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"Life is not merely to be alive, but to be well." - Marcus Valerius Martial


Mel Gleason, LMT, CCCA

Mel is a Licensed Massage Therapist and a graduate of the Alaska Institute of Oriental Medicine in Anchorage. She moved to Alaska as a teenager and found her home. Mel became interested in Massage Therapy after experiencing how much it helped her get her life back after a neck injury. She enjoys camping throughout the summer, reading and many crafting hobbies. Professionally, she is passionate about helping people on their healing journey through holistic means.


Thomas Bailey, LMT, CCCA

Thomas is a Licensed Massage Therapist and graduate of Alaska Career College in Anchorage. He grew up as a military brat moving around every so often but after moving to Sitka, Alaska in 2014 he decided that Alaska was his home. After finishing massage school and getting his license he came to work with the Healthwise team. Thomas enjoys skiing, reading, martial arts, and trying new things. He loves how massage therapy can help people to be pain free and allow them to experience life with less restrictions.


Nikki Kronberge, LMT, CCCA , MLD-C

Nikki is a Licensed Massage Therapist, certified in Manual Lymphatic Drainage. She has lived in Alaska since 2003, is a mom to two amazing kiddos, loves the outdoors and is over-the-moon excited to be a part of the Healthwise team.

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