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LEAH SONNENSCHEIN, LMT/CCST MA62906

Licensed Massage Therapist/Certified Cranial Sacral Therapist, CEO

CEO and Co-founder of BodyMx, Leah Sonnenschein is a graduate of Florida College of Natural Health in Maitland, and is an active member of the NCBTMB and the AMTA.

As a practitioner, Leah has performed over 2,100 massages for corporate and retail clients, as well as for the Orange County School System and various music festivals. She has also provided Sports Massage to participating athletes in major Disney Marathon events benefitting the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society.

Prior to founding BodyMx, Leah worked in legal, banking and commercial real estate. After realizing firsthand how stress could impact the body, she transitioned to massage, fulfilling her passion to help people.

She’s committed to personally getting to know clients and working with each individual to create custom treatments to relax your body and invigorate your spirit.

MELISSA SONNENSCHEIN, LMT MA68304

Licensed Massage Therapist, Registered Yoga Teacher, Co-Founder

Co-founder of BodyMx, Melissa Sonnenschein is a graduate of Winter Park Tech. She’s an active member of the AMTA and is nationally certified by the NCBTMB, as well as being CPR and First Aid Certified.She specializes in Swedish and Deep Tissue Massage, creating custom treatments for clients to suit individual needs.

Melissa’s dedication to wellness and natural health doesn’t stop at massage. She’s also a Certified Yoga Instructor. She teaches at yoga studios and provides private yoga instruction to clients throughout Central Florida.

ERNEST SPILIOTIS, LMT MA59984

Licensed Massage Therapist 

A graduate of Florida College of Natural Health, in Maitland, Ernest Spiliotis is nationally certified by the NCBTMB and is an ABMP member. He has vast experience in both Eastern and Western theory and technique, and customizes each session using several modalities.

Ernest exhibits great passion in helping clients achieve a better sense of balance and overall improved health.

MIN YANG, AP, DOM

Acupuncture Physician

After completing his education at Shanghai University of Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM), in China, where he then began his acupuncture career, Dr. Min Yang moved to Central America in 2000. The community immediately recognized his cheerful, positive attitude and compassion, and he remained there for seven years.In 2007, his determination brought him to Florida, where he enrolled at the Florida College of Integrative Medicine and graduated cum laude in 2010. Dr. Min has since been practicing TCM in multidisciplinary clinics that specialize in rehabilitative therapies.

He’s a profound believer in integrating acupuncture into the care of his patients to increase the healing process naturally. Dr. Min is an advocate of patient care that combines Western Medicine with an adjunctive therapy such as acupuncture, tuina, guasha, natural herbal and nutritional supplements.

Dr. Min helps patients deal with degenerative conditions that lead to debilitating pain, and conditions including allergies, anxiety/insomnia, psoriasis, multiple sclerosis, cancer and many others. He aims to educate patients on living healthier by finding balance between Yang and Yin in one’s body and living a happier, pain-free life.