Miwa Machida
-Remedial Massage Therapist
Craniosacral Therapist


  • Dip. Remedial / Therapeutic Massage Therapy

  • Dip. Biodynamic Craniosacral Therapy

  • Registered Craniosacral Therapist (PACT)

  • Post graduate Biodynamic Craniosacral Therapy Certificate Ignition and Midline. Spine
    Nervous system and pain
    Brain in depth

 Specialist areas

  • Remedial & Sports Massage

  • Chronic pain (Joint / Nerve / Digestive issues)

  • Post and natal sports event massage

  • Pregnancy Massage

  • Biodynamic Craniosacral Therapy ( Concussions, Nerve issues)

About Miwa

Miwa first practiced Therapeutic massage in Japan and Hawaii and Auckland. In 2007 her practice at local sports massage clinic had been opened in Auckland and worked for athletes. Also she studied at Canterbury college of natural medicine in 2000 at Christchurch , so she could give you advice to change diet, life style, breathing, exercise to get a balance in the body and stay healthy.

Her treatment approach is a combination of Remedial / Sports Massage and Trigger point Therapy which is focused on a holistic approach using body alignment ( structural integration) and understanding emotional states and physical well-being.

Miwa is also a registered practitioner of Biodynamic craniosacral therapy (PACT). While running a successful massage clinic in Auckland, she also taught massage therapy at her clinic.

Her main interests lie in chronic pain (muscle and nerve pain,migraine), acute pain, any tension release whether caused by illness,concussions, injury, stress by using trigger point release, Myofascial release.  

Most of her patients report their pain decreases or disappears after treatment.

"It is amazing seeing the positive change in people through body work. I am always fascinated how intelligent the human body is and very happy I'm able to share the experience with my patients. I seek to balance the body, mind and being as one." ~ Miwa Machida

Lisa Buhlmann
-Sports & Therapeutic Massage Therapist


  • Dip. Manual therapy

  • Manual Lymphatic drainage

  • Physio therapist (Germany)

 Specialist areas

  • Remedial & Sports Massage

  • Injury Recovery Massage

  • Chronic pain

  • Gymnastic exercise

About Lisa

Lisa is Qualified in physio Therapist in Germany and have worked with Orthopedic patients with chronic pain syndrome such as hip and siatica pain, knee pain, Arthritis.
Lisa had successfully completed Manual Lymphatic Drainage training as well. She is passionate about helping client's needing assistance with postural improvement and, strengthening, recreation, and can provide rehabilitative exercises to assist in recovery from injuries or post  surgery.
Lisa treats orthopedic and musculoskeletal disorders using a wide range of techniques such as Myo facial release, triggar point work, Remedial massage, Manual Lymphatic drainage. Her therapy involves working with joint issues as well.

She is excited to start practice in New Zealand, especially in a location as beautiful and peaceful as Wanaka.  With seven yeas of experience as a physio therapist, her approach to her clients develop a strong clients therapist relationship to take an achievement client's goal was very successful.
She believes in sharing her knowledge with her clients that she can use to improve the process of recover from injury.
She likes hiking and Yoga.