Massage

Massage Therapy

Micah Ashworth, LMT

Micah Ashworth is a fully licensed Massage Therapist serving the Tampa Palms and USF area. Micah is a Professional member of Associated Bodywork & Massage Professionals (ABMP) and Florida State Massage Therapy Association (FSMTA). His main concern is helping you, the client, feel better. Micah holds active licenses to practice Massage Therapy in Ohio and Florida.

 

Micah practices Massage Therapy using techniques from:

  • Swedish Massage
  • Deep Tissue Massage
  • Relaxation Massage
  • Manual lymph drainage
  • Myofascial release
  • Neuromuscular Therapy
  • Chair Massage

Education

  • Dayton School of Medical Massage – Dayton, Ohio (2008)
  • Loraine’s Academy Inc. – St.¬†Petersburg, Florida (2011)

At a young age Micah began giving chair massages to family members during holiday events. In high school, word spread and nearly every day other students came to Micah during study halls, during breaks in class and even at sporting events. By the time he had entered massage school Micah had already self-taught several massage strokes and techniques.

Massage Cash Prices:

  • 1 hour massage – $60
  • 30 minute massage – $40

Insurance Covered Massage:

  • Often times your private health insurance (ie. BCBS, Aetna, Cigna) will cover the cost of your massage leaving you with only a copay.

Massage Techniques Offered:

  • Therapeutic Massage
  • Deep Tissue Massage
  • Relaxation Massage
  • Therapeutic Stretching
  • Swedish Massage

- Swedish massage is the most common type of massage therapy. It incorporates soft, long, kneading strokes, as well as lighter rhythmic strokes. Swedish therapy is both relaxing and energizing by relieving muscle tension.

The four common strokes of Swedish Massage are:

  • Friction
  • Petrissage
  • Effleurage
  • Tapotement

Micah’s Muscle of the Week Blog

Massage Establishment License # MM24727

Local Neighborhoods our massage therapists serve include: Tampa Palms, Hunters Green, Richmond Place, West Meadows, Arbor Greene, Heritage Isles, Cory Lake Isles, Live Oak, Meadow Point, as well as the rest of New Tampa and Wesley Chapel.