Synergy is now taking appointments for Massage Therapy and Holistic Body Work. For more information or to schedule an appointment, please call Synergy at 747-YOGA (9642).

Massage Therapy

Massage is an age-old remedy and health practice that uses hands-on therapy to soothe aches and pains and facilitate the body's own healing powers. Massage Therapy has been shown to:

  • Reduce body pain due to muscle strain
  • Improve recovery time after workouts
  • Boost the circulatory and immune systems
  • Detoxify the body

    Healing Touch

    Healing Touch is an energy (biofield) therapy that encompasses a group of non-invasive techniques that utilize the hands to clear, energize, and balance the human and environmental energy fields. Healing Touch interventions may be used to restore, energize, and balance disruptions in the flow of energy surrounding a person's being.

    Healing Touch can help you with:

  • Pain Control
  • Neck and back Problems
  • Anxiety Reduction
  • Skin Problems
  • Wound and Fracture Healing
  • Premenstrual Syndrome
  • Multiple Sclerosis
  • HIV or A.I.D.S.
  • Hypertension
  • Heart and Lung Disease
  • Pre/Post Surgical Procedures
  • Headaches/Migraines
  • Autoimmune Disorders
  • Diabetes
  • Cancer
  • Grief Management
  • Arthritis
  • Rehabilitation
  • Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
  • General Well Being
  • Disease Prevention
  • Spiritual Enhancement

  • Synergy Practitioners

    Dorothy Depgen, CRRN, MA
    Healing Nurse Specialist
    Dorothy is a certified rehabilitation RN with an MA in teaching/counseling and training in multiple styles of bodywork to support the person in a healing journey.


    Tom Topinka, CMT
    Tom has been a Certified Massage Therapist for almost 15 years specializing in deep tissue and relaxation modalities. He was among the first group of therapists to be certified under the Virginia Board of Nursing. He has had additional training in hot stone massage techniques, sports massage, and neck pain treatment.