Canadian College of Massage and Hydrotherapy,
graduated with honours from the Canadian College of Massage and Hydrotherapy in
1995. He has practiced in a variety of settings over his career including
clinical work with two Thornhill chiropractors, a geriatric practice at a long
term care facility and providing relaxation massages to vacationers at spas in
Muskoka. Brian has also been contracted by the College of Massage Therapists of
Ontario to create and proctor the professions certification exams. He enjoys
downhill skiing and cottaging in Muskoka with his wife of 35 years, children
and grandchildren. Brian is excited to be joining the Massage Experts team and
to be practicing in such a relaxing atmosphere.
Pharma-Medical Science College of Canada,
Esther Chen, RMT graduated from Pharma-Medical Science College of Canada. Prior to being an RMT Esther was an aesthetician in Toronto area spa and PSW (Personal Support Worker).
She was inspired to learn the art and science of massage therapy after seeing the healing effects first hand from her own experience. She is trained in deep tissue, sports massage, pre-natal and Lymphatic Drainage.
When she is not working she loves meeting people and is actively involved in her local community church.
Esther is fluent in English, Cantonese, Mandarin, and Fuzhounese
Giancarlo has treated a wide variety of patients during his internships and work experience which include athletes, pregnant women or women during post pregnancy, infant massage, MVA, palliative care patients as well as the general population. Giancarlo has also treated many different impairments which include upper back and neck pain, lower back pain, headaches or migraines, injuries and more.
As an RMT, Giancarlo wants to make sure that you are in a comfortable and soothing environment where you can relax and not have to worry about anything. He wants his patients to be able to live their everyday lives as healthy individuals without worrying about any pain holding them back.
Giancarlo has always been interested in the human body and how it works, this is what drove him to become an RMT. He has also grown up with a big interest in sports which includes playing hockey and soccer and watching mainly hockey, baseball and tennis. Giancarlo wants to continue learning about the human body, its functional movements and how it can help him see muscular imbalances from a different perspective in order to achieve his patients’ goals.
Giancarlo believes that with a combination of treatment, nutrition, exercise and stretches, patients can relieve any muscular impairment that may be causing pain.
“As a RMT I feel that it is my job to help people relax and ease them of the pains that they may be living with on a daily basis. What I love about being a Registered Massage Therapist is when you see your patients leave feeling relieved of their pain with a smile on their face. To me that is the greatest reward.” – Giancarlo Marcelli, RMT
Karli found her calling for massage therapy on the beaches of Portland, Jamaica helping “work a kink out” of a colleagues’ neck after a long day of volunteer work at a local homeless shelter. She graduated from Bryan College in 2014, has a real passion for helping people through massage therapy and is always striving to learn more so she can give you the best treatment. Her experience includes working in Algonquin park at a 5 star couples resort, a Muay Thai boxing club as well as working as a clinic and outreach supervisor for Bryan College.Currently Karli enjoys dancing on her free time as well as keeping healthy with a variety of workouts including yoga and high interval training. She is always researching the benefits of plant based medicine in hopes of helping heal people with nutrition as Hippocrates said “Let food be thy medicine and medicine be thy food”. Karli is well experienced in working with women all throughout their pregnancies as well as after giving birth and truly enjoys working with children so feel free to bring the whole family! Karli uses a variety of modalities to attain results that include Swedish techniques, myofascial release, manual lymphatic drainage, aromatherapy, as well as joint play and mobilizations.
Karli is known to take the time with you to create a treatment plan to suit your individual needs and to make sure the experience is as serene, relaxing, and as comfortable as possible, finally sending you home with some practical and helpful advice to enhance the treatments’ effects. Come and see her to feel the like you’ve had the spa experience coupled with that therapeutic touch to ease the aches and pains of everyday life!
Lekha is a Registered Acupuncturist in Ontario. She is passionate about healing through the modality of acupuncture and Chinese Medicine and has over 15 years of knowledge and experience with treating sports injuries and musculoskeletal disorders. Lekha has also specialized infertility and in dermatological conditions such as acne and eczema.
Lekha uses acupuncture, cupping, acupressure and moxabustion in her treatments.
Lekha is a great believer in always learning and growing and has continued expanding her knowledge and experience in this vast and ancient practice of Traditional Chinese Medicine. She practices with the intention that healing includes the mind, emotions and body.
Registered Massage Therapist
Centennial College, 2010
feel that I have been blessed to help people through Massage Therapy.
Having someone come into my treatment room either physically or
emotionally stressed, then leaving like they are walking on a cloud,
feeling better from whatever negativity and pain they entered with is a
true blessing and why I love being a RMT.
Some of the ailments I can help you with include: stress, anxiety, general muscle tension, Fibromyalgia, TMJ, headaches, fatigue, occupational overuse, poor posture & much more...
- Therapeutic Relaxation Massage
- Craniosacral Therapy
- Prenatal Massage
- Pediatric & Baby Massage
- Hot Stone Massage
- Indie Head Massage
I treat each person as an individual, assessing your specific needs and goals; together we create a custom treatment plan just for you.
I have been known to have a warm, positive approach to my treatments with soothing hands and a calming voice. My goal for our treatments together is to make you feel better & for you to live a happy, healthy, vibrant life.
I look forward to meeting you soon.
- Lisa Nicholls, RMT
Royal Canadian College, University of Toronto,
Rudolfo (Rudy) is a Massage Therapist and is a recent graduate from the Royal Canadian College of Massage Therapy. Rudy has a deep interest in Human Anatomy and has received an extensive education in the field. Prior to Massage therapy, he graduated from the University of Toronto - St. George in 2015. Currently, he’s in his 3rd year in the Doctorate of Chiropractic Program at the Canadian Memorial Chiropractic College to further expand his skills in manual therapy and clinical knowledge. His motivation stems from his passion to help others through teaching and sharing knowledge. Rudy has treated and helped manage upper back pain, lower back pain, neck pain and more in both the athlete and general population. Outside the clinic, Rudy loves to stay active. You can find him on the tennis courts, his game or you can find him rock climbing at the gym and/or in the great outdoors. Most of all, he is excited to be a part of the Massage Expert team and to help individuals move and feel their best.
Steve has been a Registered Massage Therapist since he graduated from the Canadian College of Massage and Hydrotherapy in 2002. He has worked in high-end spas, massage therapy clinics and a hospital run rehabilitation clinic providing relaxation, sports, deep tissue, prenatal and treatment related massage therapy. After injuries sustained while playing high school basketball and track teams; he found that massage therapy was very helpful not only in treating his injuries but also for preventing further ones. He has treated many athletes; both beginner and professional, along with many marathon runners and triathletes over the years. So whether you play competitive sports, work out, or work at a computer all day everyone has aches and pains; Steve is here to help you feel better.
Veronica is a Registered Massage Therapist
"I became an RMT to escape the corporate world. I needed something fulfilling, something that would nourish my mind, and relax my soul. Massage therapy has allowed me to do that by helping others and spread happiness".
Her technique is to take her client into a deep relaxation of smooth deep tissue, myofascial release, joint mobilizations, and trigger point therapy. She enjoys yoga, anatomy, and kinesiology in which she feel incredibly lucky to have built a career around her passions that enables her to live a life she loves. You will find Veronica is a sweet loving- positive person that takes best interest all her client's individual needs.