Gary Bergman, LMT returned home after nearly 20 years in New York City as a national and state Licensed Massage Therapist (LMT). He joins our practice to provide Neurosomatic Therapy. NST is a goal oriented, body-based integration of localized and systemic bodywork to enhance your quality of life. Gary works to restore the balance between the body and mind, to positively change your physical and mental state. This can enhance recovery and release stress and trauma stored in the body. Many of you know Gary from his work at Equinox Fitness Centers. I am excited for you to meet this uniquely talented professional. He has helped many TMC patients, friends and family with outstanding results.
Gary creates personalized treatment strategies to induce fundamental shifts in muscle contracture, joint compression and range of motion, and muscular alignment through the detailed application of soft tissue and neuromuscular manipulation. Gary is licensed in the following massage modalities: Neuromuscular, Medical, Swedish, Shiatsu, Cupping, Deep Tissue, Manual Lymph Drainage, Reflexology, Craniosacral, Sports, Myofascial Release and Perinatal Massage. With deep experience in this vast array of techniques, Gary customizes his treatment for each patient based on their unique needs and goals.
Some other highlights:
- Extensive medical and clinical training both in Olympic and professional athletics.
- Strong understanding of pathology to provide complementary treatment for wide ranging ailments such as asthma, migraine and repetitive stress injuries using Shiatsu as filtered through the mirror of traditional Chinese medicine.
- Promote immune response, improve lymph and circulatory function, lower blood pressure and release physical and emotional stress using Swedish, Hot Stone, Manual Lymph Drainage, Myofascial Release and Perinatal techniques.
- Collaborate with doctors, physical therapists and other medical professionals to provide holistic treatment to clients/patients. His professional experience includes cancer care through Sloan Kettering Medical Center and geriatric care through Mount Sinai Health System.
Further, Gary has been the Men’s Team Therapist at the U.S. Open (Tennis), a Therapist at Columbia Presbyterian Children’s Hospital, and has over 15 years professional experience at major corporations including Google and Equinox. We are proud to welcome him to The Miletic Center team and look forward to your comments.