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Therapists

Patrick Simoniello

Patrick began his education in Massage Therapy and Personal Training after experiencing an injury that ended his extensive career as a professional dancer.  He wanted to help others with Massage Therapy as it helped him tremendously; not only with injury rehabilitation, but also throughout his dancing career with both The Joffrey Ballet and Hubbard Street Dance Chicago.  

Patrick's clients include competitive to amateur athletes participating in Rugby, Football, Cycling, Running, Swimming, Golf and Weight Training. The experience of his previous career has also given him incredible intuition while working with Professional Dancers.  

Personal Training Certification gives Patrick the ability to assess physical imbalances.  He can offer corrective and functional exercises along with stretches in addition to your massage treatment session.  He uses and combines many modalities including:

  • Swedish Massage
  • Deep Tissue
  • Trigger Point Therapy
  • Myofascial Release
  • Sports Massage 
  • Dancer and Performing Arts Massage

David Gombert

David was born and raised right here in Chicago!  Before becoming a Licensed Massage Therapist he danced with the world renowned Joffrey Ballet for 10 years.  His experience as a dancer has given him tremendous insight into the human body and how it works.  

Transitioning from his career as a dancer into the field of massage therapy, David has had the privilege of working on colleagues in the Joffrey Ballet.  This opportunity has increased his expertise and passion in his new career.  In addition, he has worked with dancers from Ballet Hispanico as well as Broadway artists from Wicked, Billy Elliot, Dirty Dancing, and Burn the Floor. 
 
When David is not at Session, he sees clients at two of Chicago’s top rated spas.   David approaches each massage as a blank canvas, allowing him to create treatment sessions that are entirely unique to each client.  Whether you are looking to achieve therapeutic relaxation or address a clinical issue, David intuitively combines the modalities of :

  • Swedish Massage
  • Deep Tissue
  • Trigger Point Therapy
  • Myofascial Release
  • Sports Massage
  • Dancer and Performing Arts Massage