Athens Medical Massage

Our Therapists

Athens Medical Massage is owned and operated by Ida Rose Osborne, Licensed Massage Therapist. In addition to providing general (Swedish) massage, Ida specializes in deep tissue massage and neuromuscular therapy.  Her many years of experience have given her much  success in helping patients with pain reduction and restoring function.  Ida was an instructor in the Massage Therapy program at Hocking College for twenty years, and currently maintains a busy schedule between her practice, business operations, spending time with her family (especially  grandchildren!), gardening, and her lifelong love of the ocean.

Ida Osborne, LMT

Kelci A. Wanat, RN, LMT

As Ida's eldest daughter, Kelci grew up with massage therapy! She has worked as a licensed massage therapist since 2005; she's now working full-time as an ER nurse and part-time at Athens Medical Massage.  Kelci  has additional certification in deep tissue and neuromuscular therapy.  When not working at one of her jobs, Kelci enjoys spending time with her children, kayaking, and attending Cincinnati Bengals games.

L. Nicole White LMT is an alumna of Ohio University & graduated with a 4.0 GPA from the Hocking College massage therapy program in 2009. Trained in a wide variety of styles, she particularly enjoys using deep tissue massage to help clients find relief from longterm aches & pains. In her off time, she loves camping and hiking. She lives in Athens with her husband, 3 cats and a dog.

L. Nicole White, LMT

Lily Hamilton, LMT

Lily has been a part of our team since 2010. She has a passion for massage and loves to make people feel better... and there's no better way to do that than to alleviate their pain! She's a new mom to a little boy so her massage schedule is limited to Saturdays right now.



Melissa Soller Esdale, LMT

Melissa moved to Athens in 2006 to attend Ohio University and received a B.S. in Hearing, Speech and Language Sciences. She earned her license in massage therapy in April 2013 after completing the massage program at Hocking College, and has been employed at AMM since September 2012.  She uses an array of styles and techniques tailored to the needs of each client. She enjoys spending time with her family and friends as well as hiking with her husband  and their 2 dogs.

Phillip Russell, LMT

Rachel Batty, LMT

Max Schultz, LMT

Quinn Schmalenberg, LMT

Jenny Vandeman, LMT