Massage Staff

Jill Motz

LMT, CDT, KTCP

Graduating from the National Massage Therapy Institute in Anchorage, Alaska in 2003, I have pursued a lifelong passion for education in my professional life, holding several certifications in advanced massage and manual therapy.

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Contact 

Call: (907) 727-2596
Email: lifetouchalaska@gmail.com

 

Kelli Shew 

LMT, BCTMB

A graduate of Alexandar School of Natural Therapeutics in Tacoma, Washington, Kelli has been providing massage in Alaska since 2013. She is trained in Deep Tissue, Trigger Point, Swedish, Injury Treatment, Medicupping, Cranial Sacral, Prenatal and TMJ massage therapies. Before being trained in massage therapy.  

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Contact 

Call: (907) 406-8005
Email: kellishew@gmail.com


 

Aina Werner

LMT

Aina graduated from the US Career Institute in Fort Collins, CO in early 2017, and has aggressively pursued continuing education in the field of Structural Integration and Fascial Release Technique. 

As a lifelong recipient of therapeutic massage she has worked through a back injury as a teenager, a series of five pregnancies and a frozen shoulder, she knows first-hand the powerful effects of good, clinical massage. It is her passion to help people restore proper movement and function with reduced pain. 

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Contact 

Call: (907) 315-6059 
Email: advorthomassage@gmail.com


 

Charlotte Mahoy

LMT

Charlotte is currently on Maternity Leave and will hopefully rejoin the Valley Orthopedic Massage and Wellness team when she and her little one are ready for her to return to work. 

 

Leo Pettit

LMT

Leo graduated from Alaska Career College in 2018 at the top of his class. Having found a passion for massage after his own journey through an injury, Leo joins Valley Orthopedic Massage and Wellness looking to expand his skills and practice in the Mat-Su Valley. 

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Contact 

Call: (907) 707-3847
Email: alaskansrelaxzen@gmail.com

 

Traveling Therapists

David Edwards-Smith

NCA-CPT, LMT

David Graduated from the Ann Arbor School of Massage and Bodywork in 1995 and was quickly drawn to the Active Release Technique. By 2010 he was full body certified in ART and began his career in Kenai, where he still practices today. David joins Valley Orthopedic Massage and Wellness as a traveling specialty therapist who treats and teaches in Wasilla about once a month. 

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Contact 

Call: (907) 394-2816
Email: dave@edwards-smith.com

 

Samantha Taylor

RN, LMT

Samantha Taylor graduated from the 1000 hour massage therapy program at the Desert Institute of Healing Arts in Tucson, AZ. She specializes in injury management and rehabilitation and orthopedic massage and wellness. She is currently going to graduate school in pursuit of a Masters of Science in Nursing but will be a traveling therapist with her schedule open only by contacting her directly.

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Contact 

Call: (907) 350-3510
Email: aom@ak.net



Valley Orthopedic Massage and Wellness 

1700 E. Bogard Rd.
Suite 203 A
Wasilla, AK 99654

Call: (907) 727-2596
Fax: 1-866-735-0985
orthomassageak@gmail.com