Dave Wilkinson MMP, LMT, BA

Specializing in muscular recovery from injury or trauma

Dave Wilkinson is the owner of MassageWORKS and has over 35 years of bodywork experience. He specializes in helping with muscular recovery and rehabilitation from illnesses, surgery, or trauma from sports and/or accidents. Dave’s background started with teaching Physical Education, Coaching, and Athletic Training. In 2006, he became a Certified Massage Therapist. He has training in over a dozen bodywork modalities and uses a combination of these to assess and best meet the needs of his client...

Dave Wilkinson is the owner of MassageWORKS and has over 35 years of bodywork experience. He specializes in helping with muscular recovery and rehabilitation from illnesses, surgery, or trauma from sports and/or accidents. Dave’s background started with teaching Physical Education, Coaching, and Athletic Training. In 2006, he became a Certified Massage Therapist. He has training in over a dozen bodywork modalities and uses a combination of these to assess and best meet the needs of his clients.

Dave has been a professor in the Certified Massage program at Kaplan College in Palm Springs, CA; a massage therapist for ATA Paribas International Professional Tennis Tournaments; and this year he has been accepted to be part of the medical team for the US Olympic Training Center. He also trains qualified, licensed massage therapist in a six-month Apprenticeship Program and in Continuing Education seminars in Rehabilitative Massage.

Currently, Dave has developed and is patenting a Hydrotherapy Massage Table to facilitate a pioneer technique of Water Immersion Massage. This technique has already proven to be very effective for myofascial release and neuromuscular techniques.

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Where I Work
Available Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday
Licenses
Massage

OR # 19883

Education
2007

Kaplan College: Palm Springs

Comprehensive Massage Therapy - 720 hrs

2007

School of Somatherapy

Hot Stone Therapy

2010

Spacific

Lomilomi Massage

1982

George Fox College

BA in Physical Education & Art

2011

All About Massage

Bamboo Massage

2015

Big Tree Natural Healing

12 Meridians

2016

LMT Success Group

Medical Massage - Mastery Level

Experience
Bodywork

Massage Therapist - ATP Tennis Tournament

Worked as Massage Therapist for the ATP Paribas Professional Tennis Tournament from 2011-2014. Helped with muscular recovery in between matches and dealt with rehabilitation of injured athletes.

Top Student - Maric College Massage Program

Finish the Maric College 720 hour Massage Program with the highest grade average on tests and practical exams, a 4.0 GPA, and Perfect Attendance.

Coaching

Who's Who Coach of the Year

Was recognized as the Who's Who in Oregon Track and Field Coach of the Year three times.

SPECIALTIES: Bodywork and Massage techniques I perform

Bodywork & Massage

  • Medical Massage
  • Custom Therapeutic Massage
  • Hydrotherapy

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