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Alex Lippard, LMT

Massage Therapist in New York City

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  • Meet Alex
Licensed Massage Therapist

Alex Lippard is a Licensed Massage Therapist with locations in Union Square and Chelsea, New York City. Born in NYC and raised in Cambridge, Massachusetts, Alex is a Yale graduate, earning an A.O.S. in Massage Therapy at Swedish Institute in 2014. Alex specializes in pain reduction, post-surgery rehabilitation, chronic medical conditions, and sports performance. He combines orthopedic and deep tissue techniques, tailored to the individual. As a certified personal trainer, Alex specializes in posture rebalancing and corrective exercise. (And, while it is not the main focus for most of his clients, Alex is well-versed in Swedish and Eastern stress reduction techniques as well). Alex has directed plays and musicals off­-Broadway since 1998, and has assisted on Broadway. He is currently writing a musical about New York real estate. Regarding his deep tissue and energetic massage, Alex likes to say, “I open the door to healing, but you have to walk through it.” Book an appointment to experience Wellness by Alex.

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Client Testimonials

"Alex really took the extra time to ask questions and tailor the massage to my specific needs. He is very knowledgeable about many healing modalities and knows how to do very deep work. I would highly recommend him, especially for those dealing with more intense or challenging body and stress issues."

"Truly an expert in his field, and a deep understanding of human anatomy and how to work the problems. I appreciate the extra tips on how to improve my condition."

"I have great trust in Alex. Over the past few years, I have been in a lot of P/T and rehab. One session with him demonstrated to me how valuable his style of orthopedic massage really is. I will work with him extensively in the future."

"The massage that Alex gave me was easily the best massage I have ever had. He addressed every problem area and gave me pointed suggestions of exercises to try and ways to alleviate my neck and shoulder pain. I will definitely be visiting again."

Video Series: Corrective Exercises to Fix Poor Posture

Alex Lippard, LMT and founder of Wellness by Alex in Union Square, provides guided instructions for corrective exercises to fix poor posture in a 12 episode video series.

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