Our Registered Massage Therapists
David Symonds, Registered Massage Therapist
David has been practicing massage therapy since 2007 in both clinical and spa settings. He has been recognized for excellence in client care on several occasions. He is also a certified provider of Hot Stone Massage. Although David is trained in many areas of massage, he is a deep tissue specialist.
Charles Craig Sherman, Registered Massage Therapist
Charles is a graduate of Bryan College (formerly Elmcrest College) and has been trained in Swedish techniques as well as hydrotherapy, lymphatic drainage and deep tissue. He has worked in spas and multidisciplinary clinics. Charles enjoys giving the best of client care, while treating for pain, strains, sprains or simply relaxation. He has experience in pre- and post-natal treatments as well as volunteering at athletic endeavors such as the Toronto Marathon, Motion Ball and an outreach to a Thai boxing club. He also enjoys being involved with vision impaired curling groups in Toronto and Oshawa.
Lisa Lorray, Registered Massage Therapist
Lisa graduated from Trillium College. She has extensive knowledge in providing deep tissue massage, as well as prenatal massage, fracture rehab and Multiple Sclerosis. She has provided massage therapy at several community events around Durham Region such as the Relay for Life and Children’s Aid Society. She is also trained in esthetics and provides excellent facial massages. Lisa utilizes fascial techniques, myofascial trigger points, passive stretching and joint mobilization to reduce restriction and increase range of motion. She is dedicated to helping her clients return to their normal activities of daily living, stress and pain free, by providing on-going high quality treatments.
Natalia Turner, Registered Massage Therapist
Natalia obtained her diploma at the College of Massage and Hydrotherapy and holds a certificate in Massage Therapy for Pregnancy from Trimesters Massage Therapy Education. Natalia understands that a healthy body plays an important role in rehabilitation. She believes that remedial exercise is a key component of returning the body to healthy state of being and incorporates her personal training knowledge in her treatment plans. Natalia specializes in perinatal massage, sports massage and hydrotherapy techniques. Whether treating the weekend warrior who sprained an ankle yesterday, the mom who is minutes away from delivering her bundle of joy, or that chronic low back pain that just always seems to be there, she strives to ensure her patients enjoy a healthy quality of life.
Elizabeth Goslin, Registered Massage Therapist
Elizabeth graduated from Sir Sanford Fleming College in 2014. She has been trained in Sports Massage, Soft Tissue Release, Prenatal massage, and Infant massage instructing through the International Association of Infant Massage. Elizabeth regularly provides fascial work with a great range of relaxing to deep pressure.
Tito Lee, Registered Massage Therapist
Have you suffered with chronic conditions such as frozen shoulder, injuries related to sports or headaches that just won’t go away? If so, Tito may be the RMT for you. With his combined style of Massage and Shiatsu Therapy, Tito is able to use techniques that are specific to chronic conditions. His therapeutic technique involves strong pressure and a variety of active stretching movements that help transition the muscles back to their natural position. For more information regarding this unique treatment please contact the clinic at 905-839-4343.
Alicia Ramprashad, Registered Massage Therapist
Alicia is enthusiasm and passion for the wellness environment led her to pursue a career in massage therapy, where she received her diploma at Trillium College. She is an active member of the College of Massage Therapy of Ontario (CMTO), as well as Registered Massage Therapist association of Ontario (RMTAO). Alicia has reached out into the community at various organizations such as Brain injury Association, Cancer Care Walk, and Children's Aid Society (CAS) etc.
Alicia has transformed into an R.M.T. who is aware of her tactile intuition where she able to use this ability to rehabilitate clients effectively. She has a variety of techniques to offer such as deep tissue, relaxation, pregnancy and infant massage; incorporating stretching and strengthening exercises to improve daily living. Alicia finds helping people feel well about themselves and embrace healthy living a very rewarding endeavour.
Gregory Cohen, Registered Massage Therapist
Greg has worked as a Massage Therapist for almost 10 years and offers his clients the therapeutic touch with individually designed treatments. He believes that massage therapy is one of the many paths to restoring well-being of the body, and provides deep relaxation by incorporating different techniques such as myofascial release, Swedish massage, deep tissue and trigger point therapy. Greg’s style is centered on client needs and he continually seeks opportunities to work with motivated individuals who are dedicated to recovery and/or complete relaxation. Greg’s expertise include headaches, deep tissue and prenatal. Greg’s enthusiasm and belief in massage therapy drives him to help clients find their freedom from pain.
Suria P Sharma, Registered Massage Therapist
Suria has experience in various massage treatments since he has been providing treatment through Ayurvedic massage for more than a decade. He specializes in deep tissue massage, joint mobilization, friction (Hot stone massage, Cranial Therapy) and lymphatic technique.
Suria P Sharma is a BAMS doctor and was practicing Herbal & Allopathic medicine along with Ayurvedic Massage known as Abyanga as well as Panchkarma (A detoxification treatment) in India. Suria’s desire to keep learning motivated him to pursue post graduate certification in “Work Place Wellness and Health Promotion” Program from Centennial College. He then worked as a facilitator in various community organisations like Dorset Park Community Centre, Golden Senior club, Markham Seniors Club and Social Services Network. He is also the president of the South Asian Heart Health Group (SAHHG). He enjoys painting and sketching in his leisure time, however, helping others and giving back to the community is always his priority.
Laura Bietola, Registered Massage Therapist
Laura is a registered massage therapist who graduated from the Canadian College of Massage and Hydrotherapy. She was a member of the Canadian National Mountain Bike Team from 2009-2014 in the junior and under 23 age categories. As an athlete herself, she has learned to appreciate and understand the importance of proper self-maintenance and recovery. As a cyclist, Laura frequently received manual therapy treatments and their direct health benefits. Laura now offers this service to other athletes and clients interested in this essential treatment, to help them stay healthy and balanced in their lives. Laura has a passion for learning and loves being challenged physically and mentally. She is excited to bring her new skills, high energy and athletic dedication to Massage Addict.