Bridget Smith, RMT - Spa Manager
Bridget Smith, Registered Massage Therapist is an honours graduate of the Ontario College of Health and Technology, training in sports injury rehabilitation, deep tissue, hot stone massage, kinesiology, aromatherapy and has been recently certified in Ultrasound. Bridget has obtained valuable experience in a variety of occupational settings including therapeutic clinics, hospice and sports events. She has an extensive 20 year background in the health care field serving the needs of elderly, palliative, and chronic care individuals.
Bridget Smith is committed to helping you obtain your health and wellness goals and looks forward to the opportunity to serve your needs from the preventative and rehabilitative role as a Registered Massage Therapist.
Lambrina Perduhova, European Aesthetician
Lambrina Perduhova, a native of Bulgaria has 30 years experience as a Certified European Aesthetician. She continues her education yearly in Bulgaria updating her knowledge of all the European techniques of mixing and producing all natural facial products. Lambrina continues to buy the most sought after anti-aging and moisturizing natural products from Bulgaria including what Bulgaria is most noted for "rose water". Along with utilizing ingredients such as honey, herbs, green tea, seasonal fruits, oats and natural oils; Phytohormones, Retinol (Vitamin A), Vitamin C, collagen and elastin, antioxidants, and vitamins are used. Her facials are by far the most decadent indulgence as Lambrina prepares each facial specifically for your skin.
Kathleen Willis, RMT, Reflexologist
Kathleen Willis, Registered Massage Therapist attended the Ontario College of Health and Technology where after 2 years of study graduated in 2010. She possesses a high knowledge and understanding of anatomy, kinesiology, physiology and pathology.
Kathleen's professional goal is to help clients improve their pain and soft tissue discomfort through the use of pain management techniques, swedish massage, deep fascial work, trigger point therapy and deep tissue massage. For stress relief and for clients who have a very sensitive pain tolerance, Kathleen also specializes in foot Reflexology.
At The Paisley Spa in St. Catharines Kathleen has proven to be a wonderful asset to the team bringing joyful enthusiasm and a great compassion for the clients she treats.
Dahlia Steinberg, RMT
Dahlia Steinberg, Registered Massage Therapist. Dahlia's interest in massage therapy began while training as a professional dancer which required her to learn how to manage the challenges that this career placed on her body. She has personally explored many approaches to healing, maintaining and improving athletic performance, and has found that regular massage therapy in conjuction with therapeutic movement, strength and flexibility training, offers the most useful means in alleviating and preventing both acute and chronic pain.
Though only recently registered, her natural abilities as a Registered Massage Therapist are an extention of over 20 years of professional experience in the complementary fields of therapeutic movement, Yoga and Pilates. Dahlia brings her love of movement into the work she does at The Paisley Spa, by educating and instructing her clients on the value of stretching and strengthening their odies by incorporating
"Movement & Balance Techniques" into her treatment plan. Move freely, Live joyfully!
Dr. Enrico Schirru, Chiropractor is a graduate of Brock University earning both a Bachelor of Science in Biology and a Bachelor of Education. Dr. Schirru graduated from the Canadian Memorial Chiropractic College in 2000.
A native of Welland Dr. Schirru is the owner of Absolute Chiropractic & Wellness Centre at 123 Niagara Street, in St, Catharines and is also currently treating clients at The Paisley Spa. Utilizing activator technique, hands on chiropractic adjustments and specialized soft tissue therapies, Dr. Schirru has extensive experience treating patients sufffering from Motor Vehicle Accidents, WSIB and sports injuries.
Experiencing an amazing quality of life is Dr. Schirru's goal for every patient.
Juliet Erb, Diabetic Foot Care Specialist a native of the Phillipines has an extensive 25 year background in the health care field serving the needs of mentally and physically challenged, palliative, and chronic care individuals.
In October 2009 Juliet was certified as a Diabetic Foot Care Specialist and has been steadily building her practice doing pedicures, manicures and Ionic Foot Detox for her clients. She is currently operating out of Twinkles Salon on the 2nd floor of The Heatherwood Residences and provides an in-home service throughout the Niagara area.
Julie's Foot Care is is routinely inspected by the Public Health Agency of Canda and is listed as a provider on their website.
Angela Saleta, Spa Owner
Angela Saleta, Registered Massage Therapist (Retired) graduated from Canadian Therapeutic College in Burlington, Ontario and opened up practice in Port Dalhousie in 2004.
"From my first visit with a Registered Massage Therapist in 1984 for a car accident in which I sustained a whiplash injury, I knew first hand the benefits of massage therapy on soft tissue recovery. My career in the field of accounting took me all over North America, I continued to seek out massage therapists for various health issues. Chronic migraines and Fibromyalgia had plagued my body for years and only with the help of Registered Massage Therapists as well as other holistic health practitioners was I able to cope with the pain and physical limitations."
In June 2009 The Paisley Spa moved into The Heatherwood Residences
and has been growing steadily, continually adding valued services to meet the needs of their clients.
Angela is committed to providing the specialized therapists and quality treatments needed to ensure improved health and healing for her all clients.
The Paisley Spa "...where healing comes naturally"