Gurnee Podiatry and Sports Medicine Assoc. Staff

Gurnee Podiatry and Sports Medicine Office Staff

Gurnee Podiatry and Sports Medicine Office Staff

Judi, Sarah, Mandi, Michele, and Janet

Sports Medicine Associates Office Staff

Gurnee Podiatry and Sports Medicine Office Staff

Zophia, Madeline,and Megan

Laurie Walsh, LMT, MMP, BS, Massage Therapist
Gurnee Office

Laurie Walsh is a Licensed Massage Therapist and Certified Medical Massage Practitioner.  She has a Bachelor of Science from Eastern Illinois University.  She received her certificate for massage from the College of Lake County.  She has additional training in Neuromuscular Therapy, Thai Table Massage, Sports Massage, Myofascial Release, Touch for Health, Orthopedic Massage, Postural Distortion,  Hot Stone,  Reflexology,  Aroma Touch Technique,  Chair Massage,  Medical Cupping, body stretching and Range of Motion.  Laurie has various techniques for massage to help release tightness and relax the body, so healing can occur.

Laura Moore, LMT, Massage Therapist
Gurnee Office

Laura Moore is a licensed Massage Therapist since 2006. She has 8 years of clinical experience working along side various healthcare professionals, doctors, and other therapists. She specializes in Post-operative and rehabilitative work. Laura works with patients using different neuromuscular and stretching techniques, to assist the body in restoring itself back to its natural state of mobility and good function.

Zophia Lutnicka, LCMT, BS, Massage Therapist
Chicago Office

Sophie Lutnicka is a licensed certified clinical massage therapist with 23 years experience in whole body massage. In addition to her private practice she has worked in medical clinics, and has worked with Dr. Lisa M. Schoene since 2001. She received her BS degree in Warsaw Poland, and began her private practice in 1993 after getting certification in Swedish and Esalen massage from Massage Institute, CA. She also earned her certification in Clinical Massage Therapy from The Soma Institute, Chicago. She has additional training in Neuromuscular Therapy Pain Relief, Reiki, Manual Lymph Drainage, Sports Massage, Muscle Release for Repetitive Use Injuries, Active Isolated Stretching, Myofascial Release, 130 hours in Ortho-Bionomy training, Positional Release, Muscle Energy, and Kinesia Treatment for Parkinson's Disease. She also has training in therapeutic modalities and insurance billing. She keeps current with therapy strategies and pursues her personal passion in holistic health and nutrition. Other interests include: dance, Tai Chi and the arts.

Iris Cocom, Nail Technician
Gurnee Office

Iris Cocom is a Nail Technician who has over 15 years of experience and has been licensed in Illinois since 2001. She originally studied cosmetology in Belize, Central America and continued with her training at the College of Lake County. She has worked as a licensed Pedicurist and Manicurist at salons in Lake County and at customer’s homes as well. She joins Gurnee Podiatry and Sports Medicine Assoc. to help complete our well rounded Podiatric Practice to service all of our patients. With safe and sanitary practices Iris will perform all types of Pedicure spa services, men’s sports pedicures and will complement our regular routine foot care seniors and Diabetics if they want a partial spa treatment or an application of nail polish! She understands how important excellent customer service and quality standards are for client satisfaction.