2930 Newmarket Street
Suite #115
Bellingham, WA 98226

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Barkley Massage & Chiropractic features a calm and relaxed setting with 7 private massage rooms for our talented licensed massage therapists. We’re centrally located in Bellingham, WA with ample free parking.

Simply choose the type of massage you are looking for and book an appointment that works best for your schedule.

Massage Therapists

M KorikawaMatthew Horikawa, LMT

Techniques: Treatment, Deep-Tissue, Sports, Myofascial-Release, Orthopedic, Relaxation & Swedish Massage

Matt was born and raised in the San Juan Islands and has a deep love for everything that the PNW has to offer.

He graduated from the Whatcom Community College Massage Therapy Program, and incorporates Swedish Massage, Myofascial Release, Trigger Point Therapy, Muscle Energy Techniques and even a little Thai Massage into his therapy sessions. This unique approach to both treatment and wellness massage ensures both deep relaxation and positive patient outcomes.

In his spare time Matt enjoys traveling & continuing education.

T RossTonya Ross, LMT

Techniques: Pregnancy, Relaxation & Swedish Massage

Tonya is a Washington native who enjoys books, dogs, and all kinds of hand crafts. After living a life at a desk all day, personal experience with regular massage led her back to school to learn more about the practice and its benefits.

Massage provides not only physical benefits, but also has a positive impact on mental and emotional wellbeing. With how stressful life can be, finding a space to quiet the mind is crucial for also achieving physical relaxation. Massage can facilitate healing from injury, promote regular physical wellness, and improve general state of mind.

Tonya, for one, can easily say that getting regular massage has changed her life for the better.

Cody Schuler, LMT

Techniques: Deep-Tissue, Sports, Trigger-Point, Thai, Acupressure, Relaxation & Swedish Massage

Cody is a PNW native who has spent his life studying how the body moves through Gymnastics, Martial Arts, Parkour, and Rock Climbing, as well as a variety of other sports. With his understanding of muscles and movement he can tailor any session to what your body needs. Whether it’s treatment, sports or simply relaxation.

Cody has been practicing massage since 2011 after graduating from Spectrum Center School of Massage.  Cody has worked with Olympic athletes, MMA fighters, professional marathoners, as well as other notable athletes. He will make sure every session is perfectly designed for you and your body.

Mel Peters, LMT

Techniques: Deep-Tissue, Pregnancy, Injury, Sports, Oncology, Relaxation & Swedish Massage

Mel is licensed in Massage Therapy, Certified in Neil Asher Technique, a Trigger Point Therapist and a Reiki Master. She also specializes in prenatal & oncology care.

Mel has practiced Massage since 2016. During that time she has helped people relieve the pain of injuries, stress and discomfort, as well as maintain body and mental health. Although she recently graduated, she is not new to the world of massage and has been practicing massage on friends and family for over 16 years.

Mel holds over 709 hours of training and is fully certified in every modality of massage that she practices including: Swedish, Deep Tissue, Trigger Point, and several others. Her clients have ranged from teenagers to pro football players.

John Souder, LMT

Techniques: Deep-Tissue, Sports, Relaxation, Swedish Massage & Pregnancy.

John spent several years working for UPS and before deciding to pursue a life changing career in massage therapy. He began practicing massage in 2014 and has had no regrets. He loves helping people and making them feel better!

Kristy Narkunas, LMT

Techniques: Deep-Tissue, Myofascial Release, Craniosacral, Trigger-Point, Zen Shiatsu, Relaxation & Swedish Massage

Kristy has been practicing since 2011 and is experienced in treating injuries or simply providing a relaxing experience. She has continuing education in Reiki, Lomi-Lomi, reflexology & cupping.

In her free time she enjoys spending time with family, playing music, gardening, cooking & photography.

Elijah Molohon, LMT

Techniques: Deep-Tissue, Trigger-Point, Lymphatic Facilitation, Sports, Relaxation & Swedish Massage

Elijah graduated from Whatcom Community College’s Massage Therapy program in 2016. Elijah pursued Massage Therapy after receiving therapeutic massage for a devastating lower back injury that left him unable to walk for a short period of his life. Using the knowledge from his own experience, he incorporates Swedish Massage, Trigger Point Therapy, Lymphatic Facilitation, Myofascial Release and Muscle Energy Techniques to create a relaxing and therapeutic massage designed for the needs of his clients. Elijah is currently in studying Computer Science at Western Washington University. In his free time, Elijah enjoys hiking and playing one of the many musical instruments he has picked up.

Itachi Hernandez, LMT

Techniques: Cupping, Deep-Tissue, Trigger-Point,  Sports, Relaxation & Swedish Massage

After becoming a yoga instructor Ita came to understand the healing nature of yoga poses and found that the natural next step was to study massage. She incorporates heat therapy into her practice to help release muscle tension and be able to work deeper. Ita believes that helping a person relax through massage encourages the body to heal. She is certified in flame cupping and Gua Sha and finds that many people experience renewed energy and healing after one of these sessions.

Katy Burgess, LMT

Techniques: Deep-Tissue, Trigger-Point, Pregnancy, Lymphatic Facilitation, Sports, Relaxation & Swedish Massage

More to come…

Chiropractor

Todd Luther, DC

Techniques: Diversified, Sports, Extremities, Drop-Table, Rehab Stretches & Strengthening

Dr. Todd comes from a family of health care practitioners (including a MD, OB Nurse and a Certified Nurse Midwife) and he knew early on that healthcare was his passion. But it wasn’t until he injured his low-back snowboarding that he went to a chiropractor and became interested in the healing art.

Practicing since 2005, you can count on Dr. Luther to provide the correct diagnosis, recommend the right care plan and do what is best for your health.

Please read some of his reviews from Glacier Chiropractic where he most recently practiced in Seattle.

 

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Office Managers

Kendall Tetsworth

Kendall is from Colorado and recently moved to Bellingham to enjoy the PNW and all it has to offer. She’s excited to be working in healthcare and is here to help!

LindsayLindsay Worley

Lindsay is from Washington State and has practiced massage for several years. Lindsay manages insurance billing and can help you with all your insurance questions. You can email her at billing@barkleyhealth.com

Riley LaRue

Riley is currently studying Elementary Education & Special Ed at WWU and absolutely loves Bellingham. She plays guitar in her free time and likes cooking and reading. Please stop in and say hi!

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If you are a professional licensed massage therapist, please contact us to apply today.

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Barkley Massage & Chiropractic We offer relaxing and therapeutic massage, as well as chiropractic care all at one convenient location in Bellingham, WA.

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We’re close to the following areas: Bellingham, Lake Whatcom, Western Washington University (WWU), Bellis Fair Mall, Ferndale, Everson, Lynden, Blaine, Sudden Valley, Deming, and surrounding neighborhoods.

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