Why are we the best at what we do?
Our staff are highly trained and experienced professional therapists, all of which have graduated from accredited schools and have received hundreds of hours of training. We dedicate extensive time training our Massage Therapists in addition to their schooling, as well as encourage them to continually pursue continuing education in massage. We are simply the best because we take the time to hire and train the best!
Massage Therapy Team
Victoria is one of our Deep Tissue Specialists; she is focused and finds gratification in helping facilitate relief of the discomforts of her patients. Victoria has been massaging since age 8 when she earned part of her allowance by rubbing her parent’s feet, and she has since developed exceptional skill as a therapist. She has achieved great success in injury treatment; motor vehicle, sports and work related injuries, as well as treatment for chronic pain, headaches, shoulder, back and neck pain. Victoria has always loved her ability to help people though the power of touch, she also enjoys reading, playing the piano and music.
Brittany is a deep tissue expert! What originally attracted Brittany to becoming a massage therapist is the ability to treat injuries and assist people in becoming pain free. Coming from a very versatile background, Brittany has worked with cancer patients, as well as in injury rehab with professional athletes. She is extremely skilled at head, neck, shoulder, low back and arm pain, sports massage, trigger point therapy, and prenatal massage. Brittany is from Washington State, and lived around the world before finally settling in Alaska, where she hopes to experience new adventures.
Born here locally in Wasilla, Candice is passionate about massage therapy. She has a unique gift, and her hands are like magnets to hurting area’s that need attention. Candace uses medium to deep pressure, and is a deep tissue expert. She loves to see the results of massage in people’s lives, whether it is healing from an injury or assisting in relaxation and stress management of everyday life. Candace is very skilled in Swedish, Trigger Point, Deep Tissue, prenatal and chair massage, and particularly likes to work with children and the senior population. She enjoys traveling in her free time.
Devan is passionate about the benefits of massage therapy and she is knowledgeable and truly enjoys doing massage. This feeling quickly becomes evident as her therapeutic touch effectively decreases the tension and stress in your tired and overworked or injured muscles. Devan is passionate about assisting people in pain as well as providing preventative care instructions. She is extremely skilled at head, neck, shoulder and arm pain, positional release, trigger point therapy, prenatal, and deep tissue massage. For fun, Devan enjoys fishing, camping, hiking, painting and dancing.
Haley was born and raised right here in the Valley and has been a massage therapist for many years here! She enjoys working in a medical setting where she can assist patients with specific injuries and pain and is amazing at medium to deep tissue massage. Haley incorporates a variety of techniques into her massage in order to better assist in healing. She uses deep tissue, trigger point, myofascial release, passive stretching, reflexology, and swedish massage resulting in a unique compilation of techniques to better assist her patients in healing their injuries. Haley loves to explore the outdoors with her husband and daughters, and she is an amazing sign artist!
Kerri has a unique background and years of experience in health and wellness, which eventually lead to her pursuing her certificating in massage therapy. From personal experience she can truly empathize with people in pain, which is what ultimately lead her to becoming a massage therapist, she truly believes in the power of touch! Kerri excels at treating back and neck pain, she uses medium to deep pressure, and she is extremely skilled at head, neck, shoulder and arm pain, positional release, trigger point therapy, prenatal massage and body mind awareness which have resulted in a unique treatment protocol which successfully facilitates healing. Kerri’s passion in life is to provide health happiness and wholeness to everyone.
From personal experience Wendy can truly empathize with people in pain, which is what ultimately lead her to becoming a massage therapist, she truly believes in the power of touch! Wendy excels at treating back and neck pain, she uses medium to deep pressure, and she is extremely skilled at head, neck, shoulder and arm pain, positional release, trigger point therapy, and prenatal massage. Wendy is from the East Coast, and has settled in Alaska, she loves to spend time with her family and travel.
Tabatha is an expert at injury treatment. She specializes in deep tissue massage and firm pressure, however she will customize the massage to meet the patient’s needs and preferences. She is passionate about working through injuries and pain issues with her patients. She practices a variety of massage techniques and modalities including myofascial release, deep tissue, trigger point therapy, swedish, and Thai massage. Tabatha recently retired from the military and has settled in Alaska. She loves to ride her Harley and spend time with her husband.
Rachel is a whirlwind of energy and is one of the most caring people you will ever meet! She truly cares about her patients and is extremely passionate about helping people in pain. Rachel is a deep tissue expert, and she excels at treating back and neck pain, and she is extremely skilled at head, neck, shoulder and arm pain, positional release, and trigger point therapy. Her years of experience and training, coupled with intuitive use of exceptional skills result in very positive outcomes for her patients. In her free time, Rachel loves to travel to her home state of Texas and spend time with her family.
Martina has been practicing therapeutic and medical massage for almost 10 years, mostly in chiropractic settings. She loves to see peoples’ health and wellness improve, enabling them to enjoy life to the fullest. Martina does deep tissue work with a knack for finding the knots (including the ones you didn’t know you even had!). She practices lymphatic massage, does amazing neck work, is trained in foot reflexology and other modalities (trigger point, myofascial release, neuromuscular method), all of which she incorporates as needed to address you particular “tissue issues”. Outside of massage, she loves to drive, go on hikes with her Yorkie, reading, learning and watching movies.
Tatyana has always desired to find a profession that helped people, & she chose massage therapy as her way of doing just that! She has many years of experience and training, and that coupled with the intuitive use of her exceptional skills result in very positive outcomes for her patients. She has worked with whiplash, headaches, neck pain & cervical spinal injuries. Low back pain, sports injuries and gluteal work are also within her specialty. Tatyana is trained in Swedish, Sports, Deep Tissue, Trigger Point, Prenatal & Lymphatic massage modalities. In her free time, Tatyana loves to spend time with her husband working on their land and taking care of their chickens!
Michael is truly a well-rounded massage therapist and he is excited to share his perspectives on the different ways to treat discomfort within the body. Michael works with all kinds of clients from the professionals who have daily discomfort from their jobs, to kids who are active in sports. He believes that everyone deserves to experience the power of massage in their lives; not only in the physical aspect but also with increased mental clarity from lessening the effects of daily stress. Michael uses firm pressure, and he excels at deep tissue, trigger point therapy, and shiatsu. In his free time, Michael enjoys spending time with his daughter.
Dr. Tyan Payne
Eagle River- Office Manager
Wasilla - Receptionist