Massage Therapy


The Rehab Department of Wake Forest Baptist Health – Wilkes Medical Center has a full-time licensed massage therapist on staff. The beneficial results of massage can be numerous.

Massage is very useful for managing stress. A single massage is like a mini-vacation from physical, emotional and mental stress. Having regular massages is even more beneficial.

Linda Bloedau, MS, LMBT, is the massage therapist on staff at Wake Forest Baptist Health – Wilkes Medical Center. She graduated from Southeastern School of Neuromuscular Massage Therapy and is licensed in the State of North Carolina, and nationally certified in massage and bodywork. She is a certified practitioner of WATSU, (Water Shiatsu) and is a professional member of the American Massage Therapy Association.