N.V.B. Massage Associates provides advanced, exceptional and cost-effective clinical massage, bodywork and nutritional services through personalized care that also emphasizes wellness education.
Nestor V Battung is a Licensed Clinical Massage Therapist with eighteen years of clinical experience. For over 25 years he has been involved in the health and fitness field. He received his basic training from the Chicago School of Massage Therapy in April 2000, and Master of Clinical Massage Therapy from The Soma Institute in January 2010. He is certified in Orthopedic Massage, Pre- and Post-natal Massage, Manual Lymphatic Drainage Vodder Techniques, and trained in Kinesio-Taping.
Nestor is responsible for the successful treatments for clients seeking general relaxation, soft tissue recovery after physical activity, injury treatment and prevention, and chronic pain management, allowing him to practice fundamental techniques while incorporating the more specific modalities he has studied. Nestor is an independent contractor and one of the leading sports massage therapists for the United States Soccer Federation. He also is an approved independent provider for the United States Olympic Committee. He has worked with the U.S. Paralympic Soccer Team, treating those athletes that have Cerebral Palsy and recovering from Traumatic Brain Injuries. He is President and CEO of N.V.B. Massage Associates, Inc.
His experience working with numerous professional athletes, which include not only World Class International Soccer players, but several Chicago White Sox players, Chicago Blackhawks players, along with a full season with the 2007 Chicago Cubs, and World Class triathletes. Nestor also takes time to treat and work with local high school athletes. When he’s not traveling he has clinical hours by appointment at a clinic in Oakbrook Terrace, Illinois. He does see many golf enthusiasts at the Black Sheep Golf Club in Sugar Grove on the weekends and members from other prestigious private golf clubs in the surrounding area of Oak Brook, Illinois.
Nestor is a Professional Member of the American Massage Therapy Association and finds time to volunteer for the AMTA-IL Chapter. He held the 2nd Vice President position of the Illinois Chapter 2012-2014, Community Outreach Chair for the AMTA-IL Chapter 2011-2014, and the Development Committee Chair for the Massage Therapy Foundation 2016-2017. In 2010, he was awarded the National Sports Massage Therapist Achiever of the year, and in 2016 awarded the AMTA-IL Meritorious Award.