About Us

Important information regarding Covid-19:

I am following CDC guidelines for our safety and request wearing a mask during your visit.
For additional safety my office is equipped with an IQAir Purifier (HighHepa Technology).

https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/index.html


During working for 26 years as a pharmacist, I learned that medication is important, but often overstated. Because I was always driven to help people, I constantly studied and tried other options to improve one's health and well-being.  In 1998 I became a Natural Health Practitioner.
From making an assessment to therapeutical and strucutral bodywork, taping and also guidance, what can you do for yourself, every part can be a necessary piece in your session.  
Certified and trained in a variety of massage and bodywork tec...
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FocusMassage-Etzel LLC

14915 Ballantyne Country Club Drive

Charlotte , NC 28277 map it

(803) 448-8263

Hours of Operation

M 02:00 PM - 07:00 PM
T 09:00 AM - 06:00 PM
W 08:00 AM - 01:00 PM
Th 09:00 AM - 06:00 PM
F 09:00 AM - 05:00 PM
Sa Closed
S Closed

Client Testimonials

Here's what our clients are saying


  • Margit took plenty of time discussing my issues before she even started working on me, and sent me home with stretches and things to do to continue working on my sore spots. She is so knowledgeable and professional! Highly recommend!

    What an amazing session. Lasting relaxation in my body. I feel like my body truly released some trauma that had been stored.

  • Margit is amazing!! She is so knowledgable of body anatomy & muscles construct, thus she is true therapeutic masseur!!

    She was very knowledgeable and explained everything very well

  • Margit is concentrating on my problem areas

    Margit is very pleasant and is very knowledgeable in her field.

  • I had a wonderful cranial sacral experience followed up by some really great recommendations and an insightful conversation about some underlying causes of my pain. I felt at ease and perfectly relaxed and cannot wait for my next session!

    Margit was wonderful! I was having a vertebrae and ear issue so I went to see her for CST. She was so knowledgeable and really helped address my problem and reduce my pain. I can’t wait to go back.

  • Great first experience. I noticed immediate relief during and post massage.

    Margit was so kind and ready to answer any of my questions. I felt very comfortable with her and the space was very clean and quiet.

Cranial Sacral Therapy

$85
60min
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Integrative Bodywork

$85
60min
$115
90min
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Lymphatic Drainage

$90
60min
$105
75min
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Health consulting

$10
10min
$15
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Margit E.

License: NC #13954

75 Verified Reviews

Cranial Sacral Therapy

$85
60min
Select

Integrative Bodywork

$85
60min
$115
90min
Select

Lymphatic Drainage

$90
60min
$105
75min
Select

Health consulting

$10
10min
$15
15min
Select
by Leah on Sep 28
Margit took plenty of time discussing my issues before she even started working on me, and sent me home with stretches and things to do to continue working on my sore spots. She is so knowledgeable and professional! Highly recommend!
by Richelle on Sep 26
What an amazing session. Lasting relaxation in my body. I feel like my body truly released some trauma that had been stored.
by Swati on Sep 24
Margit is amazing!! She is so knowledgable of body anatomy & muscles construct, thus she is true therapeutic masseur!!
by Ana María on Sep 19
She was very knowledgeable and explained everything very well
by Wolfgang on Sep 14
Margit is concentrating on my problem areas
by Gayle on Aug 23
Margit is very pleasant and is very knowledgeable in her field.
by Lesley on Aug 21
I had a wonderful cranial sacral experience followed up by some really great recommendations and an insightful conversation about some underlying causes of my pain. I felt at ease and perfectly relaxed and cannot wait for my next session!
by Anonymous on Aug 07
Margit was wonderful! I was having a vertebrae and ear issue so I went to see her for CST. She was so knowledgeable and really helped address my problem and reduce my pain. I can’t wait to go back.
by Helen on Aug 06
Great first experience. I noticed immediate relief during and post massage.
by Anonymous on Jul 15
Margit was so kind and ready to answer any of my questions. I felt very comfortable with her and the space was very clean and quiet.

