Massage therapists

Massage therapists

Sony StevanSony

Sony is well known for his natural ability to heal with his hands.  Traveling the world, he has studied more than 12 healing techniques that include: sports massage, deep tissue, orthopedic, therapeutic, lymph drainage and craniosacral therapy.  Sony also bears substantial skill into the Ajna, Sekhem and Reiki therapies initiated by Grand Master Dr. Issam Kadamani.  As a practitioner his massage therapy sessions are individually designed to promote rapid healing based on each client’s specific needs and areas of concern.  Sony offers a truly unique and transforming experience that has kept him as one of our favored massage therapists at Live Well in Los Angeles.

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Troy Ruptash

Troy began his career as a body worker in New York City in 1996.  He was trained and certified in Body Dynamics, which is a technique that focuses on assessing the body’s energy flow and addresses specific areas of muscular tension via massage and positional release.  He later attended the Massage School of Santa Monica where he learned Swedish, deep tissue and structural integration (a branch of Rolfing).  Troy has the amazing ability to localize the source of a problem and transform an area of irritation into relief and calm. One of his clients remarked that “Troy has done for me what no one else can…he has resolved a year long bout of daily headaches that were affecting my life in every imaginable way… thank you Troy!

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Parker is a certified massage therapist and with over 10 years of physical therapy aid experience.  He combines his strong knowledge of Eastern Medicine, Ayurveda with that of Western Medicine into each massage session.   He specializes in medical massage, sports injury, deep tissue massage, and peak performance sport stretching.  Most of his clients have multiple health conditions such as carpal tunnel, TMJ, piriformis syndrome, fibromyalgia, etc.   He will tailor your session with your health goals in mind.  He has become a popular therapist at Live Well to both patients and staff for his amazing massage techniques.  Parker has also become well known for his muscular work with women during and following pregnancy.

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Cristi AdamsCristi Adams

Cristi Adams is new to Los Angeles from Atlanta, Ga. where she had a flourishing private practice for over 14 years.  Graduated from Academy of Somatic Healing Arts in 1999, she studied Neuromuscular Therapy and Clinical Sports Massage. Post graduate work has included Reiki, Tuina (Chinese medical massage) and structural integration/ fascial stretching. Cristi’s approach to each client is tailored to their needs, focusing on the three P’s, pain relief, preventing injury and promoting balance. One of her clients remarked that “Cristi has been my therapist for 13 years.  I want to thank her for being such a dedicated professional helping me achieve my fitness goals (a half ironman, 2 marathons, 30 half marathons and various other events ) and for keeping me healthy by weekly addressing my aches and pains. Thank you so much, Mark C.”

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