Advanced Massage Therapy Clinic in Ann Arbor, Michigan
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(734) 707-7687
(305) 586-6511

About the Founder

Profile PictureAnn Arbor Professional Massage Clinic was incorporated by Illyen Velez, AP, LMT. Illyen is a state licensed advanced practitioner of medical- clinical, and sports massage. She graduated at the top of her class from Flint School of Therapeutic Massage in 2008, and was awarded the prestigious Achievement of Excellence Certificate.

Illyen began her career working closely with health care professionals in the chiropractic field. She was a practitioner at the VA Hospital in Detroit as part of the Advanced Practitioner Program from the Health Enrichment Center at Lapeer, MI. During her time at the VA Hospital, Illyen contributed to the rehabilitation of many patients with medical conditions such as TMJ, carpal tunnel, frozen shoulder, tennis elbow, plantar fasciitis, sciative nerve pain, arms/hips and legs motion restriction due to a traumatic event in combat or repetitive use injuries. She also provided pain reduction therapy on individuals with chronic pain, post-surgery spinal injuries(low back), shoulder/rotator-cuff dysfunction and neck pain due to upper muscles tension or rounded posture, clients with multiple sclerosis, fibromyalgia, headaches and migraines .  Illyen is a strong believer in continuous education and the benefits of providing her clients with the latest proven techniques. In order to stay current, Illyen continues to be a member of the Health Enrichment Center even after graduating from their Advanced Practitioner Program.

With nine years of experience in the field of therapeutic massage and bodywork, Illyen is proud to be a specialist in the following techniques: Orthopedic/Clinical Massage, Sports Massage, Neuro-Muscular Therapy, Myofascial Release, Soft Tissue Manipulation, Muscle Energy Technique or Passive/Active Isolated stretching, Deep Tissue, Relaxation, and Prenatal Massage.  She is an active member of the Associated Body Work & Massage Professionals, ABMP.

*Celebrity Clientele*

Among Illyen’s satisfied clients are Olympic swimming athletes like Milorad Cavic, silver medalist 2004 and bronze medalist George Bovell. Renowned entertainment professionals such as music producer Anastasia Brown, director Rob Reiner and location manager Peter Martorano have also benefited from Illyen’s expert services.

Event Specials

Valentine's Day Special

90 minutes for only $75


Clinic Hours:

Mondays - Fridays: 10:30am to 9pm

Saturdays: 10:30am to 6pm.

Sundays: Closed

Massages by appointments only.

All credit cards are accepted.


New Client Special!

Welcome!  Choosing a good, local massage therapist is already hard enough.  Picking the one with also the best value should be easy.  Enjoy our discounted price for: 

  • 60 min massage for $50.00
  • 75 min massage for $60.00
  • 90 min massage for $75.00
  • 120 min massage for $90.00 


Sessions include:

A postural medical assessment, a range-of-motion assessment, and a customized massage.

Try us and you will find yourself coming back for more...

Free Birthday Massage

bithday1It is with great pleasure and sincere gratitude that A2 Professional Massage offers a FREE 60 minutes Massage! to all recurring clients in celebration of their birthday*.  Just call to schedule an appointment as the big day approaches and we will take care of the rest.  We truly appreciate your continued support and loyalty.

*Some rules apply

Referral Rewards

We love Referrals!  But we also love thanking our clients for spreading the word. Refer a family member, friend or co-worker and you will receive automatically $10.00 Discount! that you can use it on your next massage.  Just let us know it is from you or make sure tell your friends write down your name on their intake form.

*Please note:  Referral rewards can be combined with specials and be applied towards package or gift cards anytime!.