Our Registered Massage Therapists
Donata Sardone, Registered Massage Therapist
Donna is a Registered Massage Therapist and in good standing with the College of Massage Therapists of Ontario, graduate of one of the top leading schools in massage therapy, Sutherland Chan. During her intensive massage therapy program she learned a variety of techniques & modalities such as Swedish massage, manual lymphatic drainage, myofascial release, prenatal massage; to name a few.
She believes that one does not need to be injured or in pain to experience massage, and that a team effort between therapist and client can be used as a tool to help facilitate general well-being as well as quality of life.
Andy Vong, Registered Massage Therapist
Andy Vong is a Registered Massage Therapist with the College of Massage Therapists of Ontario, he has been practicing since 2008. He has worked in many different communities such as Scarborough, Markham, Vaughan, Etobicoke and etc. He has plenty of experience with many people of different nationalities, he is very fluent in both Cantonese and Mandarin. He can perform relaxing massage, finger-punch massage and deep tissue massage.
Yutong (John) Jia, Registered Massage Therapist, R. Ac
John graduated from the Royal Canadian College of Massage Therapy and Central College. He is also a Registered Acupuncturist and Registered Traditional Chinese Medicine Practitioner. He has been practicing Traditional Chinese Herbal Medicine & Acupuncture for many years and is able to integrate it into his practice. John also has extensive experience in Chinese Tuna massage, Taiji and Qigong practicing massage treatments. John combines Chinese and Western massage theories and techniques together to form his unique massage style. He is not only outstanding at relaxation massages, but also therapeutic treatments, especially treating chronic pain, sports injuries and rehabilitation. John continues to challenge himself and never stops learning and absorbing the advantages of other types of massage practices as he constantly searches for better and more effective treatment techniques.
Maria (Mary) Santos, Registered Massage Therapist
Mary has been practicing since 2001. She graduated from the Canadian College of Massage and Hydrotherapy in June of 2000, and a graduate from the Royal Canadian College of Massage in August 2009 receiving a Diploma in Acupuncture.
Mary specializes in Moderate & Deep Therapeutic Massage, as well as Pre/Post Natal Massage. She provides her clients with the utmost in holistic care. She has also been trained in Manual Lymph Drainage; Hot Stone Massage, Aromatherapy, Thai Massage, and much more. Mary is a passionate therapist providing continuous therapeutic treatments to all of her clients, ensuring them of optimal holistic care and well being. She is a kind, caring and skilled therapist with over 20 years of customer/client relations. Mary always welcomes new clients and any questions you may have.
Matthew Drag, Registered Massage Therapist
Obtaining a diploma in Occupational Therapist Assistant & Physiotherapist Assistant from Centennial College in 2013 and an Advanced Diploma of Massage Therapy from Georgian College, Matthew has acquired a wide variety of knowledge in human pathologies and injuries. He understands how massage therapy aids in the maintenance and/or recovery of these potentially life changing conditions as he has worked alongside a variety of practitioners including chiropractors, physiotherapists and osteopaths.
Matthew became certified as a Registered Massage Therapist in December 2016 with the College of Massage Therapists of Ontario (CMTO). He is also a member of the Registered Massage Therapists Association of Ontario (RMTAO), and Canadian Sport Massage Therapists Association (CSMTA). Matthew currently works at Mackenzie Richmond Hill Hospital as a Therapy Assistant in the orthopedics units with various age groups, with patients recovering from total hip replacements, total knee replacements and back surgeries. He uses a variety of massage techniques that help with relieving stress and tension, reducing pain, improving circulation, decreasing signs of inflammation, reducing scarring, increasing joint mobility and enhancing muscle performance.
In his personal life, Matthew is a huge mixed martial arts fan, fitness enthusiast and enjoys playing soccer. He is excited to be a part of the Massage Addict team in both Aurora and Newmarket!
Yuliang (Julian) Lou, Registered Massage Therapist
Julian graduated from the Wellsprings College of Massage Therapy in Richmond Hill in 2012. He is qualified in Swedish Massage, Deep Tissue Massage, Foot Reflexology and Tuina. He also holds a Certificate as a Personal Training Specialist from Canfitpro. Julian is an experienced massage therapist who is also dedicated to providing therapeutic massage and educating clients on overall health and wellness.
Evgeni (James) Dobkin, Registered Massage Therapist
James graduated from Wellsprings Collage and has been a registered massage therapist since 2009. He developed his passion towards massage therapy during his first years of working as a registered practical nurse. During his massage therapy program, he learned many unique techniques and specialized in deep tissues massage, rehabilitation massage, anti-cellulite massage, as well as hot stone massage. James strongly believes in a holistic lifestyle.
Armin Nemati Mood, Registered Massage Therapist
Armin graduated as a Registered Massage Therapist from Oxford College in 2018. He has always had a passion to give to people what was given to him. It has become a personal goal of his to share what he has learned with others to help them find the balance in their physical output and input on a daily basis. He practices stress relief, deep tissue massage, prenatal and postnatal massage and headache control (migraines and tension headaches) in advanced detail. Armin is always ready to learn more and is forever grateful for being able to help and share his knowledge and skills to enhance the lives of others.
Kimberley Raadi, Registered Massage Therapist
Kimberley became licensed as a Registered Massage Therapist with the College of Massage Therapists of Ontario (CMTO) in 2013 and is also a member of the Registered Massage Therapists Association of Ontario (RMTAO). She enjoys working with clients to help them to reach their treatment goals. She has treated those with neurological conditions, sports related injuries, repetitive strains, deep tissue, pre and post natal, hot stone and myofascial release of trigger points, and integrates stretches and remedial exercises for a successful treatment plan. She welcomes new clients and enjoys supporting her current client base.
Aref Amidi, Registered Massage Therapist
Aref is a Registered Massage Therapist in good standing with the College of Massage Therapy of Ontario (CMTO), attaining a Diploma in Massage Therapy from the Royal Canadian College. He comes with a wealth of experience in the medical field, with over 25 years of surgical experience in his native country of Iran. Aref is experienced in providing a variety of massage techniques ranging from relaxing massage, deep tissue massage and sport related injuries. His goal is to support individuals in achieving balance through personal wellness and strongly believes that massage is a viable modality for enhancing overall health and well-being.
Michael Xiao Yi Zhang, Registered Massage Therapist
Michael is a Registered Massage Therapist and an active member of the CMTO since 2012. He has extensive working experience in many different clinics and spas over the years. Michael focuses on using deep tissue and accurate point pressure massage to release chronic pain and high tension of muscle/stress. He also does hot stone massage, prenatal massage and sport massage.