David began his massage therapy career in right here in Wilmington, NC, where he graduated at the top of his class in 2011 from Miller-Motte Institute of Massage Therapy. With over 950 hours of massage training, including a certification from the Federation of State Massage Therapy Boards, he is also experienced in trigger point, Swedish, deep tissue, and sports massage. Clients appreciate his firm, strong touch, intuition, and his specific knowledge of anatomy.
Davidâ€™s own experience as an information technology specialist has provided him with a solid foundation for understanding the lifestyle-related ailments of people who work in the corporate world. He has the ability to relate to their experiences and help them understand why what they do in this environment has an impact on the quality of their health, because he is not only a massage therapist, but also a client who has benefited from therapeutic massage.
David believes in the bodyâ€™s ability to heal itself and that massage therapy is one of the many paths to restoring health and wholeness to the body. He is also a strong supporter of self-care. Davidâ€™s continuing education plans include the more in-depth training and certification in therapeutic, pregnancy and infant massage.
In addition to massage, David is active in local theater community, is a competitive fencer and can be found as a volunteer at many of the marathon and half-marathons in New Hanover County.
David Heck LMBT #11926