Therapists

Andrew Black, Oregon LMT #19070

Andrew, graduate of Anthem College in 2012, was an ambassador of the Massage Therapy program. During school he found is passion to be deep tissue massage, sports massage, and the modality of myofascial release (MFR). Furthering his education, he has taken courses in Thai Massage & advanced deep tissue techniques to expand his knowledge of deep stretching, so His style is a blend of relaxation, & Thai, with focus on deep tissue. Andrew has worked in the medical side of massage bringing healing/rehabilitation to victims of Motor Vehicle Accidents & worker’s comp injuries. He is also very practiced in the art of relaxation massage. Whether its through the use of hot towels, stones, essential oils, or customized treatment plans, Andrew is always seeking ways to set the bar higher with his clients.
“Massage is a wonderful tool that facilitates healing naturally, and returns our bodies to a state of homeostasis”

Deni Buss, Oregon LMT #7324

Deni has been a massage therapist since 2005 and worked for several years with a chiropractic clinic specializing in auto accident recovery focusing on whiplash and back injuries. She has also worked in high-end spas using hot stones as well as essential oils, and enjoys tailoring your massage for a truly personalized experience of either focused treatment work or relaxation; however, she believes that a combination of these two modalities together promotes optimal healing while providing instant stress relief.

 

 

Denise Clopton, OR LMT #19624

Denise Clopton, OR LMT #19624

Denise is an amazing massage therapist, calming from the moment she greets you. She brings a very holistic approach to healing and wellness. Denise loves to incorporate hot stones into her massage sessions. She is gifted in bringing deep relaxation, minimizing stress, anxiety and pain. She offers deep tissue massage as well as massage for relaxation, loves to do pre- and post-natal massage and has studied and practiced using massage in the care of cancer patients. Regardless of where you are coming from, your massage with Denise will be life enhancing!

Lisa Albers, Oregon LMT #11156

Lisa Albers, Oregon LMT #11156

A massage therapist since 2003, Lisa specializes in massage for injury rehab and chronic pain relief. She is exceptionally intuitive and patient in rooting out the source of pain and restriction. In addition to working in rehabilitative settings, Lisa has spent years working in high-end spas and really enjoys doing Hot Stone massage or just a good old-fashioned relaxing massage, if that’s what you need. Whether your muscles really need some getting into, or you want just want to drift off into bliss, Lisa is sure to make you smile!

Gina Hoffman, LMT #14208

Gina Hoffman, LMT #14208

Gina has been practicing in chiropractic as well as upscale spa settings since 2006. She is committed to giving each person caring attention while mobilizing her experience to affect change and diminish pain rapidly. Her specialties include Deep Tissue, Sports Massage, Ashiatsu, Hot Stone and Lomi Lomi. Her background in dance, as well as extensive study in Europe gives Gina a really creative and well-rounded approach to sore bodies, and an understanding of the musculature that is a rare treasure and clearly an asset in helping people to heal.

Christine Walter, OR LMT #6186

Christine has been a massage therapist since 1996 and loves working with clients to help them break through chronic pain, as well as simply find the balance between feeling healthy and relaxed. She specializes in deep tissue massage, prenatal massage, myofascial release, trigger point and Reiki.

Laurel Wolfe Surles, LMT #17485

Laurel Wolfe Surles, LMT#17485

My Healing Passion since 1984. Working through Chiropractic/Medical offices for 20 plus years has given me extensive experience with treating health issues, including Auto Accident Rehab, Pre & Perinatal Certified, Migraines/Chronic Headaches, Sports Injuries, TMJ, and Stress Related Ailments. I have done extensive studies since 1995 in Myofascial Release (The John Barnes, PT Approach). This amazing technique promotes deep relaxation, immediate pain relief, and long term healing. I have also spent many years in Upscale Spas and Corporate Wellness Center settings, providing a World Class relaxation session that helps you just “let it all go and feel good again!”. I await the opportunity to work with you.

Michelle Bennett, Oregon LMT #21023

Michelle brings to her massage practice more than just compassion for her clients; she also brings a great wealth of knowledge and understanding of the way our bodies should feel in order to work their best. As a competitive sailboat racer and a recreational weight-lifter, Michelle knows the value of massage therapy both as prevention and as a remedy, and her skills will convince you! In addition to Swedish and Deep Tissue massage, Michelle specializes in Shiatsu, a non-invasive Japanese form of massage therapy that helps reduce stress and muscle stiffness, stimulates the skin, aids in digestion, and influences the nervous system. A massage with Michelle will leave you feeling rejuvenated and refreshed, and ready to sign up for another!