I am proud to have graduates practicing massage from the the Big Island to Sweden and Russia

I am proud to have graduates practicing massage from the the Big Island to Sweden and Russia
WORLD CLASS MASSAGE THERAPY

Friday, June 16, 2017

APPRENTICE MASSAGE ACADEMY

APPRENTICE MASSAGE ACADEMY
ACCEPTING NEW STUDENTS NOW
Complete your massage education and training in downtown Hilo.  
A quality, State Accredited program, with over 20 years of top notch education.
Call or e-mail....LET'S GET STARTED !!! 

Tuesday, May 2, 2017

HONORED TO BE INVITED TO JOIN ANOTHER STAFF

ANNOUNCEMENTS: 

TEACHING POSITION ACCEPTED AT
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In addition to my classes at the Resolution Gym, starting 
August 3rd, I will also be teaching workshops at 
"KALANI HONUA OCEANSIDE RETREAT"
  which is located on the beautiful Puna coastline.
"Kalani Honua" is Hawaii's oldest and largest health retreat center. 

My first 12 hour workshop will be devoted to
"OLYMPIC GAMES ATHLETIC MASSAGE"

I have the honor of being selected to the Olympic Games Summer & Winter Medical Staff.  My responsibilities include giving "Olympic Muscular Massage Therapy" to the world's greatest athletes before and after competition.  The series of courses has often been requested, and now by great demand, I am offering the first of the series with a  3 day workshop.  This massage educational opportunity is a step above traditional 
"Sports Massage".

I am very honored to be invited to join the staff at 
KALANI HONUA
a World Famous Retreat Center.
Call to inquire about enrollment opportunities. 





Wednesday, February 15, 2017

Tuesday, February 14, 2017

ADVANCED TRAINING COURSE TOPICS
OF WHICH YOUR INSTRUCTOR IS
TRAINED AND EXPERIENCED:
MASSAGE IN MEDICAL SITUATIONS 
( SOME USE TERM "MEDICAL MASSAGE":
A TRUE "MEDICAL MASSAGE THERAPIST" INSTRUCTOR SHOULD
HAVE WORKED YEARS, SIDE BY SIDE WITH DRS., PHYSICIANS,
CHIROPRACTORS, PHYSICAL THERAPISTS AND MORE.
SIMPLY PROVIDING MASSAGE FOR INSURANCE, DOES NOT... MAKE
PERSON A MEDICAL MASSAGE THERAPIST.
I AM PROUD TO SHARE MY TRUE "MASSAGE IN MEDICAL SITUATIONS" EXPERIENCE AND EDUCATION WITH MY CURRENT AND FUTURE STUDENTS.
MY EXPERIENCE IN THIS FIELD:
  • INTERNATIONAL OLYMPIC GAMES STAFF, "MEDICAL NEEDS & "OLYMPIC ATHLETIC MASSAGE" (a step above "Sports Massage").  Working side by side with International Olympic Doctors, I provided "Medical Massage" and "Olympic Athletic Massage" for the World's greatest athletes and coaches during Olympic competition.   I have been a Medical and Olympic Athletic Massage Therapist for both, Winter & Summer Olympic Games.  I am the only Hawaii Licensed Massage Therapist to hold this honor.
  • "S.C.O.R." (Sports Chiropractic & Orthopedic Rehabilitation), Newport Beach, CA. Principal Medical and Athletic Massage Therapist under Dr. Tim Brown & Dr. Wade Binley.  In the Drs. medical clinics, I provided  treatment for patients with structural injuries, and those injured in work and automobile accidents.  "S.C.O.R." was the CLINICAL HUB for sports medical attention for the "Professional Beach Volleyball Association", as well as court side therapy during Professional Beach Volleyball competition.    
  • FORMER PRINCIPAL THERAPIST FOR: Dr. Karl Hynes D.C. Clinic located in Kailua-Kona, Hawaii
  • FORMER PRINCIPAL THERAPIST FOR: Dr. Timothy Hendlin D.C. Clinic, Kailua-Kona, Hawaii. 
  • UNIVERSITY OF OREGON, WHITTIER COLLEGE, LONG BEACH STATE UNIVERSITY STUDIES IN: Pre Med, Sports medicine, athletic training, physical therapy, physiology of muscular activity and many other related courses.
  • CURRENT: Provider of Insurance prescription muscular therapy. 
Over 20 total years experience as a true 

"Massage Therapist for Medical needs"

working side by side with Doctors and specialists.

