Our Licensed Massage Therapists
Our Licensed Massage Therapists
Melanie Aguila, LMT
Melanie is originally from Minnesota and was in the military for 12 years. Melanie graduated from Heritage Institute and has been in the massage therapy field for 12 years. She also attended and graduated from the Surgical Technology program at Southwest Florida College. Melanie specializes in prenatal massage, deep tissue, and reflexology. In her free time, she loves spending time with her husband of 20 years, her 19 year old son, and her four pitbulls. Her hobbies include surfing, swimming, fishing, camping, and playing bingo.
Nicolette Baker, LMT
Nicolette was born and raised in Cape Coral, FL. She graduated from Florida Academy of Massage and has worked at Dr. Mel’s for two years. Nicolette loves to help people and loves seeing their pain decrease. She enjoys being at Dr. Mel’s and feels as though this office has become her second family! Nicolette is currently expanding her knowledge and furthering her healthcare career by attending the nursing program at Florida Southwestern College.
Ines Castro, LMT
Ines is a native of Santiago de Cuba and has been a massage therapist since 2005. Ines specializes in energy work, neuromuscular and relaxation massage, and is able to perform cupping techniques. She is passionate about making people feel better and relieving chronic pain. In her free time, Ines loves to spend time with her son and husband and loves to garden (especially orchids!). Fun fact: before becoming a massage therapist, Ines was a dolphin trainer in Cuba!
Sally Curtis, LMT
Sally is a 1994 graduate of Florida Academy of Massage and has been a part of Dr. Youngs’ office for eight years now. Sally specializes in trigger point therapy, neuromuscular therapy, prenatal massage, geriatrics, headache relief, and sports massage.
Yamilen Dominguez, LMT
Yami hails from Havana, Cuba and moved to the US in 1999. After becoming a massage therapist in 2009, Yami discovered a love for neuromuscular massage, sports massage, and working with sciatica issues. Outside of work, Yami enjoys spending time with husband and two children. She loves to visit the beach, fish and spend time outdoors!
Paola Flores, LMT
Bio coming soon
Deborah Neely, LMT
Deborah has been an LMT for over 16 years. She grew up in North Florida, then spent many years in Atlanta, GA, where she went to massage school. She has worked in several spas and chiropractic offices. She loves learning new modalities, is very interested in alternative healthcare, and has taken many classes over the years. Deborah is certified in Neuromuscular Therapy, Deep Tissue massage, Reflexology, Prenatal, and Aromatherapy. She has also studied Herbal Medicine and Energy Work. Deborah was very lucky to find Dr. Mel’s three years ago! She practices massage, is the massage coordinator for the office, and does chair massage at Dr. Mel’s booth at the weekly Farmer’s Market. When not at work, Deborah likes to cook, garden, and spoil her canine companions.
Lisset Quintana, LMT
Lisset’s experience with the massage profession is well established. She has trained in massage therapy for medicinal benefits. Lisset has practiced on the soft tissue and muscles of the body to relax overworked and tired bodies, treat pain that results from any number of ailments and to support overall good health. Lisset resides in Cape Coral, FL with her husband and their four children.
Elizabeth Ropa, LMT
Elizabeth was born in Cracow, Poland to an American mother and Polish father. She immigrated to the United States in 1986 and decided to study massage therapy. Liz graduated from Sarasota School of Massage and landed her dream job in a chiropractic/acupuncture office. After the office closed down, Liz found Dr. Mel’s office and has made it her home for 10 years now! Her training includes Neuromuscular Therapy, Myofascial Release, Craniosacral Therapy, and Lymphatic Drainage. Liz is very interested in posture, nutrition, and natural healing. She lives in Cape Coral with her husband. They have two grown children.