Meet Our Massage Therapists

Avenida Wellness now has two wonderful massage therapists all specializing in their own unique techniques.

Paul Archibald

We are happy to Welcome Paul Archibald to the team! Paul graduated in 2006 from the Canadian College of Massage and Hydrotherapy (2280 hours) in Halifax, N.S. with certification in a comprehensive sports outreach program, and has been practicing as a Registered Massage Therapist ever since. Prior to becoming an RMT, he obtained a Bachelor of Kinesiology degree from the University of Saskatchewan and certification as a personal fitness trainer. Since 2006, Paul has worked at ski resorts, golf resorts, spas, clinics, and on the sports playing field treating various types of conditions including sports related injuries, overuse and chronic injuries, and postural and joint dysfunctions, just to name a few. While enrolled at the University of Saskatchewan, he was a member of the varsity cross country and track and field teams, competing at the CIS National championships three times. Presently, he trains for triathlons/Ironman and has competed in multiple competitions. Paul’s knowledge as a massage therapist stems not only from his education and work experience but also from his own athletic experience. Paul is very passionate about helping people in their rehabilitation from injury and everyday aches and pains. He is also very dedicated to meeting the treatment goals of his patients through very specific and thorough treatment plans.

Andrea Gal

Andrea Gal

Andrea has been a Registered Massage Therapist since 2010 and has kept adding on to her experience by completing various courses and finishing a 3000 hour advanced clinical massage therapy diploma in 2017. As a former athlete Andrea understands the importance of massage therapy on the body and its therapeutic effects that work on the muscular, nervous and circulatory systems. She believes that through regular massage therapy treatment one can alleviate pain, improve posture and increase an overall sense of well being. Massage therapy is Andrea’s passion, she loves helping people to relieve their pain and stress. Depending on your treatment needs, whether that is to correct posture, relieve muscle tension or treat an injury, each session will be individualized to meet your expectations.