James (Jim) Giacinto is a New York State Licensed and Nationally Board Certified Massage Therapist with extensive continuing education in Orthopedic Manual Therapy. A native New Yorker, Jim understands the demands of a city lifestyle and has successfully led thousands of patients in providing relief from pain and restoring maximal performance. Jim's innovative treatment differs greatly from typical 'spa' massage. Using a multidimensional approach, his hands on therapy relieves symptoms, identify the cause of those symptoms and reinforce postural stability.
"My passion for my work comes from years of recovering from many injuries and the challenge to find the right hands on treatment. I use a whole body approach to relieve symptoms and assess the cause of those symptoms and am sensitive to my clients' physical and emotional life's experiences and how they manifest in the body."
– James giacinto, lmt.
In addition to being a Licensed Massage Therapist his continuing education focus is on Orthopedic Manual Therapy and Movement Analysis. Prior to becoming am LMT. Jim has a lifelong career in the fitness industry as an instructor and his professional certifications also include Dance, Personal Training, Kickboxing, Pilates Mat, Spinning and Kettle Bell. As an industry leader, Jim has been featured on News Channel 4 and New York Newsday and has taught for the elite health clubs in NYC and has presented throughout the United States for national conventions and colleges, including East Coast Fitness Alliance, Town Sports International, Suffolk County Community College and Stony Brook University Doctorate Physical Therapy for Continuing Education.
His expertise attracts a more athletic clientele including international Cirque Du Soleil artists, award winning Broadway performers, national professional sports including MMA fighters, Triathletes, Equestrian competitors and local NYC Weekend Warriors. He has extensive experience collaborating with other Licensed Health Care professionals of Sports Medicine, Osteopathic, Chiropractic, Acupuncture and Physiotherapy. Along with his own private practice, Jim is an integral part of the team at KIMA (Kinesthetic Integrative Movement Analysis) Center for Physiotherapy & Wellness Center, as their exclusive Orthopedic Massage Therapist.