OLYMPIC ATHLETIC MASSAGE 
SPORTS MASSAGE EXPERIENCE

  • OLYMPIC GAMES SUMMER/WINTER OLYMPIC ATHLETIC MASSAGE  THERAPIST. Geno Ortiz L.M.T. was hand picked by the International Olympic Committee to provide "World Class Olympic Athletic Massage" to the world's greatest athletes and coaches in the sacred Olympic Villages. Geno is considered a member of the: 
"World's Olympic Athletic Massage Team"

  • SPORTS MASSAGE THERAPIST FOR THE J. DAVID TRIATHLON TEAM. This team included 8 "World Champions", men and women.  Geno was their home based therapist, as well as traveling with the team for several years for competition.  Teams' home based training center in Rancho Santa Fe, North County San Diego, Ca. 
  •           PRINCIPAL SPORTS MASSAGE THERAPIST FOR THE               "POWER BAR TRIATHLON TEAM"
  • PERSONAL SPORTS MASSAGE THERAPIST FOR KAREEM ABDUL JABBAR.  During Kareems' N.B.A. career, Geno was his weekly Sports Massage Therapist.  Kareem is considered by many as one of the all time greatest Professional Basketball Players as well as a Hall of Fame inductee. He is also one of the world's great "Humanitarians". 
  • UNIVERSITY OF OREGON, WHITTIER COLLEGE, LONG BEACH STATE UNIVERSITY STUDIES IN: Sports medicine, athletic training, physical therapy, physiology of muscular activity and many other related courses.
MY RELAXATION MASSAGE EXPERIENCE

HOTELS/RESORTS: 
  • Mauna Kea Beach Hotel, Hapuna Prince Hotel ("The Suite"), Mauna Lani Hotel ("The Bungalows"), Four Seasons Hotel (Newport Beach, CA),    U.S.S. Constitution (Cruise Liner).  Many other hotels and Country Clubs.
AND MORE !!

Be assured that your instructor has "World Class" experience in the fields of study that you pursue.  Become the best, by learning from the best in experience. 
LEARN LIKE A PRO....FROM A PRO

Sunday, February 12, 2017

COURSES OF STUDY, STUDENT FRIENDLY AND FUN

NEXT PRE LICENSE COURSE BEGINS SOON
LEVEL 1 MASSAGE THERAPY
This  course will offer an excellent opportunity for the student to acquire incredible hands on skills and a vast amount of anatomical knowledge. Anatomy, physiology, and kinesiology is emphasized. The focus will be the muscular, circulatory, nervous, skeletal, respiratory and digestive systems. The student will learn how to identify close to 40 muscles and will acquire the skills to apply muscular massage techniques to these muscles. At the end of this course, the student will have the skills to give a quality  massage treatment, whether for relaxation or for therapeutic reasons. The foundation of knowledge and skills developed in this course will open the doors to utilize the tremendous advanced techniques offered in the upper level classes. With the skills acquired in this Level I course, many students have begun successful professional muscular massage careers on the mainland, where, in some locations, the total hours required for licensing are much less than in Hawaii.
BELOW ARE A FEW TRUE "MEDICAL MASSAGE"
COURSES THAT I OFFER: 

MESSAGE AND STATEMENT FROM 

YOUR INSTRUCTOR-PRINCIPAL-FOUNDER

OLYMPIC MASSAGE THERAPIST, 
GENO ORTIZ L.M.T.
Aloha, my Professional Massage career of over 33 years will give you the assurance that your education with me will open many doors of quality health care to your future clients and patients.
I, Geno Ortiz L.M.T. have been licensed in Hawaii for over 34 years. My anatomy related education was "pre-medical" at: Whittier College, Long Beach State University, and the University of Oregon. I have worked for numerous Professional Sports teams, Hotels, Cruise Ships, rehabilitation centers, and medical establishments. I am honored to have been selected by the International Olympic Committee to serve on the "World's Massage Team" for the Winter and Summer Olympic Games. I have the great fortune of receiving honors and commendations from the International Olympic Committee, Los Angeles Olympic Committee, and the Governor of Hawaii.
I assure that your quality educaton of anatomy and hands on skills are the best that any training center can offer.
My massage training center has many of graduates spanning 16 years of existance. Many of these therapists are working around the world, from Japan to Spain.
Join me and create an exceptional career that you, your family, friends, and clients will be proud of.

Saturday, February 11, 2017

YOUR INSTRUCTOR GENO ORTIZ L.M.T.: "FIRSTS IN THE MASSAGE PROFESSION"

MEMBER OF THE FIRST OLYMPIC MASSAGE TEAM IN HISTORY: 1984 Summer Olympics in Los Angeles, California. Over 14,000 applicants world-wide. Only 36 were choosen by the International Olympic Committee for the final team, including your instructor Geno Ortiz L.M.T
MEMBER OF THE FIRST "WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP IRONMAN TRIATHLON" MASSAGE TEAM" IN KAILUA-KONA, HAWAII: When the Ironman World Championship moved to Kailua-Kona in 1981, Geno and 36 other Kona massage therapists were at the finish line greeting the athletes with massage. Geno now teaches "Triathlon M.M.T. Massage" courses.
FIRST: The first high end "Triathlon Team" (J. David Triathlon Team) selected Geno to be their full time and traveling massage therapist. The team consisted of about 9 World Champions, men and women.
FIRST: And only Winter and Summer Olympic Massage Therapist in the State of Hawaii. Hand picked by the International Olympic Committee
FIRST: Courtside massage therapist for Association of Volleyball Professionals (Professional Beach Volleyball), 1985-86. Courtside therapy given during professional tournaments
FIRST: And only massage therapist in the State of Hawaii to receive an "Official Commendation" from the Governor for accomplishments in massage.
FIRST: OLYMPIC MASSAGE THERAPIST to teach accredited massage classes in the State of Hawaii.