The Massage Junction, PLLC is a Licensed Massage Therapy practice specializing in Clinical Massage Therapy, Sports Massage and Manual Lymphatic Drainage/Combined Decongestive Therapy. Located within a beautiful wellness center in the financial district. Our Licensed Therapists offer a high standard of treatments and care within a warm and welcoming environment. Our practice embraces the positive impact both Massage Therapy and Manual Lymphatic Drainage have in aiding injury recovery, improving movement and function, speed healing and regaining quality of daily life even in the most challenging conditions. The focus of this practice is to design each treatment specifically for the condition and needs of every unique individual.
About the Therapists:
Shaunna Kotka, LMT, Vodder Certified MLD/CDT Therapist and Pilates Instructor:
Shaunna is a Licensed Massage Therapist in New York State and fully certified in Manual Lymphatic Drainage and Combined Decongestive Therapy through Dr. Vodder International. She attended the Massage Therapy program at the Cortiva Institute (formerly Brenneke School of Massage) in Seattle, WA as well as acquired additional courses at the Swedish Institute, NYC. Shaunna is a member of the American Massage Therapy Association, New York State Society of Medical Massage Therapists and a listed specialist with the American Lymphedema Famework Project. Shaunna enjoys treating a variety of different people and conditions and specializes in working with athletes and performers, patients with lymphedema, injury recovery and post operative healing. In addition to her years of experience as a Therapist she is also an accomplished athlete and has performed professionally as an aerial acrobat and classically trained dancer in shows throughout the USA, Dubai, Europe, China and Australia. Shaunna is also a certified Pilates Instructor under the Im=X Pilates method and enjoys the compliment this progressive and healthy form of Pilates can add to manual therapies.
Nicole Misch, LMT and Yoga Instructor:
Nicole is a licensed Massage Therapist and Yoga Teacher and Yoga Teacher Trainer. She graduated from the Swedish Institute NYC, is a member of the American Massage Therapy Association and has further training in FAMI Functional Anatomy for Movement and Injuries Training, Science of Stretching and NueroKinetic Therapy. Nicole is detailed and thoughtful in her work both with Massage Therapy and teaching Yoga with special attention to movement, reducing movement imbalances and utilizing mindful breath.
Nichelle Lee, LMT
Nichelle is a Licensed Massage Therapist passionate about treating the whole person with a detailed and holistic approach. She uses aspects of both western and eastern modalities to aid in pain management, improve postural awareness, reduce body imbalances and improve over all function and quality of daily life. Nichelle graduated from The Swedish Institute in New York, she is a member of the American Massage Therapy Association and enjoys the opportunity to be able to help people thru manual therapy.
To make an appointment:
Open 7 days a week, by appointment only.