Pamela Patla has been at Relaxation Oasis since September 2013. With 35 years of practicing massage, her preferred technique is Swedish massage while incorporating an eclectic blend from various educational workshops. A specialty is Thermal Connective Tissue Release Techniques. TCTR, also known as Pillossage, combines hands-on techniques with specifically designed thermal flax pillows. Pam had been employed as a physical therapist assistant at APTM outpatient clinic from 2006 to 2012. Pam previously worked twelve years in the Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Department for Columbia Hospital in a variety of settings; orthopedics, acute care, Sacred Heart rehabilitation center, work-hardening, general medicine and as a massage therapist at CSM Spinal Clinic. Pam graduated from the Milwaukee Area Technical College in 1993 with an Associates Degree in the Physical Therapy Assistant program. In 1979 Pam graduated from the New Mexico School of Natural Therapeutics as a massage therapist/bodyworker and worked at high-end salons/spas, such as Faces and the Skin Institute and Day Spa, before attending MATC in 1990. She is a professional member of the American Massage Therapy Association since 1986 and past member of the APTA. Pam has taken many continuing education courses/worksops in a variety of areas through the AMTA and APTA including Kinetic Massage, Myofascial Release, stretching, Muscle Release Technique, Precision Neuromuscular Therapy, kinesiotaping, and Ethics. Pam’s personal motto is “Bloom Where You Are Planted”, an affirming philosophy “where I could give it my all wherever I landed in my career and location. I am fortunate to love what I do in therapy and in making a difference in the lives of those we serve in therapy. To bloom we must have good earth filled with nutrition and plenty of water to grow. Don’t let your circumstances stop you from continuing to be the best you can be now in your present situation. Therapists do make a positive difference in people’s lives”. Pam is available Mondays, Fridays and Saturday
Cindy graduated top of her class from Stanton University in Garden Grove, CA. She is a professionally licensed massage therapist specializing in pan relief, acupressure, Hawaiian Lomi Lomi, Swedish, Deep Tissue, Reflexology, Zen Shiatsu and Chinese Tui Na. She tailors every treatment to each individual’s needs. With her intuitive use of gentle stretches, acupressure points and firm, therapeutic pressure, her massage is deeply restorative, nurturing and refreshing. She also specializes in Ashiatsu back walking for those yearning for extra deep tissue work. She has been trained in basic Thai massage and can incorporate stretches into her massage. She is a Board Certified Massage Therapist with the (NCBTMB) National Certification Board for Therapeutic Massage and Bodywork. She is one of the strongest and most popular therapists at our location. Cindy is available everyday.
Larissa has been a licensed massage therapist in Wisconsin for 10 years. She attended Lakeside School of Massage in Downtown Milwaukee and graduated at the top of her class. She has years of experience in many different styles of massage such as Swedish relaxation, deep tissue massage, trigger point therapy, pre and post natal massage, hot stone, reflexology and stretching. She is licensed in Thai massage therapy where she uses her hands, knees, legs, and feet to move you into a series of yoga-like stretches. As a licensed aesthetician, Larissa also performs 3D microblading eyebrows, manscaping, and body waxing services. Please call for availability.
Mimi is a very friendly Wisconsin licensed massage therapist who specializes in lomi lomi, Ashiatsu back walking, pain relief, Swedish, Acupressure, Deep Tissue, Reflexology, Zen Shiatsu and Chinese Tui Na, and feather light touch. Mimi can also incorporate hot stone and back walking into her massage. She is fluent in English. Mimi is available everyday
Bebe received her massage education in Las Vegas. Before joining us, she worked at world-renowned authentic Thai massage spa for over a year and specializes in Thai massage, deep tissue, pressure points, and restorative stretching. She combines gentle stretches with Chinese acupressure techniques to relieve pain and increase blood circulation. Her massage style is a slower paced massage, which allows her client to completely relax. She is fluent in English. Bebe is available everyday.
Lydia studied Chinese tuina and reflexology at a prestigious school in Shanghai, China. She has been a massage therapist for over 2 years. She specializes in Swedish relaxation massage, soft touch, acupressure, and foot massage. She also gives an outstanding chair massage. Lydia is weekdays and some Saturdays. Please check for availability.