Experienced Trigger Point Therapist, Deep Tissue Massage Therapist, and Sports Massage Therapist

 Travis began his massage career more than 25 years ago when he enrolled at the Florida Institute of Natural Health (also know as Florida School of Massage) in Gainesville, Florida, in September of 1990. His Massage School was preceded by a 3 month bicycle trip starting in Anchorage Alaska shortly after graduating from the University of Arkansas with a Master's Degree in Professional Counseling. (See how he became a massage therapist.)

Massage Therapy has been the right vocation for Travis aft...

 Travis began his massage career more than 25 years ago when he enrolled at the Florida Institute of Natural Health (also know as Florida School of Massage) in Gainesville, Florida, in September of 1990. His Massage School was preceded by a 3 month bicycle trip starting in Anchorage Alaska shortly after graduating from the University of Arkansas with a Master's Degree in Professional Counseling. (See how he became a massage therapist.)

Massage Therapy has been the right vocation for Travis after trying other career paths. He worked with a bicycle team early his career,as well as several Olympic marathon runners. Later came many other amateur and professional track and field, (including several world champions and Olympic competitors) martial artists, football, soccer, tennis, hockey, triathlete and baseball athletes. He has worked with hundreds of professional athletes during his career.

 He has the mindset of dedication and hard work evidencing the many years of living in the Midwest and a Mother who instilled those values in him at an early age.  He  has worked long hours in massage for all of his career in Massage Therapy.

His approach is eclectic in nature and not specific to any one method of bodywork. He primarily uses a blend of structural and postural evaluation, Trigger Point Therapy (also trained in Shiatsu and Ashiatsu and Acupressure), Myofascial Release and Assisted Stretching (primarily the Aaron Mattes Method of active isolated stretching, deep tissue massage, connective tissue massage, Medicupping, and use percussion devices in the bodywork sessions.

He has highly developed palpation skills and know the difference between tissue that is optimal for performance and tissue that is dysfunctional  Try him and feel the difference in performance and well being.

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Co-owner Massage Clinic

Co-owner with Vicki Harwick of Advanced Soft Tissue Therapy started in 1993 in St Petersburg, FL. We are a busy clinic that specializes in therapy that helps the patient feel better and get better. We do Trigger Point Therapy, Neuromuscular Therapy, Active Assisted Stretching, Deep Tissue Therapy and Sports Massage

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Bodywork & Massage

  • Trigger Point Therapy
  • Deep Tissue
  • Myofascial Release
  • Sports Massage
  • Shiatsu
  • Swedish Massage
  • Acupressure Massage
  • Pregnancy Massage
  • Neuromuscular Massage

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