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Nanci returns to the Blue Ridge Mountains after practicing in all corners of the USA. Raised in Connecticut, with a BA in Education, Nanci has spent over 30 years as an LMT and Educator of Healing Arts. This strong and happy spirited Practioner has held licenses in 6 states and has practiced most recently in Florida and on beautiful Orcas Island, WA.


Nanci's vast background includes, but is not limited to, Therapeutic Massage focusing on deep relaxation, muscle rebalancing, rehabilitation and pain relief, Sports massage, Myofacial Release, Neuromuscular Therapy, Reflexology, Reiki, Prenatal, Lymphatic Drainage, Active Assisted Stretching, Clinical Rehab work, Joint Mobilization, and Aromatherapy. That's just the short list!


She is the founder and  former owner of Therapeutic Massage Specialists, located in Banner Elk, NC. With her expertise and extensive experience in the massage therapy industry, Nanci is a highly respected talent. Her enthusiasm, dedication, and passion for the massage profession is evident in all of her work. She loves life and enjoys helping her clients renew and restore a sense of calm, ease, and grace in their bodies and lives.


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