Average Rating:

4.95 (Based on 75 Reviews)

96 %

Ambiance
98 %

Professionalism
by Leah on Sep 2020
Verified
Service Received: Integrative Bodywork with Margit E.
Margit took plenty of time discussing my issues before she even started working on me, and sent me home with stretches and things to do to continue working on my sore spots. She is so knowledgeable and professional! Highly recommend!
by Richelle on Sep 2020
Verified
Service Received: Integrative Bodywork with Margit E.
What an amazing session. Lasting relaxation in my body. I feel like my body truly released some trauma that had been stored.
by Swati on Sep 2020
Verified
Service Received: Integrative Bodywork with Margit E.
Margit is amazing!! She is so knowledgable of body anatomy & muscles construct, thus she is true therapeutic masseur!!
by Ana María on Sep 2020
Verified
Service Received: Lymphatic Drainage with Margit E.
She was very knowledgeable and explained everything very well
by Wolfgang on Sep 2020
Verified
Service Received: Integrative Bodywork with Margit E.
Margit is concentrating on my problem areas
by Gayle on Aug 2020
Verified
Service Received: Lymphatic Drainage with Margit E.
Margit is very pleasant and is very knowledgeable in her field.
by Lesley on Aug 2020
Verified
Service Received: Integrative Bodywork with Margit E.
I had a wonderful cranial sacral experience followed up by some really great recommendations and an insightful conversation about some underlying causes of my pain. I felt at ease and perfectly relaxed and cannot wait for my next session!
by Anonymous on Aug 2020
Verified
Service Received: Cranial Sacral Therapy with Margit E.
Margit was wonderful! I was having a vertebrae and ear issue so I went to see her for CST. She was so knowledgeable and really helped address my problem and reduce my pain. I can’t wait to go back.
by Helen on Aug 2020
Verified
Service Received: Cranial Sacral Therapy with Margit E.
Great first experience. I noticed immediate relief during and post massage.
by Anonymous on Jul 2020
Verified
Service Received: Cranial Sacral Therapy with Margit E.
Margit was so kind and ready to answer any of my questions. I felt very comfortable with her and the space was very clean and quiet.
by Anonymous on Jun 2020
Verified
Service Received: Cranial Sacral Therapy with Margit E.
I was very comfortable with Margit's understanding of my needs and her knowledge of the body's physiology.
by Renee on Jun 2020
Verified
Service Received: Cranial Sacral Therapy with Margit E.
Explained process thoroughly, and I had my best sleep in years! Looking forward to next visit!
by Suzanne on Jun 2020
Verified
Service Received: Cranial Sacral Therapy with Margit E.
A professional and enjoyable treatment which left me very relaxed and peaceful. I have no hesitation recommending Margit Etzel, and have a follow up appointment booked already.
by Kimberly on Dec 2019
Verified
Service Received: Integrative Bodywork with Margit E.
Margit spent two hours integrating cranialSacral and deep tissue massage techniques to alleviate extreme muscle/tendon soreness. She educated me on exercises to perform over the next two weeks and answered all of my questions. I plan on setting up regular visits to promote self-care!
by Anonymous on Nov 2019
Verified
Service Received: Integrative Bodywork with Margit E.
Best massage therapist in Charlotte !
by Christine on Oct 2019
Verified
Service Received: Integrative Bodywork with Margit E.
Very educated and skilled at therapeutic Massage and body work. Her office is beautiful. I highly recommended Margit for any chronic pain issues.
by Diane on Oct 2019
Verified
Service Received: Integrative Bodywork with Margit E.
I liked how Margit incorporated the entire body to help a specific area! Also that she gave me some ideas to relieve the the glute muscles.
by Anonymous on Sep 2019
Verified
Service Received: Cranial Sacral Therapy with Margit E.
Really appreciated the treatment.
by Megan on Sep 2019
Verified
Service Received: Integrative Bodywork with Margit E.
Great massage!
by Anonymous on Sep 2019
Verified
Service Received: Integrative Bodywork with Margit E.
Margit offers a very holistic approach to the body and I was impressed that she has training in myofascial release, massage therapy and cranio sacral. Overall great experience.
by Diana on Jun 2019
Verified
Service Received: Cranial Sacral Therapy with Margit E.
Margit is highly skilled and professional.
by Clayton on Jun 2019
Verified
Service Received: Integrative Bodywork with Margit E.
Margit is great! She really helps relieve pain long-term. Also, reviews and describes causes!!!
by Johannes M. on Jun 2019
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Service Received: Integrative Bodywork with Margit E.
I appreciate her competence and interest in providing an optimal health care solution
by Betsy on Jun 2019
Verified
Service Received: Integrative Bodywork with Margit E.
Margit is the only person who can really help me out. I have very bad arthritis and fibromyalgia. I slept for the first time Mon night after she worked on me????????
by Anonymous on May 2019
Verified
Service Received: Customized Massage with Margit E.
Margit is so talented and so compassionate.
by Rick on May 2019
Verified
Service Received: Customized Massage with Margit E.
Everything to like, no dislikes!

