Melissa Caruso LMT, a mother three young sons, a lover of all things holistically healing and has many passions in life. She is passionate and knowledgeable about eating healthy, beneficial natural supplements, Yoga, meditation, art, and is a drummer in a band! Melissa joined Synergy Acupuncture & Wellness in 2019 as a Licensed Massage Therapist and soon to be Certified Yoga Teacher, so that she can apply all of her knowledge and skills in helping others reach their health goals.
Melissa comes to Synergy Acupuncture & Wellness with 13 years of experience in providing several types of therapeutic massage. She was inspired to become a massage therapist more than 13 years ago after experiencing the incredible healing power of massage herself. Because of that experience, Melissa made it her mission to become educated and trained in massage therapy to become a healing therapist herself. In her 13 years of experience, Melissa has learned to use her intuition and knowledge of the human body to develop the most beneficial healing plan of care using individualized techniques for each of her clients. Melissa is trained in Swedish massage, Deep Tissue Massage, Neuro-Muscular Technique, Prenatal Massage, Hot Stone Massage, Trigger point therapy and Reflexology.
Melissa will also become a Certified Yoga Teacher in May 2019, fulfilling a lifelong dream, again, inspired by the enormous healing benefits that participating in yoga classes has provided to her over the last 20 years. “Yoga has a way of connecting the body, mind and soul”, and provides increased flexibility, improves stamina, strength, eases stress, settles anxiety and the calms the nervous system. By offering various types of yoga, Melissa is able to accommodate each persons level of experience and interest in yoga.