Brian is a Certified Massage Therapist, Health Educator, and Reiki Master Healer.
He is an Honors graduate of National Holistic Institute, and has studied CranioSacral Therapy at the Upledger Institute and Advanced Anatomy in the Cadaver Lab at California State University, Northridge.
A firm believer in the body's ability to heal itself, Brian sees his work as a powerful aid to that natural process. Through gentle and deep manipulation of the soft tissues, he is able to stimulate the immune and central nervous systems, helping regulate pain, break up adhesions, and restore energetic balance. He is passionate about helping people feel better, and is committed to helping his clients maintain balance and live healthy, relaxed and energetic lives.
He specializes in treating chronic pain and tension, with a particular focus on migraines, headaches, and disorders of the back, neck and head, as well as injury rehabilitation, sports massage, and regulation of the body's energetic flow. His technique combines elements of Shiatsu/Acupressure, Myofascial Massage, Trigger Point Therapy, CranioSacral Therapy, PNF Stretching, and Joint Mobilization. He understands that every client's specific needs are different, therefore each of his sessions are customized to best address these unique qualities.
Brian is a lifelong musician and visual artist, having shown an aptitude for the creative arts at a very young age. In addition to his creative pursuits, he spends his free time meditating, reading, baking and cooking healthy food, and spending time in nature. He keeps himself fit by cycling and practicing Hakkoryu Jujutsu and Iyengar Yoga.
“"The service was great. Thank you"” Shawn Richesin TOUR MANAGER - Kaleo
“"Thank u for great service."” Chris Daughtry TM Alan
“"We really like Denise (Boston Dotbot) she does a great job in Mass.... Of course all the therapists have been great on this run" Jan. 2014” Gipsy Kings TM John
“I just wanted to say thanks for another great tour. Your folks were, per usual, wonderful. You provide a great service, and I appreciate it.” Manager of Everlast
“Cherrie in NH was awesome!!! Thank you for the great service. ” Black Label Society TM Mike
“"They were very pleased, excellent job. Thanks again"” Empire of the Sun TM Tim
“"The Dotbot, Chandra (San Diego) you had come out today, was amazing!"” NIghtwish TM Roger
“"Heather (Seattle) was awesome...Pain is down from a 9 to about a 2 or 3. By far, one of the best massages I have ever gotten. As usual, you and your Bots rock!"” Van Halen Tour Management Mike. M
Thank you again for taking such good care of us. Your Dotbots are doing a great job for us out here and making happiness for our bands and crew.
Melanie” Casting Crowns Tour manager Melanie H.
“"As always thank you! Great service as ever.
TB"” Tyler the Creator Tour manager Tim Boardman
“"Once again, Dr Dots comes thru! Thanks!"” Victor Wooten PM/TM Jack T.
“Lars (Stockholm Dotbot) took care of the band-members and left all in awe!
He provided a table, towels etc which made it very easy to work with.
Very on point and definitely made for an amazing show at night - thank you again!
Romi (Prague Dotbot) came by, arrived early, was very well prepped (had her own table, scented candles, oils, towels) and had the brightest smile we'd seen in days!
She took care of the band-members who all were left amazed and startled by her touch ;)
Thanks Romana, def will hit you up next time round.
Tour Manager - Ben Howard” Martijn Tour Manager - Ben Howard
“"Thank you so very much for your help Dot. We really couldn't do the shows without you!"” Dream Theater tour manager Brad
“Dot Stein I've used your services twice the last 2 months. Both times we were provided with responsive communication (yay Michele) and professional therapists who understood what my artists and dancers needed. The therapists were caring and competent. Thank you for the service you provide and your commitment to us out here on the road. Bravo!” Christine M. Tour Manager of Nutcracker Moscow Dance Squad and RAIN
“Thanks a lot for your help along the way!” Sherri - Production Coordinator (Mannheim Steamroller)
“"you KNOW I would only use your team Dot. We go back way. You're the best!"” Mitch; Production Manager Steely Dan
“"I feel much better since getting massage from Dot-Bots and I am thrilled with my progress. You guys have saved me!"” Gypsy, Tour manager of Behemoth
“I only and will only use DOT BOTS!” Sid Wilson (Slipknot)
“Excellent. Loving your service - girls have been fantastic.” John Nave (Tour Manager - Gipsy Kings)
“Thank you for all the great therapy over the touring year. I appreciate your professional staff and look forward to working with them again soon.” Steve Miller
“"She rules. Our favorite yet. Let's have her every time"” Edward Sharpe & the Magnetic Zeros TM Sam
“Dr. DOT is the best. She has this ability to relate to everyone somehow and is so passionate about massage, what other boss do you know comes out and does massage, obviously she only hires the best.” Jeremy (Bassist of Paramore)
“"Thank you so much. The band was very happy and it was great to have someone show up with such short notice." ” Odd Future manager
“I am very impressed with the Dr. Dot team! Your team is consistent, professional and give an outstanding massage. I like the idea that all Dot Bots are auditioned/tested before they get on the team.” Carl (Madness)
“"Dr. Dot and her team are GREAT; the Dot Bots did an amazing job, thanks for helping us on tour"” Zucchero Tour manager, Raymond A.
“"Thanks for the prompt service. Amy (Miami) was great!"” Paul C. (Tour manager of the Hives)
“"the Dotbots were excellent!! thanks again and can’t wait to do it again.."” Chromeo Tour manager Ray
“The Dot Bots are awesome. I send one email and one magically appears no matter where we are in the country.” Demun - Singer of Rehab
“I am amazed at how efficient your team is. Bravo!” Helen PMA Lady Gaga tour
“"Both Kaya and Skye did a great job for us. We love your team, please send more Dot Bots asap"” Experience Hendrix Tour