Mauricio is our Senior Sports Massage Therapist. He graduated from ACNT in July 2006 with the Diploma of Remedial Massage and started his journey working with Chiropractors and Osteopaths, some massage clinics in Sydney and also did mobile massage for more than 5 years.
After 8 years working independently, Mauricio opened Sports & Deep Tissue in Newtown. In November 2015 he started training and supervising remedial massage students at his practice, sharing his skills and guiding his Juniors to offer the same quality of service and care that gives S&DT it’s unique identity.
Throughout his career Mauricio deepened his knowledge with a variety of seminars and workshops, such as Understanding the Iliopsoas (hip flexors) in 2010, Advanced Sports Massage in 2013 and Myofascial Trigger Points for the Upper Body, Lower Back, Pelvis and Extremities in 2015 and 2016. Then in October 2017 Mauricio participated in the Myofascial Cupping Technique™ workshop and just recently in May 2019 Mauricio and other therapists from S&DT attended a seminar on Treating Nerve and Lower Back Pain, which added another great skill to our team.
Combining his abilities, Mauricio aims to eliminate the tightness caused by repetitive stress, poor posture and sports injuries. He incorporates stretching and exercise to improve flexibility, balance and strength.
His specialities are myofascial release, deep tissue massage, trigger point therapy and sports massage. If you are an active sportsperson or frequently go to the gym, then Mauricio will assist you achieve your optimum performance.
Mauricio is registered with all major health funds.