Andrew Deca

Licensed Massage Therapist, Certified Cupping Therapist

I am committed to remaining current in my health care profession by continuing education, expanding my knowledge base, and adopting new therapeutic practices. I strongly believe in self-awareness, holistic health, and the power of regular massage therapy; that massage therapy helps one achieve or maintain a state of wellness; and that massage helps to support healing, boost energy, ease pain, and enhance relaxation, mood and well-being. I strive to provide a superior thera...

I am committed to remaining current in my health care profession by continuing education, expanding my knowledge base, and adopting new therapeutic practices. I strongly believe in self-awareness, holistic health, and the power of regular massage therapy; that massage therapy helps one achieve or maintain a state of wellness; and that massage helps to support healing, boost energy, ease pain, and enhance relaxation, mood and well-being. I strive to provide a superior therapeutic experience. Massage is very personal by nature and I believe firmly in being able to provide a professional, personal, safe, and nurturing environment for each of my clients. All of my sessions are customized to my clients’ needs, and your satisfaction and relaxation are my number one priorities.


I am a strong believer in continuing education and have completed study in the following courses:
-Deep Tissue Techniques for Relaxation
-Hot Rockin’ Reflexology & Sweet Feet Aromatherapy
-Stone Massage
-Aromatherapy
-Thai Massage
-Sports Massage
-Bamboo-Fusion Massage
-Cupping Therapy

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Where I Work
Licenses
Massage

OH # 33.020034

Certified Therapeutic Recreation Specialist (CTRS)

# 56523

Education
2011

Healing Arts Institute: OH

Diploma - Massage Therapy

2008

The University of Toledo

Bachelor of Science - Recreation Therapy

Experience
Bodywork

Deep Tissue

A hands-on workshop emphasizing proper body mechanics, deep tissue massage techniques, and improved massage session flow to promote client relaxation.

Reflexology

Basic foot reflexology, hot rock application to the feet, and the study of aromatherapy and its application in reflexology.

Hot Stone Massage

Completed course in basic hot stone massage, a cool moonstone facial massage and six advanced restorative protocols covering a variety of dysfunctions.

Sports Massage

Learned essential sports massage techniques, PNF stretches, reciprocal inhibition, trigger points, injury evaluation/treatment, common injuries, and pre- and post-event massage.

Thai Massage

Learned the history and origins of Traditional Thai Massage, situations in which it can be used, rules, methods and techniques used, basic body mechanics and stances.

Aromatherapy

Aromassage Techniques Level I & Level II

Cupping Methods

Demonstrated the knowledge required for competency in Cupping Therapy.

Bamboo-Fusion Massage

Learned the origin, benefits, and contraindications of incorporating bamboo into massage.

Clinical Assistant Professor

Ohio University Heritage College of Osteopathic Medicine - CORE Group IV faculty

REVIEWS for my Bodywork or Spa services

by Ellen on Jan 26
It was a personal treat my mind and body greatly needed.
by Anonymous on Jan 12
Awesome !!!!
by Dora on Jan 11
Treated my granddaughter to a chair massage and she enjoyed it so much she fell asleep. It was her very first massage experience. She loved it.
by Allie on Dec 22
This was my first time to Much Kneaded Massage and I was very pleased. Andrew was very professional and provided a great experience.
by Anonymous on Dec 14
I appreciated the ability to get the same day.
by Elena on Oct 04
It was very good! Was exactly what I asked for.
by Anonymous on Sep 16
Clean, professional atmosphere. Andrew knows what he is doing!
by Anonymous on Sep 15
I was thankful that Andrew was able to get me in same day but I wasn't impressed with the massage itself. I requested a Deep Tissue massage to work through some knots in my shoulders and neck and left with just as many knots as I arrived with. I should have trusted some of the other reviews that I read saying that he has too light of a touch.
by Heather on Sep 13
I had a bamboo fusion massage here.. what a wonderful experience! Andrew has excellent technique and a very welcoming professional atmosphere! Studio was very clean, calming, and modern. He listens to your needs and caters to you. I’ll definitely be back:) Thanks Andrew!
by Gary on Sep 11
My overall experience was great. The massage room is very relaxing and peaceful with the background music. Andrew is very skilled and professional at what he does. A great experience.

SPECIALTIES: Bodywork and Massage techniques I perform

Bodywork & Massage

  • Golf Ball Massage
  • Therapeutic Massage
  • Thai Massage
  • SHiFT Massage
  • Deep Tissue
  • Hot Stone Massage
  • Bamboo-Fusion Massage
  • Other
  • Swedish Massage
  • Chair Massage
  • Sports Massage
  • Reflexology

Spa

  • Other

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