Karen Vasquez

Massage is my profession, not a hobby.

People always ask what got me started in massage. At age 20 I began getting chronic migraines. The doctor gave me medications and wanted to do a brain scan. I was so scared.  I told a friend and she suggested massage and chiropractic. Who doesn't like massage, right? After a 30 minute neck massage and cervical adjustment, I was headache free! I was hooked. 

After massage school, I took many continuing education courses focusing on specific ailments and injuries. This passion for focused work l...

People always ask what got me started in massage. At age 20 I began getting chronic migraines. The doctor gave me medications and wanted to do a brain scan. I was so scared.  I told a friend and she suggested massage and chiropractic. Who doesn't like massage, right? After a 30 minute neck massage and cervical adjustment, I was headache free! I was hooked. 

After massage school, I took many continuing education courses focusing on specific ailments and injuries. This passion for focused work led me to open my own massage office. Five years later, I have expanded to add a second therapist.  

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

TX # MT109635

Education
2001

National University of Health Sciences

Massage Therapy Certification

Experience
Bodywork

Chair Massage

Corporate Chair Massage Therapist/Special Events Coordinator

Cambridge Triathlon Team- Lead Therapist

Duties include using various sports massage modalities to alleviate aches and pains due to training and competing in running, biking and swimming.

Owner- Pain and Injury Massage

Owner of my own massage therapy practice. These duties include scheduling and maintaining a clientele as well as marketing to obtain new clients.

Lead Physical Therapy Tech

4 years experience working with an excellent physical therapist gave me a better understanding of the way the body works. I got to actually see the body in motion and study how we as therapists get to assist in the healing process.

Body Treatment Specialist

Body Scrubs, Wraps and Cellulite treatments.

Massage Therapy Instructor

Certified MTI in state of Texas

Texas Department of Licensing and Regulation Massage Therapy Advisory Board Member

Appointed to the TDLR Massage Therapy Advisory Board. This is a great honor because I get to help make decisions on the future rules and regulations regarding all Massage Therapists in the state of Texas.

Pilates

Pilates Instructor

Pilates for post rehab

REVIEWS for my Bodywork services

by Ruth on Apr 24
Karen is a skilled, knowledgeable, professional and caring massage therapist. She took time to ask about specific areas of concern and gave them more attention. Beyond that, it is clear that she is experienced in finding areas of tension and tightness that can be causing these issues. I would highly recommend her to anyone.
by Anonymous on Apr 19
Nothing
by Susan on Apr 14
Karen is fantastic! Highly recommend if you are in pain or simply need to relax.
by Joetta on Mar 30
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by Anonymous on Mar 22
I am glad that I was referred to Karen!
by Anonymous on Mar 13
Karen is the best of the best! I have never had a better massage. I highly recommend her.
by Anonymous on Mar 09
Amazing
by Suzanne on Oct 14
I had not hit a tennis ball in 18 months [hip issue/major pain]. After 4 sessions with Karen I was able to go to an hour and half drill today, and walk away with no pain.
by Anonymous on Sep 18
Very professional and. Knowledgeable.
by Lauren on Aug 13
Karen, you are professional, knowledgeable, and great at what you do. You truly care about your patients (my son, who is 19, involved in sports, has seen you several times over the past two years, too), and helping us to feel better. After ONE visit, I noticed a definite difference and significant relief, and am anxious to get back in to continue to work on all the tightness in my right arm, lower and upper, shoulder, shoulder blade, and neck. Slight pain in my lower LEFT back? Had no idea that that area is also connected to what I was feeling in my right arm-WOW! See you soon! Thank you!!

SPECIALTIES: Bodywork and Massage techniques I perform

Bodywork & Massage

  • Customized massage
  • Pregnancy Massage
  • Deep Tissue

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