We have a rigorous recruitment process at the Massage Centre and only hire the most talented and passionate massage therapists who have to be able to listen, respond to your needs and do exactly what you want, the way you like it!
We are very proud of our therapists and the fantastic work they do. To find out more about them, please look below:
Abi trained and worked as a professional dancer for 10 years travelling around the world. Through this, she developed a passion and understanding of the body and how to fix and maintain it.
Now retired from dancing, Abi has been at The Massage Centre for 5 years specialising in sports and remedial and pregnancy massage. She also works at The Urdang Academy in Islington (a professional dance college)
Now a proud mum, Abi has a real knowledge of how massage can benefit women pre and post natal.
Anna completed a BSc in Remedial & Neuromuscular therapy at the University of Westminster, in 2009. During & since her training she has worked alongside personal trainers, osteopaths, podiatrists & physiotherapists. Anna also offers weekly massage at two cancer support centres. All these experiences have given her a deep understanding of various conditions, & an ability to assess client's needs. Anna is passionate about massage & loves to develop strong relationships with her clients, & help them to achieve optimum physical & emotional well being.
Dominik’s passion for Massage Therapy started during his early years at Medical University in Poland, where he was studying Physiotherapy. After completing Bachelors and Masters degrees he moved to London and graduated from London School of Sport and Remedial Massage to perfect his soft tissue techniques.
Dominik focuses on rebalancing muscle tone and bringing the body back to harmony. He believes that chronic pain can be relieved by quality massage and more functional body posture. For client’s personal benefit he’s happy to incorporate reeducation into massage treatment.
Although he has a strong medical background he believes working as massage therapist is a life long process. Calm personality matches his passion for paragliding.
Emi's journey in the healing practices started in Italy, where she originally comes from, with her curiosity of the human mind which led her to complete a degree in Clinical Psychology and to develop a strong interest in the ‘mind-body’ connection and the resulting psychosomatic issues.
She then further continued her studies at the Australian College of Massage and the Upledger Institution of Cranio-Sacral Therapy, where she formally learned the art of healing the body through massage therapy.
Emi’s unique approach to her clients include an assessment of the individual’s lifestyle and the prescription of tailored exercises, such as self-massage and stretches, designed to reduce muscular-skeletal pain, revitalize and rebalance the body and encompasses her ability to clearly connect the dots by promoting wellness, aiming to achieve the highest sense of connection, fulfilment and well-being.
Ginta’s interest in massage started at an early age, having received massage therapy and acupuncture in Thailand, the “capital of massage”. These treatments reaffirmed her decision to pursue a career in alternative therapy in London.
Understanding how treatments that are precisely tailored to an individual’s needs help the client to live life to the fullest, Ginta moved on to the clinical sector. She now helps clients deal with physical, emotional and stress related issues by motivating and guiding them through the healing process. Finding herself to be naturally intuitive, she specializes in very detailed body or soft tissue treatments, rebalancing clients and helping them find any hidden causes of their problem. Treating everyone as an individual with enthusiasm and care has become Ginta’s mission, allowing her to gain trust and maintain a loyal client base.
Hannah is an all-embracing sports therapist and has devoted herself to enhancing the lives of others through helping people reduce stress through a connective and integrative approach to physical therapy and injury prevention.
Over her career she has provided sports massage therapy for professional and amateur sports people. In particular, providing support for teams and individuals across a range of sporting environments. These include mountain biking, road biking, rugby, skiing, snowboarding, dance.
She also specialises in helping clients suffering from chronic pain, postural imbalances, dysfunctional movement patterns, stress and injury.
Karen is a sports massage therapist who has an exceptional understanding of body mechanics and pain referral chains. As someone who lives with piriformis syndrome (pseudo sciatica) she understands pain, and as such specialises in the relief and management of pain and injury. Karen seeks to find the underlying cause of any discomfort to better manage, or eliminate it.
She is highly qualified and can also offer a deeply relaxing massage, Tui Na, dry needling, full body deep tissue, Indian head massage and an organic natural facelift.
Natalia is dedicated to her work and is qualified as a physiotherapist in her native Poland. She has worked on neurological conditions and with cancer patients and is passionate about the subjects of anatomy and genetics. When she moved to London she studied and graduated from the London School of Sports and Remedial Massage to compliment her soft tissue massage skills. Whether you are a footballer, Paralympian, mum or an office worker, Natalia is extremely client focused and will develop a relationship with you to fulfil your massage goals.
Nick is a sports therapist with a wealth of knowledge based on body mechanics, pain referrals and anatomy. He studied at The University of Northampton where he graduated as a sports therapist. Nick has worked with many professional athletes in the fields of rugby, cricket, football and marathon runners. As a result he has developed his knowledge by working alongside other health care professionals to master and perfect the treatments he offers to the general public and athletes. Nick believes people should live pain free and that there are roots and causes to physical discomfort. By knowing this Nick aims to find underlying issues and treat appropriately. A few of the treatments Nick specialises in are full body deep tissue massage, trigger point techniques and post isometric relaxation techniques.
