About Me

Hello, I'm Sharon Thomas, State Licensed and Nationally Certified Medical Massage Therapist in practice for over 30 years.

Colorado Springs massage therapy provides professional massage therapy services in and around Colorado Springs,CO.

Our business name is Medical Massage Soft Tissue Services. 

I've studied a variety of support techniques. Using scientifically based Medical Massage modalities along with techniques rebalancing the natural flow of energy in our bodies and biofields, I'm offering you my best effort to help restore balance to your physiology. Addressing your pain and discomfort by helping increase your quality of life through careful and attentive problem solving and troubleshooting is my absolute specialty!

My newest offering is in the treatment of SCARS and PAIN (especially when caused by surgery or injury) through Microcurrent Point Stimulation techniques.  Find details on the 'My Services' tab at the left toolbar.


Please be sure to also check out the features of Medical Massage!  So many of my patients find amazing relief from pain and such great benefits from selecting it as their preferred  modality....

All the Modalities I feature are:

Medical Massage

Myofascial Release

MPS Scar and Pain Therapy

Lymphatic Drainage (Manual) (also helps with swelling)

Reflexology of the Feet/Hands

Neuromuscular Therapy

Deep Tissue Massage

Sports Massageage

Swedish Massage

Pregnancy/ PostPartum Massage

Infant Massage

Ayurvedic Massage

Reiki

Body-Mind-Spirit Balance

Art of Feminine Presence Classes/Consultations

Mind Chatter Relief

Please visit the 'My Services' section for a detailed explanation of each modality.

The following is my bio, including my professional philosophy and educational background:

 

                                                                Sharon A. Thomas, LMT, NMT, NCMMT

                                         Over 30 years practicing in the field of bodywork and holistic health 

Professional Vision and Goal: Treating the individual medically, holistically and compassionately, striving to assist the biomechanical/emotional system in the correction, restoration, rehabilitation, balance and harmony of the whole person through successful/scientific/measureable methods addressing levels from the subtle emotional/energetic to the gross physical body. 

Work Experience: 

Medical Massage Soft Tissue Services:  Independently owned and operated with 23 years in practice in CO. Specializing in initial examination with postural analysis and screening testing to assist in providing a clear road map from which to navigate streamlined treatment from the soft tissue/biofield perspective.  Specific medically validated techniques and neuromuscular therapy are administered addressing muscle, fascia, connective tissue, adhesions, tendons and joint capsule, as needed. Medical Massage Therapy is applied to facilitate, providing relief, correction, restoration and rehabilitation for those individuals with chronic pain or immobility patterns, stress, tension, injuries (personal, sports, work), repetitive motion disorders, scars, pregnancy and post partum conditioning and more. Conditions involving pain, ache, soreness, stiffness, tension, burning, tingling, numbness, radiating, headache, weakness, swelling, spasm, discomfort, emotional discord and tenderness are addressed.   

Exclusive Day Spa at Golfing Club Locally operated:

Over ten years specializing in relaxation spa treatments,sports and deep tissue modalities providing rejuvenation and reprieve for those experiencing fatigue, emotional strife, discomfort, pain, ache, stiffness and those conditions requiring treatments leading to relief, relaxation, centeredness and balance.  Sports conditioning for pre and post event and pregnancy and post partum methods are also practiced. 

Ayurvedic Medical Center  University based Medical Center:

7 years of apprenticeship practicing ancient forms of purification and rejuvenation procedures leading to scientifically validated markers for reversal of aging.  Additional tasks included teaching Vedic methods of post partum recovery and infant massage to students at the university level. 

High School and Joint Vocational School Instructor/Adult Education Program Coordinator:
7 years of teaching in the public school system at the secondary and adult education levels


Education:

Bachelor of Science Degree, College of Education 

1100 hour Therapeutic Massage Therapy Certification Program

500 hour National Certification in Medical Massage Therapy

Certification in Pre-natal, Pregnancy, Post-partum, Infant Massage

Certification in Manual Lymphatic Drainage, Biodynamic Method

Certification in MPS Scar and Pain Therapy (Microcurrent Point Stimulation)

Certification in Finesse Massage (formerly PFR, Passive Fascia Restoration Massage)

Certification in The Art of Feminine Presence, Level 1 and Level 2

Certified in CPR and First Aid 

Additional: Hundreds of hours of additonal Continuing Education Units in a vast variety of areas relating to

 bodywork and mind/body connection

Treatment of Half a Million patients over my career and counting....

Professional Organization:

Member on NBCTMB (National Board Certification in Therapeutic Massage & Bodyworkers)

References:

Please see references available in the 'Testimony' Section