Kind and Caring Professionals of the Healing Arts
Robert Camacho, LMT,
became a licensed therapist in 2002. Since that time, he has spent over 10 years in the spa industry. In addition, he worked for Albany Medical Center from 2010-2016, providing medical massage for their patients. He also works for Ellis Hospital and St. Judes Rehabilitation Center.
Rob balances the calming effects of a spa massage with the therapeutic benefits of a medical massage to create client specific sessions. Rob’s goal is to make every healing session a special experience and leave you feeling renewed.
Expertise: Swedish Massage, Deep Tissue, Couples Massage, Hot Stone, and Cupping. (Practices at both locations)
Lianne DeMieri, LMT,
began her journey in holistic wellness as a licensed esthetician in 2001. From there she went on to study massage therapy. In 2005 she graduated from NY College of Health Professions, and obtained her license in massage therapy. She did not stop there. After establishing herself in the field, she went back to school yet again to obtain her master’s degree in science, in the study of acupuncture, and has been a licensed acupuncturist since 2012.
Lianne has been in the wellness field for over 16 years collectively. She recently decided to close her practice in NYC, and move to the Capital District. She believes that communication, compassion and education are the foundation for a quality treatment, and is extremely passionate, and dedicated to her craft. “You are not just a number, and this is not an assembly line. I am facilitating the healing of individuals- from the inside out, one person at a time.”
Expertise: Swedish Massage, Foot Reflexology, Sports Massage, Lomi Lomi, Aroma Therapy, Deep Tissue, Acupuncture and Aesthetics. (Practices only at Albany location)
Jonathan Wilkinson, LMT ,
graduated from The Center For Natural Wellness School of Massage Therapy in Albany, NY. He has been a NYS Licensed Massage Therapist since March 2010, and has been with Virgo Massage and Body Works from that point on. Jonathan uses a mix of technical skill and intuition in order to provide a massage that will allow you to release and let go.
Expertise: Swedish Massage, Deep Tissue massage and Myofascial work. Jonathan is also a Reiki Master. (Practices at both locations)
Dennis H’Avila, LMT,
is currently providing massage therapy & skin care services at the local fitness center in Amsterdam, NY. He is a graduate from The Swedish Institute College of Health Sciences in NYC, with an Associate in Occupational Studies degree (AOS) 1200 hours for Massage, plus achieving over 600 hours of C.E.U’s & Personal Training Certificate 600 hours.
His training includes too: Aesthetic Science Institute Latham, NY for skin care with 1200 hours in Advanced Esthetics approved by the International CIDESCO curriculum which covers Nails, Paramedical Aesthetics & Laser; RCC for Business Management A.A. Degree; and member of AMTA, ABMP, ASCP & PBA.
Dennis brings over 15 years of experience into the practice and offers a signature & eclectic blending of therapeutic holistic Western & Eastern modalities. His bodywork techniques range from Swedish, sports, medical, shiatsu, acupressure, trigger point & myofascial massage. Depending upon your needs you may experience only one technique or up to five on a visit. He truly enjoys facilitating your personal goals towards wellness, empowerment and improvement! His kin care expertise includes: Chemical & Mechanical Exfoliation, like Microdermabrasion; Dermaplaning; Lactic peels & Enzymes for anti-aging, fine lines, wrinkles, aged & acne skin.
His most recent certifications is a series for skin rejuvenation that combines Massage & Skin Care that will help reduce fine lines & wrinkles that increases the production of collagen & oxygenation to the skin by either Guasha Facial Massage, Natural Face Lift Massage (Indian Champissage) & Acupressure Facial & Body Rejuvenation. Because of the nature of my practice, Dennis only books by appointment only.
Expertise: Sports Massage, Medical Massage, Shiatsu, Accupressure. Trigger Point, Myofascial Release, and Facials. (Practices only at Amsterdam location)
Pamela Schwarz, LMT, CPT
feels taking care of YOU is the most important thing you can do for yourself and your loved ones. Pamela’s work comes from the heart and is energy based. Working with the body’s natural energy she tailors each session to the individual. She sees each client as a unique and beautiful human being.
Pamela incorporates the energy of Polarity, Chakra Balancing and Osui Reiki into her sessions, allowing the energy of the body to guide her work. She practices Swedish Massage, Reflexology, Oncology and Hospice/Palliative Care Massage.
Pamela is a graduate of the Center for Natural Wellness School of Massage Therapy. She holds a Certificate for Oncology Massage from AMTA through Roswell Park Cancer Institute. She is a Certified Personal Trainer through American Council on Exercise.
Pamela is a full-time Health Coach. She works with clients telephonically one-on-one to improve mindset, create clean-eating habits, and encourage moving the body daily. She has created workshops for Manifesting and Vision Boarding.
Pamela’s goal is: To share with others the benefits of well-being and encourage others to feel good about themselves physically, mentally, and spiritually. She believes in inspiring others to take that single step in the journey toward happiness and balance in life. All things are possible if you believe in yourself!
“Creating a well world…one whole body at a time.”
Expertise: Swedish Massage, Shiatsu, Cold Stone Fusion, Reflexology, Oncology Massage, Couples Massage, Gemstone Therapy, Reiki Master, Personal Training, and Health Coach. (Practices only at Albany location)
Laura Burroughs, LMT,
is a graduate of Albany’s Center for Natural Wellness. She specializes in Swedish and Deep Tissue massage as well as Cupping. Apart from her private practice she also works as a massage therapist for Hospice, a job she finds extremely rewarding.
Laura is a certified Level 1 in Healing Touch therapy and has taken additional courses such as Energy Diagnostics with energy healer Joy Adler. She enjoys spending time with her grandson and is an avid runner.
Expertise: Swedish massage, Deep Tissue, Cupping, Healing Touch Therapy, and Energy Diagnostics. (Practices only at Amsterdam location)