Desmond Diaz

Wellness is the key to balance in life.

Desmond L. Diaz, LMT, is a nationally certified, State Licensed Massage Therapist  and AFFA Certified Personal Fitness Trainer.Desmond has over ten (10) years experience in health care in various rehab settings including Sports Rehab, hospital inpatient & outpatient settings, independent living, assisted living and skilled nursingsettings. He has worked with diverse populations ranging from youth through late adulthood, delivering massage and therapeutic care to individuals and groups includi...

Desmond L. Diaz, LMT, is a nationally certified, State Licensed Massage Therapist  and AFFA Certified Personal Fitness Trainer.Desmond has over ten (10) years experience in health care in various rehab settings including Sports Rehab, hospital inpatient & outpatient settings, independent living, assisted living and skilled nursingsettings. He has worked with diverse populations ranging from youth through late adulthood, delivering massage and therapeutic care to individuals and groups including serving as a therapist at such events as: the Disney Marathon, Radio Disney’s Diva’s on a Dime Event, NKKU Karate and Kung Fu Olympics, and March of Dimes Mudd Volleyball. 

Desmond is also a 5th degree black belt in martial arts with over twenty (20) years as an instructor, training all age groups. He has used self defense and high intensity training regimens to prepare himself and his students for tournament competitions. Currently he is a member of the US Martial Arts National Team, Is a 2x Silver Medalist at the TAFISA World Martial Arts Games.


 Skilled in various massage modalities, including: Deep Tissue Massage, Neuromuscular Therapy, Swedish Massage, Orthopedic and Sports Massage. Desmond integrates his knowledge of the human body, biomechanics, and  his experience in rehabilitation into the application of a variety of assessment and treatment techniques delivered through his client customized routines. Desmond offers a unique perspective on the therapeutic massage, by combining his expertise as an instructor, his passion for quality care, and his commitment to helping to make your massage session an innovative, enjoyable and successful experience for both therapist and patient alike.  Experience for yourself how Desmond's treatments can bring balance to you.

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Licenses
Massage

FL # 51192

Education
2007

Florida College of Natural Health: Orlando

AS in Massage Therapy and Personal Training

Experience
Fitness

Martial Arts Instructor, Trainer

2x Silver Medalist as 2014 1st World Martial Arts Games Held in Vancouver, BC 2x Gold Medalist as Kick Usa State Championships AFAA Certified Personal Trainer 20 Year Martial arts training 12 Years Martial Arts Instructor, Producing multiple world champion students

Bodywork

Medical and Sports Experience

Certified Orthopedic Massage Therapist 10 years working on runners at the following events: Disney's Marathon Race week (Massage Tent, and Massage at the expo) Disney's Princess Marathon Race Disney's Wine and Dine Marathon Race Disney's Tower of Terror 10 Miler The Superhero Scramble US Open Martial Arts Tournament Working weekly with local, collegiate, international and professional athletes in a variety of sports, such as : Baseball Basketball Football Wakeboarding Golf Tennis Track and Field MMA Boxing Traditional Martial Arts Lacrosse Cross Country Specializing in chronic and acute injuries to the back,neck and pelvis for the past 7 years, utilizing a variety of modalities to treat patient pain, such as Kinesio taping, MPS therapy and applied kinesiology.

SPECIALTIES: Bodywork and Massage techniques I perform

Bodywork & Massage

  • Deep Tissue
  • Sports Massage
  • Mobile Deep Tissue
  • Medical Massage
  • Mobile Sports Massage
  • Mobile Swedish Massage
  • Therapeutic Touch
  • Mobile Other