About Us


Our Practice


The Advanced Health Therapy Center is a multi-disciplinary practice that includes licensed Massage Therapists. Bowen Therapist and a Reiki Master. This integrative team of health care practitioners use a combination of many types of bodywork for the purpose of relieving pain and stress. On your first visit we will discuss your health history and any pain or restrictions you are experiencing. Each session will be customized to your needs.



Our People


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Richard Pakozdi, LMT -- is a Bowen therapist with a diploma from the Bowen Academy of Australia, The New York Institute of Massage and certifications from The Core Institute School of Massage Therapy and Structural Bodywork and the Connecticut School of Intergrated Manual Therapy.. He is a specialist in the treatment of acute, chronic pain and orthopedic injuries. With many years of research and study, he has developed procedures that have helped world-class athletes, dancers and entertainers reach higher levels of performance. By incorporating techniques such as; Neuromuscular Therapy, Bowen technique,Orthopedic Massage, Myofascial Release, Pain neutralization Technique, Russian Sports massage and lessions learned from elite athletes, he is able to offer a unique multidisciplinary approach to eliminate the most complicated pain conditions to assure peak performance. Each person receives an individualized therapeutic intervention that is based upon assessment

"I don't believe that any one modality is the answer for treating all conditions. It is the synergism of many modalities integrated together that is needed to truly individualize patient wellness. I match the appropriate technique to the underlying pathology of a particular condition"

 

leftPatrica McKenna, LMT -- is a graduate of the Onondaga School of Therapeutic Massage, The Kubota Shiatsu School and trained with LiddleKidz Foundation. Patricia, proficient in Therapeutic Swedish Massage, concentrates on medical massage for neck/back pain. Patricia’s specialties also include Pediatric Massage and massages for patients with special needs. Pat does offer group and individual classes in infant massage.

 

 

 

leftTamara Wilcox -- is a Certified Practitioner of Jin Shin Jyutsu ® Physio-Philosophy, an ancient art of harmonizing the life energy in the body. While bearing conceptual similarities and lineage with acupuncture, Jin Shin Jyutsu is an exceptionally gentle, non-invasive approach that works without the use of needles. Jin Shin Jyutsu can be used in collaboration with any and all other medical treatments and/or therapeutic modalities.

 


 

 

Marie Farnham, LMT -- is a graduate of the Onondaga School of Therapeutic Massage, and carries a back ground in Physical Therapy. She is proficient in Swedish and Pregnancy  massage, connective/deep tissue massage and Trigger Point treatment.

 








New Clients


If you're a new or prospective client, click the link below to view and print our Client Intake Form. This must be completed prior to your first appointment.

Confidential Client Intake Form


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