Tristan grew up in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania where he began his journey in massage therapy. After completing a 650 hour training program in 2009, he moved to Vancouver and went through the 3000 hour program at West Coast College of Massage Therapy in New Westminster. Since 2012, he has worked at clinics in Burnaby, Coquitlam, and Vancouver, mainlyly focusing on recovery from repetitive strain injuries and trauma from motor vehicle accidents. Tristan has been teaching classes on neurological treatment, spinal pathologies, and general assessment of patients at Vancouver Career College Massage Therapy program since 2017.
Helping people with injuries and limitations return to function and achieve their goals is Tristan's calling in healthcare. He uses a wide range of techniques and strategies to help his patients. His treatments also emphasize education and helping the patient create positive change on and off the table. Moving to the Sunshine Coast is an exciting new chapter in his life and he is enthusiastic to start serving his new community.