Business response:

Rick, thanks for the review. I am just wondering what you missed last time regarding the ambiance. I appreciate having you as a loyal customer. Please let me know at your next session. Thank you!

by Danay on Apr 2019
Verified
Service Received: Cranial Sacral Therapy with Margit E.
Very professional, kind, and polite - the environment was very comfortable
by Scott on Apr 2019
Verified
Service Received: Bodywork with Margit E.
Had great experience would recommend Focus Massage to anyone
by Swati on Feb 2019
Verified
Service Received: Customized Massage with Margit E.
Great
by Michelle on Jan 2019
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Service Received: Customized Massage with Margit E.
I threw my back out about 3-4 weeks before my appointment. Margit gave me the best massage and I felt like a new person afterwards.
by Tony on Sep 2018
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Service Received: Customized Massage with Margit E.
Awesome
by Anonymous on Sep 2018
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Service Received: Customized Massage with Margit E.
Margit is very professional and knowledgeable. She cares about her patients over all health.
by Lynne on Aug 2018
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Service Received: Taping, Stretching or necessary additional bodywork with Margit E.
Thank you Margit. I’ll be back soon for m get advice and a wonderful therapeutic massage.
by Lynne on Aug 2018
Verified
Service Received: Customized Massage with Margit E.
Thank you Margit. I’ll be back soon for m get advice and a wonderful therapeutic massage.
by Wendy on Aug 2018
Verified
Service Received: Bodywork with Margit E.
Margit is exceptionally knowledgeable, and her hour-long massage provided much-needed relief and increased mobility. It was my first visit and I especially appreciated her unhurried approach and instruction with proper exercise techniques and postures to use at home. I’m looking forward to future sessions.
by Judith on Jun 2018
Verified
Service Received: Customized Massage with Margit E.
Wonderful skills. Very knowledgeable
by Joseph on May 2018
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Service Received: Customized Massage with Margit E.
Great massage
by Rick on Apr 2018
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Service Received: Customized Massage with Margit E.
Margit is a highly skilled M.T. & high valued person.
by Sajni on Apr 2018
Verified
Service Received: Bodywork with Margit E.
Margit , you listened to my issues and provided the perfect massage. Thank you and I look forward to my next massage with you Sajni Mahbubani
by George on Apr 2018
Verified
Service Received: Bodywork with Margit E.
Margit is very knowledgeable and attentive to her client's needs. A great experience.
by Annabelle on Feb 2018
Verified
Service Received: Customized Massage with Margit E.
She is awsome... she knows what she is doing and she has given hands! I’ve MS and I feel like I’m flying after every session - because everything moves much more better with much less pain, too !!!! Thank you so much!!!!
by Janet on Feb 2018
Verified
Service Received: Cranial Sacral Therapy with Margit E.
Liked that you took time to get my history and really try to understand my health issues. Felt like you were taken a real personal interest in me. Believe you are extremely ethical and looking out for my wellbeing
by Anonymous on Feb 2018
Verified
Service Received: Bodywork with Margit E.
Margit is obviously a very sweet and caring person; very nice and sociable. The massage was average. Probably would not return for a second massage. Again, not a bad massage by all means, but it just was not "amazing" as your 5 star scoring system would indicate.
by Kim on Feb 2018
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Service Received: Bodywork with Margit E.
Margit was very professional and the environment was relaxing. My shoulder had been aching all day and felt great after my massage.
by Anonymous on Feb 2018
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Service Received: Bodywork with Margit E.
Margit has an amazing soft touch but therapeutic.
by Karen on Feb 2018
Verified
Service Received: Bodywork with Margit E.
Ready to go back.... I haven’t been that relaxed in 2 yrs. Love Margit
by Carla on Jan 2018
Verified
Service Received: Lymphatic Drainage with Margit E.
Margit is very knowledgeable and professional. She knew much more than my doctor about the issues that I'm dealing with and knew exactly how to treat them.
by Donna on Dec 2017
Verified
Service Received: Customized Massage with Margit E.
Margit's massages are always great! She really helps my shoulder and neck pain!
by Kathe on Nov 2017
Verified
Service Received: Bodywork with Margit E.
It was a first time experience w/Margit, so we were getting to know each other.
by Adrienne on Sep 2017
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Service Received: Customized Massage with Margit E.
Fantastic!
by Anonymous on Sep 2017
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Service Received: Bodywork with Margit E.
Felt good
by Anonymous on Jun 2017
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Service Received: Customized Massage with Margit E.
Great massage experience! Margit is very knowledgeable and professional and listened carefully to my concerns. I will be back soon.
by Anonymous on Jun 2017
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Service Received: Customized Massage with Margit E.
Margit is fantastic!
by Anonymous on Jun 2017
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Service Received: Customized Massage with Margit E.
Always feel better and leave with self help plans. Awesome!
by Dori on May 2017
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Service Received: Bodywork with Margit E.
Margit was very knowledgable and professional.
by Debbie on Apr 2017
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Service Received: Bodywork with Margit E.
Nothing it was great
by Anonymous on Mar 2017
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Service Received: Bodywork with Margit E.
I felt Margit was very knowledgeable and listened well to me about my issues. I felt the massage was a bit deeper than I wanted for my first time. Overall, it was a positive experience.
by Anonymous on Mar 2017
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Service Received: Customized Massage with Margit E.
Thank you for spending extra time to help me feel better!
by Diana on Mar 2017
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Service Received: Customized Massage with Margit E.
Margit is an outstanding neuromuscular therapist! She knows the body, she is highly skilled, very compassionate and extremely professional.
by Rick on Jan 2017
Verified
Service Received: Customized Massage with Margit E.
Margit, You have excellent skill! I will look forward to second massage appointment next week. I would definately recommend Your name to anyone new. regards, Rick Lipson

