Experience the healing art of massage.
Relieve stress and pain,
Improve your quality of life.
Massage is an excellent way to relax the mind, body and soul bringing a person relief from life's everyday stresses. All massages can be therapeutic if administered in a skillful manner. Specialized methods can coax tension from muscles, ease stiff joints and promote healthy circulation.
Our highly trained and experienced staff will tailor a massage therapy treatment to your individual needs. We provide all possible therapies - from gentle relaxation to chronic pain management, injury rehabilitation, and sports massage.
We are passionate about our work, about health, and about providing truly client-focused services. We offer consistently excellent bodywork in a professional, warm, and welcoming environment.
Colleen Palko, LMT, CRT
- Associate in Applied Science (AAS) in Therapeutic Massage – Phoenix College, 1999
- Certified Reiki Therapist – Phoenix College, 2001
- Member American Board of Massage Therapy (ABMT)
Colleen joined the Arrowhead Physical Therapy team in February of 2015. She is an Arizona native and has practiced as a Licensed Massage Therapist since 1999. Colleen has provided massage therapy services in both clinical and spa settings and utilizes various techniques including Trigger Point Therapy, Medical Sports Massage, Swedish Massage Therapy, Deep Tissue Massage and Relaxation Massage Therapy. She tailors each massage to her client's individual needs and utilizes a personalized, therapeutic approach to the treatment of muscle pain and dysfunction. Colleen specializes in treating clients with chronic pain, back injuries and fibromyalgia and has provided massage and healing techniques for the sick and terminally ill. She is committed to providing the highest level of quality massage services and has a passion for promoting health and wellness for her clients.
In her spare time, Colleen enjoys swimming, ice skating, yoga and outdoor activities
Jennifer Lykken, LMT, MMP
- Certificate of Completion in Therapeutic Massage Therapy - Arizona College of Allied Health, 2005
- Certified Medical Massage Practitioner - LMT Success Group, 2011
Jennifer joined the Arrowhead Physical Therapy team in November 2016 and has practiced as a Licensed Massage Therapist in both clinical and spa settings since 2005. Jennifer utilizes various techniques including Neuromuscular Therapy, Medical Massage protocols for specialized population, Swedish Massage Therapy, Deep Tissue Massage, Relaxation Massage Therapy, aromatherapy for wellness, as well as resistant stretching techniques.
Jennifer customizes her treatment programs based upon each client's individual needs and has a passion for utilizing massage therapy to assist her clients in achieving their overall health and wellness goals. She specializes in treating injuries, chronic pain including headaches, and has training in advanced techniques and approaches for oncology massage as well as extensive training in prenatal care.
Jennifer has a passion for education and in her spare time loves to play games, hike, sing and dance.
Kara Davis-Lindquist, LMT
- Certificate of Completion in Therapeutic Massage Therapy - Colorado School of the Healing Arts, 2006
- Thai Massage Certification - Thai Massage School of Chaing Mai, 2007
- Sports Massage Certification - Colorado School of the Healing Arts, 2010
- Associates of Occupational Sciences in Arts and Sciences – Colorado School of the Healing Arts, 2011
Kara joined the Arrowhead Physical Therapy team in May of 2017. She has been practicing as a Licensed Massage Therapist since 2006 and has experience in both clinical and spa settings. Kara uses Stretching Techniques, Sports Massage, Deep Tissue and Thai Massage Techniques to create a unique and individualized treatment program for each client.
Kara also utilizes Swedish Massage Techniques and Relaxation Massage methods to help melt the stress of the day away. Kara listens to her clients and customizes the massage programs to ensure her clients' goals are achieved. Whether your goal is to simply relax or if you are experiencing aches or pains, Kara will develop a program to meet your individual needs.
Kara is currently pursuing a Bachelor Degree in Health Science from South New Hampshire University and in her spare time, she loves to travel, hike, scuba dive, cook, and enjoys photography.