FL MA # 21585
Maria has been working alongside Doctors and Chiropractors for the past 19 years. After Graduating from the Florida Institute of Massage Therapy as an Advance Clinical Therapist in 1995, she began treating patients suffering from chronic and acute pain stemming from auto accidents, job-related injuries, sports injuries, post-surgical, or generalized stress.
Maria has a very diverse clientele which includes professional and college athletes, business professionals, housewives, students and weekend warriors, with various rehabilitative needs. Maria's unique skill set in the industry has attracted players from the NFL (National Football League) who utilize her expertise in Sports Massage Therapy, whether they are actively playing, training in the off season, or recovering from injuries.
In her practice, Maria uses Therapeutic modalities such as Orthopedic Massage, Neuromuscular Therapy, Deep Tissue Massage Therapy, Sports Massage, Trigger Point Therapy, PNF stretching( Proprioceptive Neuromuscular Facilitation) , AIS Stretching (Active Isolated Stretching) and Muscle Re-Alignment to relieve acute and chronic pain. Maria has studied under world renowned instructors including Paul St John, Eric Dalton, Benny Vaughn and International Lecturer James Waslaski.