Our highly trained and experienced massage therapists realize that no two bodies are the same so we invite you to try our signature massage, the Custom Therapeutic Massage. Every therapy service, every session can be customized to meet your specific needs. What sets us apart from the rest? Aside from treating each client individually by really listening to their needs, here at UKAM, caring, educated, gifted and intuitive therapists make all the difference. As a client, you can rest assure that you will not be rushed on and off the table as we space out appointments appropriately to allow time to consult with you before each session, complete your full session (if you arrive on time) and even allow some time in the end for you to relax before getting up. We offer a variety of massage lengths ranging from 30 minutes to 120 minutes. Our goal is not to see how many clients we can squeeze onto the schedule each day but to simply help all of our clients achieve the results desired through therapeutic touch and quality bodywork. If you have any comments or questions, please feel free to contact us at
U-Knead-A Massage Inc. MM18079
796 Crestview Circle NW
Port Charlotte FL 33948
Office: 941-255-8526 (UKAM) Cell: 941-234-6759
Hours of operation Mon Tue Thurs Friday 10am - 6pm
Wednesday and Saturday 10am-4pm
We would welcome the opportunity to earn your trust and deliver you the best service in the industry.
Meet Our Team
Minerva Noltee, LMT CNMT MA 39051
Founder of U-Knead-A Massage Inc./Therapist of the UKAM healing team.
In 2006 I started U-Knead-A Massage at a small two room studio in the back of a warehouse. It was small but it was all mine. I was grateful and excited to embark on a journey that has been the best years of my life. Continuously growing, we currently have three therapists and are always looking for like minded therapists to join the "UKAM Healing Team". My overall vision is to create a truly unique healing environment.
I have and unquenchable thirst for knowledge. Over the last 19 years I have had the pleasure to study with true geniuses in their craft like, John Barnes, completing 5 out of 10 John F Barnes Myofascial Release approach seminars. Some of the other Masters of Massage include, Aaron Mates, Margie Meshew, Shamaya Cha, Jim Cain, Michelle Manna, and my Thai teachers Therdchai Chumphoopong his mother Mum and brother Mos, Pichest Boonthumme and many more. Each of them taught me something invaluable about myself and the best ways to help heal my fellow man through therapeutic touch. "Healing Through Therapeutic Touch"
I have completed certifications in Neuromuscular Therapy, Medical Massage, Thai Massage, Prenatal Massage, and Lymphatic Drainage. Some of my other specialties are MFR, Hot/Cold Stone Therapy, Bamboo fusion, Thai Herbal.
Check our Bodywork Services page for further details.
If you would like to book with me directly, please text my cell at:
941-234-6759 or call the office at 941-255-8526
I am available by appointment only, Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday 11:15-6:00
Barbara Gill....Office Assistant and Scheduling Liaison....
Barbara takes care of all of our day-to-day scheduling an office details. With a sunny disposition and an incredible work ethic she greets all of our clients with respect and tries to find the perfect fit between client and therapist. Barbara is originally from the Northeast, she moved to sunny Southwest Florida to be closer to her mother and grandmother. A mother and grandmother herself, she saw the importance of what quality care could mean for her family. Barbara prides herself on the care and love she gives to others. This made her a perfect fit to join the UKAM healing team. We welcome Barbara to the UKAM family.
Angelica Warn LMT MA 91580,
(Currently on Maternity leave will return in June)
Angelica Warn has been a massage therapist for a little over 2 years now. In the last 2 years, Angelica has continued her education, and has become a Certified Pre-Natal and Certified Hot Stone Massage Therapist. She was born and raised right here in Southwest Florida. She’s always loved helping people and when she came across massage therapy, she knew this was the best way that she could be a part of someone's health and wellness journey. She was at the top of her class at Florida Academy and has many plans to accelerate her career further. She’s so happy to be part of the UKAM family and can not wait to see where it takes her in the future. She has and incredible work ethic, and dedication to the overall good health of all her clients.
Some of Angelica's other Specialties include Pre-natal and Post-Natal Massage Swedish, Hot/Cold/Salt Stone Therapy, Massage Cupping and our signature massage the Custom Therapeutic.
To book your next healing session with Angelica, please call the office 941-255-8526.
Angelica is available by appointment:
Monday, Tuesday, Friday 10:00am - 6:00pm
Saturday 10:00am - 4:00pm
Light to Deep pressure
Karen Given LMT MA 89549
Karen has been a member of the UKAM healing team for almost 6 months. She loves aerial yoga and enjoying the goodness of Florida living.
Karen is a graduate of the Sunstate Academy and holds and aesthetician license as well as massage license. Some of Karen's specialties include, our signature massage The Custom Therapeutic, Medical Massage for Injuries, Soothing Hot Stone Therapy, Sports Massage and restorative Swedish Massage. She is currently studying Reiki and Massage Cupping to add to her ever growing list of specialties.
To book your next massage experience with this talented Massage Therapist, please call 941-255-8526
Karen is available by appointment:
Wednesday, Thursday 10:00am- 3:30pm
Appointments may be added as availability increases
Shiloh Burger LMT MA 941631
Shiloh Burger has been a massage therapist for over a year. She graduated at the top of her class from Florida Academy of Massage. With a passion for helping people, her focus has been on therapeutic and medical massage for injuries. While working under a Chiropractor, Shiloh took the initiative to learn as much as possible about muscle movement and memory, the nervous system and how they all interact, thus enhancing her skillset by adding many therapeutic tools to her massage tool belt. Her colleagues were well versed in medical massage and energy work and willing to help mold this talented, young therapist. Leaving her with a better understanding of the body as a whole. Shiloh is excited to start her journey with the UKAM family and all the new learning experiences it will bring. We are very excited to have Shiloh join us.
To book your next massage experience with this gifted Massage Therapist please call
Shiloh is available by appointment:
Monday and Tuesday 10:00am- 6:00pm
Appointments may be added as availability increases
Anne Rager LMT MA 12210
Anne's massage journey began more than 3 decades ago. After receiving the immense healing benefits of massage, she was inspired to embark on a lifetime of learning. She graduated from The Sarasota School of Natural Healing Arts in February 1991. Early in her journey she was employed by RehabWorks Physical Therapy in Bradenton, FL for 2 years (1993-1995) while working in private practice for nearly 30 years in Sarasota.
Anne has a wealth of experience and training and holds Certifications in Neuromuscular, Medical Massage for Arthritis, Active Isolated and Resistance Stretching, Thai Foot Massage ,Reflexology, Stone Massage and Prenatal Massage among a few of the many modalities she has studied. She is always eager to learn and constantly adding to her skills.
She excels at Deep Tissue Massage and customizing your massage to your specific needs
Anne has been a North Port resident since 1997 and is excited to be working with and collaborating with the extraordinary therapists of the UKAM family.
To book an appointment with Anne please call the office 914-255-8526 She is available by appointment Thursday and Friday 10:00am-6:00pm
Susan Escarra- LMT MA 27872
Marsha Hoff LMT MA59107