Sandhills Medical Foundation, Inc. patients can now take advantage of Massage Therapy services at our Lugoff location on Tuesday afternoons. Patients can contact our Lugoff office at 803-408-3262 for more information and to make an appointment.
Meet the Massage Therapist
MELISA RUSSELL LMT
Melisa was introduced to Sandhills Medical Foundation in February 2019 as the lead provider for massage therapy with the newly developed HAPPI (Holistic Approach to Patient Pain Individually) Program. The program is designed to reduce patient opioid dependence as a alternative form of pain management. Her clinical therapeutic skill set integrates traditional Eastern Massage and Bodywork techniques with Western Medicine used to treat structural and functional client/patient pain care goals. She graduated from Southeastern School of Neuromuscular Massage in 2008 and has vast expertise and certified versatile, modality experience within the profession including quality massage instruction with Allied Health Career Institute’s hybrid program and 5 years with Southeastern Institute as the Professional Clinical Night Instructor. Melisa has founded and developed several massage locations across the Midlands where she has helped numerous clients suffering from forms of stress and pain.