Sharlene Hosek

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Sharlene Hosek

New York State Licensed, Hawaii State Licensed, Nationally Certified 

Sharlene was born and raised on the Big Island of Hawaii and currently practices in Waimea (Kamuela). After graduating from Honoka'a High School, she moved to New York City. She thereby attended one of the most prestigious massage schools in the nation. The Swedish Institute School of Health Sciences offers students one of the most intense and comprehensive curriculums in both Western Physiology and Eastern Phi...

Sharlene Hosek

New York State Licensed, Hawaii State Licensed, Nationally Certified 

Sharlene was born and raised on the Big Island of Hawaii and currently practices in Waimea (Kamuela). After graduating from Honoka'a High School, she moved to New York City. She thereby attended one of the most prestigious massage schools in the nation. The Swedish Institute School of Health Sciences offers students one of the most intense and comprehensive curriculums in both Western Physiology and Eastern Philosophy combined. Her training included internships at Bellevue Hospital, Lutheran Hospital and the P.H. Ling Clinic. 

Sharlene continued her studies at The Napa Valley School of Massage. Therafter, her training includes studying with world-renowned Chongkol Setthakorn at the Institute of Thai Massage in Chiang Mai, Thailand. In Beijing, China, she interned with the Chinese Olympic Team Medical Doctors at the Sports Hospital of Nrism and continued her education in Beijing at the China Academy of Traditional Chinese Medicine. She also studied with Angela Longo, founder of The Traditional Chinese Medical College of Hawaii. Sharlene later became a teacher of Tuina at the college and also taught introductory anatomy to students.

Sharlene started her training as a Massage Therapist in 2000. Occupations in New York City consisted of Stein Seniors Center and upscale luxury properties such as The Waldorf Astoria, The Plaza, Trump International Hotel and Towers, The Regent Wall Street, Regency Hotel Park Avenue and The New York Palace. After returning to Hawaii, she worked at various Kohala Coast properties and went on to open her private practice in 2005.

Sharlene would expressly like to acknowledge the immense training and time well spent from her mentors; Vincent Metzo, Dr. Kong, Dr. Wong, Dr. Xu Mengzhong, Kenneth Lubowich, Tamara Mondragon and Angela Longo. 

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Licenses
Massage

HI # MAT 7530

Massage

NY # 015662-1

NCBTMB

# 391053-00

Education
2002

Swedish Institute

Occupational Studies

Experience
Bodywork

Acupressure

Five Element Acupressure

Anma

Tuina Chinese Massage

Lomi Lomi

Hawaiian Swedish

Reflexology

Chinese Foot Therapy

Shiatsu

Japanese Massage

Sports Massage

Rehabilitation of Soft Tissue Injuries

Swedish

Relaxation and Circulation

Thai Massage

Floor and Table Stretching

Trigger Point Therapy

Acupressure Release

Myofascial Release

Soft Tissue Restrictive Release Therapy

SPECIALTIES: Bodywork and Massage techniques I perform

Bodywork & Massage

  • Anma Massage
  • Shiatsu
  • Acupressure Massage
  • Thai Massage
  • Reflexology

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