unlike the usual singular zero-gravity stance offered by other models in the market sphere, the Kahuna SM-7300S is an excellent choice for those seeking relief from chronic backaches caused resulting from an unbalanced posture. Each Zero-gravity position incorporated in the SM-7300 can place users in specialized reclined angled to lift best adverse strain trapped in as well as surround the Vertebrae. 

Another highly specialized feature exclusive to the Top Performance Kahuna Superior Massage Chair by Kahuna Massage Chairs, is its ability to deliver a continuous massage session time of up to an hour without compromising upon the quality of massage being provided. Such prolonged continuous massage timing can give optimal results about physical recovery and well-being of each user with eventual utilization.  

Featuring a 48” long SL-track roller system, the Top Performance Kahuna Superior Massage Chair by Kahuna Massage Chairs effectively targets all core acupuncture points located in each users body. The SL-rollers track not only helps significantly with increasing the massage surface area being covered but also aids in carefully following the characteristic body curves of each user to deliver optimal massage effectiveness.

An aggregate of 6 large structures rollers are integrated inside to deliver the desired or selected massage technique whether to the full body, partial or a specific body part depending upon the area which needs to be targeted for physical recovery. For users whom of which give preference to a relatively more subtle massage session, airbags are placed within the Kahuna SM-7300S Massage Chair, each of which can offer a total of five varying massage intensity levels.

Heat massage therapy spread throughout the Kahuna SM-7300S Massage Chair is an additional plus point, heat therapy alongside massage sessions helps with enhancing massage penetration levels to eliminate strain trapped inside muscles. The Top Performance Kahuna Superior Massage Chair by Kahuna Massage Chairs goes a step further, but not only integrating rollers but also heat transmitters inside the wrap-around calf/leg massagers of the chair to fully relax overworked leg muscles.

A sheer aggregate of 13 fully specialized massage programs aids with delivering utmost convenience to each user but being automatically preset and integrated into the massage technology with the help of professional masseuse. Furthermore, a consistent massage standard is maintained throughout, regardless of users with varying body types utilizing the massage chair, with the support of a fully automatic body scanner.

Featuring an extremely reasonable price, and also taking into consideration the fully packed highly advanced massage technology integrated inside the Kahuna SM-7300S to deliver an optimal massage experience, I would highly suggest the purchase to prospective buyers.

relaxonchair mk v full body massage chair

The highlight feature of the RELAXONCHAIR MK-V Shiatsu Massage Chair is its ultra-long L-track integrated inside the seat to initiate a massage from the nape of the neck down till the backside of the knees, reaching a sheer total of being 50” long. The 2nd generation, one of its kind in the market sphere, the L-track can fully contour to each users body curves for delivering optimal massage results.

A fully automatic body scanner helps with optimizing massage efficiency by analyzing the body type of each user regardless of whether short height or tall, narrow structured or broad. Following the body-type analysis, the  RELAXONCHAIR MK-V Shiatsu Massage Chair can adjust each massage node in accordance with what will best suit each user for the eradication of strain or tension trapped inside the anatomy.

An aggregate of 9 automatically preset massage programs is incorporated in the massaging technology of the RELAXONCHAIR MK-V Shiatsu Massage Chair with 4 out of the 9 being highly specialised programs designed for optimal comfort and recovery.

The four specific programs integrated inside include but are not limited to sleep-mode, Back-waist mode, Relax mode etc. Aside from automatically preset massage programs, manual massage sessions provide users utmost convenience with creating fully customised massage programs to best suit and cater to their needs.

A total of 6 massage rollers are incorporated in the seat of the RELAXONCHAIR MK-V Shiatsu Massage Chair, each of which functions on a set L-track motion delivering a vast massage coverage area while new dual rollers are strategically placed in the footrest, to best target acupressure points located in the feet of users.

Alongside massage rollers, a total of 35-airbags are also incorporated in the massage chair to cater to the needs of users of which wish to attain a relatively more subtle massage session. Each airbag inside the RELAXONCHAIR MK-V Shiatsu Massage Chair can further be controlled manually with the help of 3 different massage intensity levels.

Costing less than $2500, the RELAXONCHAIR MK-V Shiatsu Massage Chair should be taken into consideration by prospective buyers, specifically, those of whom are on a relatively tight budget.

For those in the search for the ideal medical massage chair which will best suit their individual needs, I would without any doubts recommend either of the three massage chairs reviewed within this post. Featuring different price tags, along with manufacturers, they; however, have integrated within all core massage elements required within a massage chair for the delivery of enhanced physical recovery or well-being. Good luck with your purchase!


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