Professional and Licensed Massage Therapists at Kailua Massage Therapy:
Mary McHugh, LMT
A Windward resident since 1987, Mary has been a practicing licensed massage therapist since 2002. Her love of Hawaiian culture and aloha inspired her to pursue Hawaiian lomilomi massage training as her primary focus. The combination of deep yet gentle, soothing techniques were a perfect match for Mary. Her love of the art of massage therapy comes through in every session.
Cathilyn Kehulani Ward , LMT, HHP
Cathilyn is a graduate of The Quantum Institute for Holistic Health. She believes that the body has the ability and will to heal itself however, on occasion needs guidance. Cathilyn sees herself as a sculptor, with each stroke she intends to move the muscles and soft tissues in your body to where they belong, thus returning balance to the body, mind and soul . She has studied and practiced several healing modalities such as The Hawaiian healing art form of Lomilomi, Cranial Sacral, Deep Tissue, Geriatric massage, Hapai (pregnancy) massage, and infant massage. She is also attuned to Reiki in the 2nd degree. (MAT 15226)
Kyra Viveiros, LMT
A Windward Oahu native, Kyra has been a Licensed Massage Therapist since 2012. Her main focus is to enhance your core energy; and diminish anxiety, stress, and pain. Kyra uses invigorating yet soothing massage techniques in assisting you to fortify your mind, body, and spirit through the power of touch. Kyra offers: Swedish, deep tissue, lomilomi, prenatal, hot stone, aromatherapy, and face-lift massage.
Tamara Moan, LMT
Tamara Moan received her training on Oahu at the American Institute of Massage Therapy. She has worked as a Licensed Massage Therapist since 2001, offering a combination of Swedish massage and Lomi Lomi techniques. Her aim is to provide relaxing therapeutic sessions that leave her clients refreshed and renewed.
Derek is born and raised in Hawaii. Being a Hawaiian man Derek is deeply connected to our "aina (island) He has been paddling since he was keiki ( a child) and has been coaching for over 20 years. As a long-time paddling coach, his desire to help provide relief to the team of paddlers was the first pull to do this work. After seeing his team experience the physical challenges that come with paddling across the Molokai channel (Ka iwi) he realzied how deeply physical stress can affect our mental and emotional well being. Derek is also specialized in fire cupping.
"As a massage therapist I love that I can help with healing your body, mind, and spirit. It is my goal to help you balance through a relaxing deep tissue nurturing massage".
Tessa has been practicing Traditional Thai Massage in Thailand and Hawaii since 2004. She is also trained in the following modalities- Swedish massage, Deep tissue, Lomilomi, Shiatsu, Trigger Points, Sports massage, Myofascial, Prenatal, Aromatherapy, Foot massage and Reflexology. Tessa has Experience working at Spa hotels in both Thailand and Honolulu, Hawaii. She offers a combination of Therapeutic and Relaxation, the Traditional Thai massage and other types of massage, the Eastern and Western styles that is effective in relieving pain, tension, tightness and stresses. She will provide the right techniques to fit each person needs. Her healing touch comes from her heart. MAT 15579