Peter is a medical massage therapist from Sweden. He has devoted most of his life to sport and has played ice hockey at a high level. This sparked a passion about understanding how the body works. He has been working extensively with disabled people, helping them to maximize their health potential. Peter thinks studying massage and anatomy is an ongoing process and is constantly working on self-improvement.
Sigita was just 14 when she started to develop an interest in massage, intially inspired by her love of sport. She then continued to gain practice and knowledge at the prestigious London School of Sports and Remedial Massage. Sigita believes massage is all about obtaining a balance, both physically and mentally. Her positive energy is expressed through her massage enthusiasm, and skill.
Tamas qualified from the school of Bodyology in London University. He started work life in his native Hungary, as a carpenter, and has worked with his hands ever since. He loves a challenge and his approach to treatment is to learn the root of a problem, not just treat the symptom. He has a genuine sense of care and empathy and many clients comment on the support and commitment that he offers. When Tamas is not massaging he enjoys walking with his fiancée and if you get him talking about martial arts you’ll learn his love for krav maga.
Charise grew up in Suffolk and started an active life style from a young age, including riding, swimming, biking and going to the gym. She studied equine sports therapy and rehabilitation at university and treated horses for two years. At this time she developed an interest in combining horse and rider balance and decided to further her studies and qualify in massage therapy – for people. Charise is client focused, taking her clients on a journey to achieve optimum health and balance – whilst taking care of their needs and focus.
She practices what she preaches, her own body gives her the need to regularly schedule a massage, building her understanding of the importance of treatment. Her treatments involve sports/deep tissue, postural correction and stretching and she enjoys treating clients who suffer from chronic pain – enabling them to live a fuller life.
When she’s not in the clinic she lives an active life, you’ll often find her out walking A LOT with her extremely energetic dog.
Justyna has a passion for “the magic work” of massage therapy. She has always been drawn to the service industry, graduating in Hotel Management and Tourism in her native Poland. Her passion to help others inspired her to retrain over the years to become a Sports Massage therapist with further specialities in pregnancy and labour massage therapy. Justyna feels that providing massage not only helps her to contribute to her client’s physical health, but supports their mental, emotional and spiritual well-being as well.
When she’s not in the treatment room Justyna enjoys playing sport, reading, visiting museums, galleries and events. Although, if given time you’ll find her exploring nature, especially walking along the south coast or mountain hiking.
Justyna loves to make people smile and make a difference in their lives.
Originally from Ascension Island, Kieran qualified in sports massage therapy whilst studying his degree in Sports Science in Bournemouth. Both during and after university, Kieran worked freelance and for a professional healthcare clinic as a massage therapist in Bournemouth, working alongside chiropractors and physiotherapists. It was here Kieran was able to treat a plethora of injuries and issues from avid sports people to office workers and the elderly. Coming from an athletic background, Kieran believes the body should function at its optimum capacity both physically and mentally, without being hindered by pain or injury and believes massage can help to achieve this. His enthusiasm and passion for helping others are apparent through his treatment delivery where he adapts every treatment to every client he treats no matter their background.
Laura is from New Zealand and has been living in the UK for the past four years. Complementing her Sports Massage training, Laura studied Personal Training to better understand her client’s bodies and their needs. Her treatments focus on minimising tension and maximising range of motion. If you would like to feel more movement and less knots in your muscle tissues, Laura will be more than happy to help free you up!
Ionut is a devoted sports and remedial massage therapist. Having qualified as a rehabilitation assistant, in his native Romania, he is not afraid to help any of his clients find relief from pain. Ionut has a mixture of therapeutic skills which he can blend with relaxing Swedish massage when needed. He loves helping his clients live a better life and has found that quality treatments can help people change their perception of life for the better. If you enjoy it when a massage therapist gets stuck into release tight and restricted muscle tissues, give Ionut a go!
Meg has a Bsc in Sports Rehabilitation, from St Marys University in Twickenham. As a keen sports person, excelling in tennis, Meg has experienced the challenges injuries create in both a sporting environment and everyday life. These experiences have driven her to become a professional in the field and therefore able to offer a variety of rehabilitation skills to fit all client’s needs.
In her career to date, she has provided personalised diagnosis; recovery plans and associated treatments in varying environments, including professional rugby teams, in private clinics and a specialised non-sporting cardiovascular and neurological gym. Here she provided multiple forms of treatment, from deep tissue massage to taping.
The ability to apply both hands on and observational analysis and diagnosis, allows Meg to create a plan of action for each individual. This is a skill she specialises in, and forms an integral part of the recovery techniques and methods she uses to reduce and eliminate pain, increase her client’s confidence and return them to full fitness.
Which massage therapist to see?
We respect the uniqueness of each of our therapists and recognise they all have different treatment styles. Great communication and trust are key to a healthy patient relationship. If you find you don't quite match with your first therapist, do feel free to try another member of our team and we're sure that you'll soon find the perfect match!