Business response:

Thank you very much! I am glad I could help you.

by Priti on Jan 2017
Verified
Service Received: Customized Massage with Margit E.
Margit is very knowledgeable and focused during the massage, wether it is therapeutic or relaxing she is very good at both.
by Anonymous on Jan 2017
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Service Received: Bodywork with Margit E.
Customized the massage with various technics - cranial sacral, deep tissue, neuromuscular, etc. Very interested in solving problems.
by Donna on Dec 2016
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Service Received: Customized Massage with Margit E.
Margit will always customize the massage to where I am experiencing my pain. She is so pleasant, professional and helps relieve my pain.
by Anonymous on Nov 2016
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Service Received: Customized Massage with Margit E.
Margit is very skilled and always knows just what is needed to get my body moving again...
by Swati on Nov 2016
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Service Received: Customized Massage with Margit E.
Margit is great. No one so far matches her skills. I get massages regularly and have so for years.
by Anonymous on Nov 2016
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Service Received: Bodywork with Margit E.
I really liked her ability to understand the problem and to focus on those areas that was contributing to the soreness. She also provided me some exercise technique that I can use to improve the strength. Thanks for your service
by Carole on Oct 2016
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Service Received: Customized Massage with Margit E.
Very experienced in healing
by Betsy on Oct 2016
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Service Received: Customized Massage with Margit E.
I have gone to many massage therapists and never have I found one like Margit. Se is medically influenced so she is really helping me to correct issues I have had for years. My body is truely changing as she is working on me:-)
by Jimena on May 2016
Verified
Service Received: Bodywork with Margit E.
Margit is 100% professional and knowledgeable. She helped me understood the why of my aches and after my 1st treatment I already feel better. Thank you Margit!
by Anonymous on May 2016
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Service Received: Customized Massage with Margit E.
So knowledgeable and talented!
by Angie on May 2016
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Service Received: Customized Massage with Margit E.
I like that she teaches me and answers all my questions.
by Anonymous on Apr 2016
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Service Received: Customized Massage with Margit E.
I highly recommend Margit. She is awesome and very good at what she does. My body thinks so too!

Business response:

Thank you for your review. I am always happy to help!

by Anh on Apr 2016
Verified
Service Received: Bodywork with Margit E.
Very competence; very well knowledge; a great explaination about your issue and easy to understand; very patience. You feel her passion for what she does. A very trustful person. Highly recommend to everybody! I will definitely return!
by Clayton on Apr 2016
Verified
Service Received: Customized Massage with Margit E.
Margit is an awesome massage therapist. She really does a great job communicating with you and is very easy to talk to. I have been to several different massage therapists and Margit is the only one I would recommend to people.
by Jan on Mar 2016
Verified
Service Received: Customized Massage with Margit E.
Margit is awesome! She's the best.

Business response:

Thank you. I appreciate your feedback very much. Because this was not our first appointment and you never mentioned anything, please let me know, what you missed with the ambiance.

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FocusMassage-Etzel LLC

14915 Ballantyne Country Club Drive

Charlotte , NC 28277 map it

Phone: (803) 448-8263