Meet The Massage Therapists

Hashime Evans, L.M.T.

Massage Therapists

Hashim Evans is a graduate of Long Island University and the New York College Of Health Professionals with a degree in Exercise Science/minored in care and prevention of athletic injuries as well as a New York State Medical Massage License. Mr. Evans also graduated from Penn Foster career school with his physical therapy Aide diploma, N.A.T. Cupping certification, N.A.T. Trigger Point Trapping, and is N.A.T. Endocannabinoid (CBD) certified. He has over 20 years of experience in the fitness world doing lectures on fitness/nutrition along with many other certifications such as Fitness Chef, Sports Nutritionist, Sports Injury Specialist, and Speed/Agility Certifications.

Achieving his childhood goal of becoming a Professional Natural Body Builder in the World Natural Bodybuilding Federation (WNBF), Professional Arena Football Player for the New Haven Ninjas, as well as owning his own personal training company and facility Pioneer Fit Athletica LLC. Hashim Evans is the author of a published book “Pioneer F.H.I.T” and is dedicated to physical therapy, chiropractic assistance and recovery as he is also a Certified Flexibility Specialist. For fun, Hashim is a blue elt in Brazilian Jiu Jiysu under Professor Tom Muller at Commack MMA.

Victoria Dunne, L.M.T.

Massage Therapists

Victoria graduated New York College of Health Professions for Massage Therapy in 2011. She studies a wealth of different modalities such as Swedish, Deep Tissue, Acupressure, Prenatal, and Ashiatsu. She has developed her own technique and is able to adopt to the patients needs. She enjoys the beach and being outdoors.

David Elfawal, L.M.T.

Massage Therapists

David is a New York Licensed Massage Therapist. He lives in New York and was born and raised in Long Island. He has been practicing massage therapy for 13 years. He loves healing with his hands and has just the “right” touch. After injuring his shoulder at 22 years of age from weightlifting he though surgery was his only option until a friend recommended massage therapy. David found himself back in the gym within two weeks and has been a true believer in the benefits of massage therapy ever since. He earned a 2 year degree in Massage Therapy from the New York College of Health Professions and then went on to study in China for 2 months to increase his skills and understanding of the art of massage.

Jeff Erickson, L.M.T.

Massage Therapists

Jeff graduated from the New York College of Health Professions and specializes in Medical / Rehab Massage and Therapeutic Massage.

John Nelson, L.M.T.

Massage Therapists

John graduated from the Swedish Institute of Massage Therapy in 1997. For the past 20 years he has been working in therapeutic settings in N.Y.C. and Long Island.

Julian Stirrat, L.M.T.

Massage Therapists

Julian provides soothing Swedish Massages, Deep Tissue Massages, Sports Massages, Medical Massages and Complimentary Eastern Techniques.

Neil Ackerman, L.M.T.

Massage Therapists

Graduated the original New Center for Wholistic Health Education and Research in 1991. Studied under founder Tina Sohn. Trained in both Eastern/Asian and Western/European techniques including Acupressure, AMMA, Cranial Sacral, Deep Tissue, Energy Work, Lymph Drainage, Myofascial Release, On Site, Reflexology, Sports/Medical, Stress and Tension Relief, Swedish, Tragger, Trigger Point, and Tuina.

Has studied and continues to study Nutrition, holistic and alternative healing and has previously taught Yoga, stretching classes, done personal training and has studied Tai Chi and Qigong.

He treats the body as a whole and gears every treatment to each individuals needs.

Bianca Smith, L.M.T.

Massage Therapists

New York State Licensed Massage Therapist. Certified in Medical massage. Graduate of Swedish Institute College of Health Sciences where Bianca obtained my AOS (Associates in Occupation Studies) in 2016. Well versed in anatomy, physiology and health science with a strongly emphasized focus towards manual manipulation therapy. Bianca approaches the patients with hospitality, knowledge, skill and the attentiveness necessary to deliver a treatment driven towards Western Medicine with an Eastern, holistic approach.  Bianca happily fulfills her career at Back 2 Health Chiropractic (Rockville Centre and Massapequa locations) where we strive as a team to help our patients succeed at overall wellness, self care and good health. Professionally, Bianca considers myself a talented relationship builder, driven towards positivity with an essential goal to help others help themselves towards optimal health and happiness.

Donna Hansen, L.M.T.

Massage Therapists

Donna graduated from New York College of Health Professions. She has been practicing over 20 years in a wide variety of facilities including physical therapy, chiropractic, gyms and spas. She uses a mixture of several modalities Swedish, Deep Tissue and PreNatal.

Candice Hill-Coleman, L.M.T.

Massage Therapists

Candace is a New York State licensed Massage Therapist and Certified Aromatherapist practicing massage therapy since 2008. She is an experienced provider capable of providing multiple styles of treatment for a diverse population. She is highly professional and passionate about bodywork, blending the most effective modality/technique for a customized treatment for each and every person. She observes mentally while listening to the body physically with touch for specified treatment.

Douglas Bautista, L.M.T.

Massage Therapists

Douglas graduated form the NY College of Health professions in 2016 with an AOS-Massage therapist certification. He has learned to master techniques like Swedish Massage, Asian Bodywork, Deep Tissue, Medical Massage, Prenatal, & Thai. Growing up, Douglas played a lot of sports and that came with many injuries. This is the main reason he wanted to learn to become a massage therapist. He wanted to learn more about himself and the human anatomy to help other people live a pain free life. Douglas loves soccer and plays a lot of sports. In the summer, you can find him at the beach when he is not working.