Daniel is a graduate of West Coast College of Massage Therapy. Over the years Dan has gained an appreciation for complementary therapies and saw a good fit in helping others as a massage therapist. He employs a variety of techniques to help clients deal with pain and improve function, while being aware of the myriad benefits of both a relaxing Swedish massage and the need to be wrung-out after a stressful week. Dan is diligent in keeping lines of communication open to ensure client comfort and to meet their needs, while understanding that for many this is a much-needed respite from daily rigours.
*Dan offers direct billing to Pacific Blue Cross only
Payment methods accepted: Cash, credit, e-transfer
Daniel is a graduate of West Coast College of Massage Therapy. Over the years Dan has gained an a...
Roni is an allumni of the West Coast College of Massage Therapy in New Westminster BC, a graduate of the 3000 hour massage therapy program. Becoming a Massage Therapist came naturally due to his athletic background. Born and raised in Vancouver BC, Ron has played soccer in Europe and travelled across the globe learning and experiencing a wide variety of massage therapy techniques. He has a strong interest in athletics such as soccer, hockey, weight training and overall fitness. Although experienced in treating a multitude of conditions, his main focuses are in treating musculoskeletal injuries occurring in sports, occupational hazards, whiplash from motor vehicle accidents, chronic low back pain and neurological pain. Ron’s treatments consist of medium to deep swedish massage techniques, joint mobilizations, active myofascial release, stretching and strengthening. Availability: Mondays, Tuesdays, Fridays and Saturdays. Payment types accepted: cash, cheque, visa, MasterCard and e-transfer.
*Roni offers direct billing only to Pacific Blue Cross and accepts the following payment options: Cash/Cheque/e-transfer/visa/mastercard
Roni is an allumni of the West Coast College of Massage Therapy in New Westminster BC, a graduate...
Niki was born and raised in Richmond, BC. She graduated from the Vancouver College of Massage Therapy in April 2020. During her placements, Niki has had the opportunity to work with a wide variety of patients including athletes, children and seniors, as well as people suffering from sports-related injuries and people living with chronic issues. Her treatments are a combination of Myofascial Release, Trigger Point Therapy, Neuromuscular Techniques, stretching and Swedish massage.
Niki was drawn to massage therapy through her love of playing competitive volleyball in high school and weightlifting. In her spare time Niki enjoys hiking, travelling, and spending time with her animals.
*Niki offers direct billing to Pacific Blue Cross and accepts credit, debit, cash, and e-transfer
Niki was born and raised in Richmond, BC. She graduated from the Vancouver College of Massage The...
Chelsea Ganeff, RMT, (Currently on maternity leave) is a graduate from the West Coast College of Massage Therapy. She was born in Richmond BC and has lived and worked in Steveston for the majority of her life. Chelsea is also a marketing graduate from BCIT, a former rep softball player for 10 years with the Richmond Islanders, a volleyball and softball coach for 3 years and a committee member and volunteer for 4 years for the Night of Hope - a breast cancer awareness event and fundraiser. It was during her travels through India and South East Asia that she discovered the art of massage and appreciated its holistic approach to healing. Chelsea was an intern massage therapist for the UBC Track and Field team and has worked at various marathon events in BC. In addition to her experience with athletes, she has worked with individuals suffering from spinal cord injuries, multiple sclerosis, high risk pregnancy, HIV, ALS, depression, anxiety disorder, insomnia, chronic pain and migraines. Chelsea’s treatments consist of medium to deep Swedish massage techniques, myofascial release, proprioceptive neuromuscular stretching, joint mobilizations and trigger point therapy. Availability: Tuesday 10-6:15pm Wednesday 11:15-7pm Thursday 10:30-6:30pm Payment accepted: cash, cheque or e-transfer.
Chelsea Ganeff, RMT, (Currently on maternity leave) is a graduate from the West Coast College of...
Qrystal Qu, RMT, is a graduate of the Vancouver College of Massage Therapy program. She immigrated from China in 2001 when she was 9 and is fluent in both English and Mandarin. She received a Bachelor’s of Arts in Anthropology from UBC where she maintained a strong interest in anatomy and physiology. After university, she worked as a veterinary technician where she developed a passion for the health care field.
In her practice, she focuses on specific tissue therapy integrated with relaxion by using myofascial release, Swedish, and neuromuscular techniques. Individual goal-oriented treatments are the core of her practise with an added affinity towards cervical neck / head dysfunction.
In her free time, she enjoys listening to true crime podcasts and taking care of her animals.
