Our therapists will always put your Health and Wellness goals as our Priority
The Staff at Medical Massage Specialties are all Licensed Massage Therapist (LMT). We are all trained in spa related services such as Couples, Prenatal, Swedish and Hot-stone massage. What makes us a cut above the rest is the advanced training we have completed in a variety of medical modalities. Our focus is helping you get back to a balanced and pain free life. Below are our practitioners and their specialties. Click on their name to read more detail on who they are and how they can be of service to you.
Meet our Licensed Massage Therapists
Joanne Brunetto is Board Certified and licensed in Virginia. She is passionate about Medical Reflexology and has completed 100 hours and 19 case studies to graduate from the International Academy of Medical Reflexology. She has also studied Orthopedic/Myoskeletal alignment under Erik Dalton and Advanced orthopedic/Integrated massage under James Waslaski. Joanne can blend her knowledge and expertise in these modalities to create a relaxing, therapeutic massage custom tailored just for you!
Michele DeArment is a Certified Massage Therapist specializing in Manual Lymphatic Drainage, Swedish Massage, Myofascial Release, Cupping, Reiki and Neuro-Muscular/Trigger Point Therapy. Michele enjoys Educating her clients on the beneficial aspects of various massage modalities. Michele is also a Reiki master and teaches Reiki classes upon request.
Alejandra Valiente – Alejandra received her training at AMBI Massage School in 2017. She earned Bachelor degree in Physical Therapy from Arturo Michelena University in Venezuela in 2012. Her specialties include Neuromuscular Therapy and Medical Massage for the treatment of postural distortions, dysfunctional body mechanics, soft tissue injuries as well as for chronic pain relief. Other modalities she provides are Manual Lymphatic Drainage, Prenatal Massage, and Swedish Massage.
Erica Staats – Erica started her journey as a massage therapist almost nine years ago in Grand Rapids Michigan. She has worked in several massage settings including hotel spa, medical, and a holistic studio. She is trained in multiple modalities and likes to focus her practice on personalizing the perfect treatment for each and every client. After moving to the DMV three years ago to begin a new chapter of her life, Erica found Medical Massage Specialties as her new home and is so excited to grow and continue to help heal. She is a huge animal lover and owns several cats, dogs, and raises giant rabbits. Come chat with her about art, antiques, or animals.