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Advance Medical Massage is dedicated to provide the highest quality massage care possible to their clients. based in East Lansing, Michigan, we are dedicated to providing professional and affordable therapeutic massage services to consumers with busy lifestyles at convenient times.

Founded in 2010, Advance Medical Massage offers many styles of massage techniques, but never limits the possibility to learn more.

Some of those techniques are: Medical Massage, Trigger Point Therapy, Swedish Massage, Deep Tissue Massage, Sports Massage, Prenatal Massage, and Hot Stone Massage.

With dedicated Massage Therapists on staff to provide the highest quality massage care possible.

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Massage Therapists:

Heather H.

Heather is a hometown girl, having graduated from Holt High School in 2003. In 2007, Heather graduated with a Bachelors of Science in Small Business and Entrepreneurship from Ferris State University and graduated from Blue Heron Academy in 2009 with a Certificate in Medical Massage Therapy. Heather started Advance Medical Massage in 2010 with her drive to provide the highest quality massage care possible to her clients. Her massage specialties include, but are not limited to, medical, deep tissue, relaxation/Swedish, hot and cold stone therapy, pregnancy and infant, trigger point therapy, and sport. Heather married her high school sweetheart, Sean Hanton, and has two very energetic little boys Callen and Tavin. Heather currently resides in Dimondale, MI.

Kayla J.

Kayla is a licensed Massage Therapist. Her techniques flow smoothly in a Relaxation massage, but she can also Perform Deep-tissue, Trigger point, Positional release, and Reflexology. Pregnancy & Infant Massage hold a special place being a mother of two.

 Aja F.

Aja has been practicing massage therapy since 2003. She trained at Baker College in a 1,100 hour program. The style of bodywork that Aja practice incorporates Swedish massage, active stretching, and deep therapeutic work, which reduces scar tissue caused by injuries. Aja specialize in working with people of all ages who are athletic and or suffer from various types of tension and pain problems. Aja is a member of Associated Bodywork and Massage Professionals. Aja continues to expand her knowledge, experience and expertise in bodywork to enhance her skills to better serve her clients. Aja firmly believe the body has the miraculous power to heal itself, and therapeutic massage can help guide your body in the right direction of self healing.

Karen S.

Karen always having an interest in alternative medicines to balance & heal the body naturally. License in Cosmetology in 2012, Karen decided feet and hands were a draw to her.  In pursuing Reflexology she has experience first hand the benefits with her family.

Lino P.

Lino graduated Lansing Community College with his license in Therapeutic Massage and went to MSU for a BA in Studio Arts.  He also blows glass for a living. You can find picture of his work at instagram.com/theflamingboxman some items available in out lobby for sale.

Brianna N.

Brianna graduated in 2014 from Lansing Community Colleges Massage Therapy program.  She is a Licensed Massage Therapist and in Late 2014 finished her training at Beaumont Hospital in Royal Oak Michigan for Oncology, Hospital, and Hospice Massage.  Brianna joined the Advance Medical Massage team in August of 2016.

Corey M.

Corey recieved his massage therapy training at Lansing Community College in 1998 and re-entered the profession to study Reflexology 2 years ago to  help find solutions foe his own chronic pain issues. Deep Relaxation, pain relief, and improving conditions like plantar fasciitis are unexpected benefits from this therapist who spends hi winters as a wrestling coach.

Sophia H.

Having grown up in Istanbul, Turkey, Sophia moved to Chicago in 2003. She graduated with a bachelor’s degree in Anthropology in 2007, before spending several years working in the nonprofit sector with issues of human rights and nonviolence. In 2015 she pursued her passion for Massage Therapy, and graduated from Pacific College of Oriental Medicine. After working for nearly 2 years as a Massage Therapist in a Chiropractic setting in Chicago, Sophia and her family decided to relocate to Lansing, where she joined the team at Advance Medical Massage. Sophia uses Thai bodywork combined with Western clinical techniques to provide each client with a deeply therapeutic massage. She greatly enjoys helping others realize the health and quality of life they are trying to achieve.