Brian is a Certified Massage Therapist, Health Educator, and Reiki Master Healer.
He is an Honors graduate of National Holistic Institute, and has studied CranioSacral Therapy at the Upledger Institute and Advanced Anatomy in the Cadaver Lab at California State University, Northridge.
A firm believer in the body's ability to heal itself, Brian sees his work as a powerful aid to that natural process. Through gentle and deep manipulation of the soft tissues, he is able to stimulate the immune and central nervous systems, helping regulate pain, break up adhesions, and restore energetic balance. He is passionate about helping people feel better, and is committed to helping his clients maintain balance and live healthy, relaxed and energetic lives.
He specializes in treating chronic pain and tension, with a particular focus on migraines, headaches, and disorders of the back, neck and head, as well as injury rehabilitation, sports massage, and regulation of the body's energetic flow. His technique combines elements of Shiatsu/Acupressure, Myofascial Massage, Trigger Point Therapy, CranioSacral Therapy, PNF Stretching, and Joint Mobilization. He understands that every client's specific needs are different, therefore each of his sessions are customized to best address these unique qualities.
Brian is a lifelong musician and visual artist, having shown an aptitude for the creative arts at a very young age. In addition to his creative pursuits, he spends his free time meditating, reading, baking and cooking healthy food, and spending time in nature. He keeps himself fit by cycling and practicing Hakkoryu Jujutsu and Iyengar Yoga.
“We love Dr. Dot and her entire team. It's so nice to know that we can get a massage in any city! Traveling can be uncomfortable and her team really helps us out on the road. I would hate to tour without them!” Erin - Tour Manager (Pat Benatar)
“I just wanted to say thanks for another great tour. Your folks were, per usual, wonderful. You provide a great service, and I appreciate it.” Manager of Everlast
“"you KNOW I would only use your team Dot. We go back way. You're the best!"” Mitch; Production Manager Steely Dan
“"Service has been very good on this tour. Hanne in Munich was great."” Jason Mraz tour manager Matt S.
“"Thank you so very much for your help Dot. We really couldn't do the shows without you!"” Dream Theater tour manager Brad
“"I have always used her people and they are great.
Simon"” Simon S., Roger Waters Tour Manager
“"Heather (Seattle) was awesome...Pain is down from a 9 to about a 2 or 3. By far, one of the best massages I have ever gotten. As usual, you and your Bots rock!"” Van Halen Tour Management Mike. M
“"Thank u for great service."” Chris Daughtry TM Alan
“Lars (Stockholm Dotbot) took care of the band-members and left all in awe!
He provided a table, towels etc which made it very easy to work with.
Very on point and definitely made for an amazing show at night - thank you again!
Romi (Prague Dotbot) came by, arrived early, was very well prepped (had her own table, scented candles, oils, towels) and had the brightest smile we'd seen in days!
She took care of the band-members who all were left amazed and startled by her touch ;)
Thanks Romana, def will hit you up next time round.
Tour Manager - Ben Howard” Martijn Tour Manager - Ben Howard
“Whitney did a great job, and some of the other guys had work done also so I think it worked out well for her too
Paul Collis” Anthrax Tour manager Paul
All your "bots" we're great. No complaints, and a few were LOVED.
JONNY particularly liked the girl in Thackerville OK (Kourtnii), she was strong enough to really reach Jon's tough back issues"” Experience Hendrix Tour Manger, Greg
“Dr. DOT is the best. She has this ability to relate to everyone somehow and is so passionate about massage, what other boss do you know comes out and does massage, obviously she only hires the best.” Jeremy (Bassist of Paramore)
“"Very pleased with the service, cheers Dot"” Overtones Tour manager
“"I love working with Dr. Dot's crew. They are really a pleasure to work with"” Casting Crowns Production mananager Jenn
“"The band LOVES your Dot Bots, thank you so much Dr. Dot"” Matisyahu manager Jason
“"Thanks for sorting today. Dan ( Dan Haggis (drums, percussion, keyboard and backing vocals) said it was one of the best massage's he's ever had. S." ” Wombats Manager
“"Everything was great! Thank you so so much. Especially for your quick response...Will"” Pointer Sisters manager, William
“Denise, Denver, Colorado DotBot was the Best Ever!” Gypsy, Tour manager of Behemoth
“"You and your team ROCK!"” Fred, Maroon 5 Tour Manager
“Thank you for all the great therapy over the touring year. I appreciate your professional staff and look forward to working with them again soon.” Steve Miller
Thank you again for taking such good care of us. Your Dotbots are doing a great job for us out here and making happiness for our bands and crew.
Melanie” Casting Crowns Tour manager Melanie H.
“"Thank you so much. The band was very happy and it was great to have someone show up with such short notice." ” Odd Future manager
“Your company has really helped me out on tour.” Brendan Ekstrom - Guitar (Circa Survive)
“"thank you and your company for coming to our need and being very accessible to our artists and touring entourage and thank you for always being there for my band/crews over the years!"” ROB ZOMBIE | PRODUCTION: Samantha Luettke
“Dear Dr Dot,
Thank you for setting up Therapists along the way of our tour. THAT was a huge help to Band/Crew to keep them feeling better and fit!
” Johnny Lang Tour manager Brad
“ "The bots this tour have all been awesome and made everyone
have a better time." Sam” Edward Sharp and the magnetic Zero's
“"We were absolutely delighted with your service- very many thanks.
Simon"” Perfume (Japanese Band)
“"They were very pleased, excellent job. Thanks again"” Empire of the Sun TM Tim
“I am very impressed with the Dr. Dot team! Your team is consistent, professional and give an outstanding massage. I like the idea that all Dot Bots are auditioned/tested before they get on the team.” Carl (Madness)
“I want to thank you for coming through these last couple of times Dot. Your team has been completely professional and nothing short of stellar.” Luis - Manager of Maxwell