Massage Therapy

Melinda Hertig, RMT


Melinda graduated from the 3000 hour massage therapy program at Makami

College in 2018. She is an active member of the Certified Registered Massage Therapist Association. Melinda is passionate about injury rehabilitation and working closely with each client to deliver tailored treatments. She uses a variety of Deep Tissue and Sport Massage techniques such as Advanced Neuromuscular Therapy, Trigger Point Therapy, Myofascial Cupping, PNF Stretching and Joint Play. Her style is focused on deep, slow therapeutic pressure. She particularly enjoys working with athletes and helping clients return to an active lifestyle. Outside of work, Melinda travels and competes in Brazilian Jiu Jitsu tournaments all over the world.

Zac Ploughman, RMT

Zac  has been a massage  therapist since 2005, graduating from KineConcept  Institute in Ottawa,  Ontario.  He was originally with The College of  Massage Therapists of  Ontario, but upon his move to Calgary in 2009, he  became a proud member of The  Massage Therapist Association of Alberta.
Zac specializes in  offering individualized  care to clients with differing musculoskeletal  issues.  He is trained in a  wide variety of techniques including: Neuromuscular therapy, Myofacial release,  Trigger point therapy, Deep  tissue massage, and Swedish massage.   Continuing education is important  to Zac and he intends to add various  techniques to his repertoire. 

In  his free time, Zac lives an active life style  weight-lifting, playing  baseball, basketball and competing in the Firefit  Combat Challenge. He  also serves his community as a Firefighter for the City of  Calgary. 

Tomoko Watanabe, RMT


Tomoko graduated from Makami College in 2016 with 3000 hours of massage therapy training. As a massage therapist she creates treatments that are specifically tailored to each client’s needs and goals. She works with firm but gentle hands with a keen attention to flow and uses a variety of techniques. 

She spends her spare time with her dog (J named after her home country of Japan), hiking and going to the dog parks. She believes it’s important to have a great life balance and live a healthy lifestyle.