Mary Loveland has extensive knowledge and experience in many areas of bodywork and east-west modalities. Formerly an Orthopedic Nurse, Mary left her medical career due to a severe latex allergy, and began her journey of healing through acupuncture, yoga, meditation, massage and Ayurveda.
In 1998 she introduced chair massage to the Marin County Farmer’s Market and within the summer had established a full clientele. Mary very much believes in community and has worked alongside medical doctors, chiropractors, physical therapists, acupuncturists, naturopaths, yoga instructors, bodyworkers and estheticians. Inspired by her own health and autoimmune issues, Mary designed and brought to fruition Tiburon Spa in 2009; which has been Certified by Marin County as a “green building.”
Mary specialized in Orthopedic Massage, lymphatic drainage facials, and private yoga sessions. Mary lives in Belvedere and enjoys reading, cinema, yoga, hiking, swimming, paddle boarding and kayaking in her spare time.
Lisa found her passion for TCM from an early age. Her grandfather was a renown TCM doctor in Burma. Being brought up in an environment of such, it spiked her interest for helping others as she’d always witnessed the magic of TCM. Lisa graduated at the top of her class both for the master and the doctoral programs. She also received a full scholarship to pursue her PhD in Liaoning University of Traditional Chinese Medicine. Her specialties are internal medicine, pediatrics, women’s health, digestive issues, pain management, neurology, immune system disorders, emotional imbalance (depression), PTSD (Post-traumatic stress disorder), and facial rejuvenation. She is a gifted practitioner who utilizes her sensitivity and energy reading in her sessions. Lisa will tailor to patient’s needs and customize a perfect treatment plan to get the best results in the shortest amount of time. She has many years of Tui Na experience that will have you feeling extraordinary after every session.
Lisa is from Chao Zhou, Eastern part of Canton, China, but grew up in San Francisco. She is fluent both in Cantonese and Mandarin.
Denise was first introduced to massage therapy over 25 years ago when she worked as a physical therapy aid in Napa and Yosemite National Park, California. She then focused her attention on earning her BA from Sonoma State University. This degree paved the way for experience in social work and volunteer efforts throughout the Bay Area. Denise attended Spa Luna, Holistic School for Estheticians and Massage Therapists in 2003. She holds both a California and Hawaii esthetician license. In 2004 she attended the Institute of Conscious Bodywork in Marin, County California where she obtained her CMT, as well taking advanced courses in pregnancy and deep tissue massage. In the years ahead, Denise began working with cancer patients, earning numerous certificates in oncology massage through California Pacific Medical Center in San Francisco, and the Massage Therapy Institute in Davis, California. This passionate work brought her to work for various hospitals, such as the Institute for Health and Healing at Marin General Hospital and Tahoe Forest Hospital in Truckee, CA. In her free time she enjoys outdoors adventures like hiking, biking and skiing with her young son Peter.
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