Languages: English, Mandarin
Availability: Sunday, Monday, Wednesday, Thursday
***Qrystal currently does not offer direct billing.
Payment methods accepted: Cash, debit, cheque, e-transfer.
Qrystal Qu, RMT, is a graduate of the Vancouver College of Massage Therapy program. She immigrate...
Ayshia’s mask policy is that all of her patients must wear a mask during the entire treatment, please contact her if this is an issue for you!
Ayshia Lorette, RMT, is a graduate from the West Coast College of Massage Therapy. She has experience working with a wide variety of patients including UBC’s Track & Field Team, marathon runners, pre and post natal women, and individuals with neurological, motor, and panic disorders. As a competitive athlete for many years, Ayshia understands that massage therapy is an integral part of injury prevention, rehabilitation, and overall health. Through Ayshia’s active listening skills, she is able to work with patients to create the most effective treatment tailored to their needs. Her compassionate and holistic approach to massage therapy blends her therapeutic knowledge with the natural healing power of the human body to create a unique and soothing treatment. Using a moderate pressure, Ayshia’s treatment style is fluid, grounding, and calming – she incorporates Swedish relaxation, trigger point therapy, myofascial release and gentle therapeutic stretching. She also studied Vedic wisdom under the guidance of Yogrishi Vishvketu at Anand Prakash Yoga Ashram in the foothills of the Himalayas where she received her advanced yoga teacher training.
***Ayshia does do direct billing but can issue an RMT receipt for patients to submit to their insurers.
Payment methods accepted: Credit, Cash, Check
Ayshia’s mask policy is that all of her patients must wear a mask during the entire treatment, pl...
Stan Fedorchenko, RMT, is a graduate of the Vancouver College of Massage Therapy, with additional education in human kinetics. He has worked with a wide spectrum of patients ranging from sports massage with youth, to geriatrics.
Stan was a professional swimmer as a teenager providing him with insight into many different therapies, injuries, and rehabilitation. This has fostered a greater understanding of the human body, sparking a passion for human anatomy and physiology.
Stan believes that optimal physical functionality is a two-sided coin of musculoskeletal and neurological influence. As such, his treatments are based off of scientific research partnered with relaxation. The pressure used ranges from light to deep tissue massage in accordance with patient preference and tissue responsiveness. Techniques used are a smooth therapeutic blend of Myofascial release, Joint mobilizations, Stretching, Trigger point therapy, and Swedish relaxation massage. His treatments will always be aligned with individual goals to ensure optimal results.
Stan does not offer direct billing.
Payments accepted: Credit, Cash, Check
Stan Fedorchenko, RMT, is a graduate of the Vancouver College of Massage Therapy, with additiona...
Klara Birmelin RMT, is a graduate of the 3000 hour massage therapy program at the West Coast College of Massage Therapy. Born and raised in Germany, she has enjoyed living in Steveston with her family for the past 11 years. Klara has been practising massage since 2007 in the spa industry before upgrading her skills to become a Registered Massage Therapist. She has worked with a wide variety of patients including individuals with neurological and motor disorders, multiple sclerosis, HIV, ALS, cancer, depression, anxiety, high risk pregnancy and especially enjoys treating pre and postnatal women. In her spare time Klara enjoys training mixed martial arts and spending time with her children. Klara’s treatments consist of medium Swedish massage techniques, myofascial release and gentle therapeutic stretching.
*Klara offers direct billing only to Pacific Blue Cross and accepts the following payment options: Cash/Cheque/e-transfer
Klara Birmelin RMT, is a graduate of the 3000 hour massage therapy program at the West Coast Coll...
Carina is a veteran RMT with more than 20 years experience and is a Steveston local. She likes to see people in all the stages of their lives and has experience with many different conditions. Her treatments always include an element of stress reduction as well as therapeutic techniques to restore function and balance in the body. Now available Monday,Tuesday,Wednesday and Friday.
Carina does not currently offer Direct billing
Payment types accepted: Credit, cash, cheque,debit.
Carina is a veteran RMT with more than 20 years experience and is a Steveston local. She likes t...
Christine Morimoto, RMT
Christine was born and raised within the Steveston community. She graduated from the highly recognized school of WCCMT in 2012, where she completed the 3000 hour program. She offers hot and cold stone massage and is experienced with, headaches, migraines, myofascial release, strains, sprains, TMJ dysfunctions, tendonitis and more.
Payment accepted: cash, cheque and e-transfer only
Christine Morimoto, RMT
Christine was born and raised within the Steveston community. She gradua...