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 nursing settings. 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 nursing settings. 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 6th 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 Gold and 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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Where I Work
Available Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday
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 Gold Medalist at the 2016 and 2017 World Martial Arts Games 2x Silver Medalist at 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.

REVIEWS for my Bodywork or Coaching services

by Anonymous on Sep 12
Desmond worked my problem areas until they loosened up. I'm feeling much better today than yesterday! Worth every penny!
by Dylan on Sep 05
Desmond is the man!
by Anonymous on Jun 21
Desmond was great! I can't believe it took me so long to call him!
by Radley on Jun 07
He did a great job. He focused on everything I asked him to. Great therapists. Highly recommend.
by Jenee on May 26
Great sports techniques which is what I needed!
by Kimberly on May 10
Simply amazing.
by Rachelle on Apr 18
The best!
by Charlene on Mar 29
Desmond went above and beyond to help accommodate me into his schedule as well as helping me with my trouble spots. He even did a little cupping to help relieve my tension. Amazing experience. Looking forward to my next appt.
by Lyndon on Mar 18
Very knowledgeable and effective massage therapist
by Lorri on Mar 15
Perfect like always!! : ) 2 thumbs up!!!

SPECIALTIES: Bodywork and Massage techniques I perform

Bodywork & Massage

  • Mobile Other
  • Rapid NeuroFascial Reset
  • Deep Tissue
  • Sports Massage
  • Mobile Deep Tissue
  • Other
  • Medical Massage
  • Compression Technology
  • Mobile Sports Massage
  • Mobile Swedish Massage
  • Recovery Tools
  • Therapeutic Touch

Coaching

  • karate Training Session