Andrea Sandahl, LMT is the Owner/Director and Principal Therapist of Restorative Therapies LLC.
Andrea has over 21 years of experience as a caring therapist. Since graduating from the renowned Swedish Institute College of Health Science in 1995, Andrea has worked for some of the area’s most prestigious spas, including the Waldorf Astoria Hotel Spa, the Executive Fitness Center at the World Trade Center, the Mercantile Exchange-Trader’s Fitness Club, and Origin’s Spa at Chelsea Piers in New York City.
She has also built practices in Coral Gables, Florida, and Princeton, NJ. In addition, Andrea has served patient's needs at Mt. Sinai’s Palliative Care Center in New York, and at the Touch Research Institute in Miami, FL.
Andrea is also a certified GYROKINESIS® instructor and gives instruction in “The art of exercise and beyond®” methodology of movement.
Andrea uses Active Isolation Stretching as part of her sports therapy sessions and gives instructions in the value of this form of lengthening muscles to all her clients. As a former professional ballet and theater dancer, she has an intimate knowledge of movement and body awareness that she applies both personally and professionally. Andrea continues to practice Yoga, Pilates and GYROTONIC® to maintain her own physical health.
Andrea continuously studies to broaden her knowledge of massage therapy modalities, gaining certification in Kinesiology from New York University School of Medicine, and persues training in Tom Myers’ Anatomy Trains Structural Integration courses.