Novi Massage Therapist | Brighton Stretch Therapy

About Our Michigan Sports Massage Therapists

Tri-Covery was founded on a vision to deliver massage and stretch therapies on a higher level of effectiveness than what is available through other facilities.

Massage therapists at Tri-Covery hold multiple certifications in specialties not typically offered by the average Michigan massage therapist. 

The Tri-Covery difference begins with an individualized discovery process to determine your needs and develop a custom treatment plan that will help you reach your goals for healing and fitness. Everyone can benefit from our therapies. Our clients include soccer moms and soccer players; weekend golfers and professional athletes. We treat pulled hamstrings and post-physical therapy hip replacements. Come find out why our client list continues to grow. Tri-Covery Massage & Flexibility has three locations in southeastern Michigan; Novi, Birmingham, and Brighton. Call 248-773-8242 to schedule a consultation at any location.

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Tri-Covery Massage & Flexibility has 3 locations in southeastern Michigan;
Novi, Birmingham, & Brighton.

Call 248-773-8242 to schedule a consultation at any location.

Jeff Kong, Owner, Principal Therapist and Trainer

Jeff Kong

Jeff Kong has built Tri-Covery around his unique blend of experiences as an athlete, trainer and massage therapist. Client and professional referrals account for the continued growth of Tri-Covery.

Sports trainers/coaches, physicians and other therapists frequently send their clients to Tri-Covery to experience the benefits of the specialized approach and therapies offered here.

Sports Trainer/Massage Therapist

Jeff received his massage therapy training under the late Irene Gauthier, known nationally as “The Grandmother of Massage,” founder of the Irene’s Myomassology Institute. In 1999, Jeff began gaining experience as both a sports trainer and a massage therapist. It was during this time that Jeff discovery how well the two applications complemented each other and could benefit his clients.

By 2006, Jeff’s unique combination of massage and sports training had developed a strong clientele of endurance athletes such as marathoners, triathletes, adventure racers and cyclists. His skills were helping many athletes recover from their strenuous athletic training and injuries.

Tri-Covery Massage and Flexibility

In 2010, Jeff stepped out on his own to fulfill his vision for a new type of massage therapy facility – Tri-Covery. At Tri-Covery, Jeff and his highly-trained staff, deliver the most effective therapies available for improvement of physical dexterity and recovery from injuries.

Call 248-773-8242 to schedule a consultation
at any of our three locations.

Novi – World Headquarters
Birmingham Office
Brighton Office

TESTIMONIALS

  • “You will never meet a more honest, caring, dedicated individual than Jeff Kong!”

    Penny S.
  • I met Jeff this past summer while I was training for the 2011 Detroit Free Press Marathon. I had joined a Running Fit training group for long distance running (501 group) and Jeff came to lecture the us about recovery and how to sort out issues we may have had during the training process.

    I was having some issues with my calf and went to see him. I was very impressed with his level of knowledge and experience for sorting out what we going wrong. He was able to quickly see I was compensating with one side over another and was able to articulate what he thought was happening. It gave me a completely new outlook on how my body was reacting to the training. He also gave me advice on how to continue the training with stretching and ice baths, etc. So not only did I receive a massage, I also received tips on how to train smart. With his help, I was able continue the training injury free and my calf issues eventually went away.

    If you’re an athlete training for a sporting event, I’d highly recommend going to see Jeff! You won’t be disappointed.

    Bruce R.
  • I have been coming to Tri-Covery since Jeff opened his doors! When I started training for marathons, I learned quickly that I need several tools to get to the starting line uninjured. Sports massage is one of those tools. Over the years, Jeff has worked on my problem areas, while giving good advice and recommendations. Ice, ice, and more ice!
    Jeff really wants to help his clients and is truly excited when they are successful in their athletic endeavors. As long as I’m running, I’ll be coming to Tri-Covery for my physical (and moral) support.

    Jessica S.
  • “I have been seeing Jeff now for several years, and I can say without any hesitation, that he is the finest massage therapist in the land. Not only is he skilled and knowledgeable, but he is also one of the nicest people you will ever come across. Jeff takes the time to access your needs and concerns, and then skillfully goes to work on your problem areas. I would recommend Jeff to anyone who desires massage therapy delivered in a relaxing, friendly and professional environment.”

    David S.
  • HOLY COW! I went to Steve for a massage following a week of golfing. I was experiencing so much back pain and had been doing the usual motrin/heating pad. After the deep tissue work and some related stretching, I am beyond thrilled. I can move without pain. I am shocked by the results. I am forever grateful and Tri-Covery will be a ritual for health and strength.

    Cindy F.
  • Jeff did lots of stretching with me on my first visit, talking me through every single one and enlightening me about my own muscles and how various ones were affecting my SI joint area. My second and third visits were more massage-focused and it seems he’s some sort of muscle-joint-bone whisperer, because I’ve noticed a significant reduction of aches and stabs in my pelvis that I would normally feel multiple times a day. I can’t even fully explain how cool it was on my second visit when Jeff found some painful areas near my SI joint and literally worked them free of that pain. It would start out painful when he touched, but he would (gently) persist and the pain would dissipate. It was amazing.
    I would highly recommend Jeff and his team if you’re dealing with chronic pain. I have no idea how my SI-joint got to be so jacked up over the years, but it’s finally receiving what it needs.

    Maura S.
  • I had some serious tightness in my lower back / hip area that caused enough pain to make my eyes water, couldn’t sleep, or barely bend down. With the help of Becky and John, I’ve had a miraculous recovery. Thanks so much!

    Denise B.
  • Tri-Covery offers a unique blend of techniques kind of like massage, stretch and physical therapy all mixed into one. Jeff and his team are trained in cutting edge therapies that are similar to what pro and elite athletes get from their team trainers in order to keep their performance optimal. They use a variety of methods and things that just aren’t widely available or that your average masseuse/therapist really knows about.

    As a casual athlete and amateur runner, triathlete and weight lifter, I found my body getting tighter and tighter over the years of training causing injuries and longer recovery times. I’ve tried deep tissue massage, chiropractic care, physical therapy, foam rolling, yoga/stretching with only minimal results. Tri-Covery has given me by far the best solution for my severe tightness and exercise related discomfort. The results are fast and pretty dramatic. I was almost ready to give up running until I started seeing Becky. Now I’m ready to sign up for my next half marathon. And that’s after 3 sessions.

    I’ve seen Jeff, Becky and Chris and all three are amazing therapists. They really understand the way the body’s muscle and connective tissue work together. When you come to them with a problem, they can figure out exactly what’s causing it–and often it’s different than what you think it is–and how to fix it. This place is a definite must for everyone experiencing soft tissue issues or injury, especially sports related. Best of all, Jeff and his team are deeply caring people and it’s clear they are passionate about helping clients become pain free and able to pursue their physical goals.

    Amy S.
  • “I consistently am thanked for referring clients to Jeff and often hear him described as, “caring, intuitive, engaged professional, and the best”. For these reasons, Jeff continues to earn my massage therapy referrals. Thank you, Jeff”

    Benjamin W., MSPT
  • My daughter had a stretching session with Steve before her high school league meet. She PR’d in all of her events, made her 2 state cuts, dropped a ton of time and got All League! Thanks Steve!

    Mary K.
  • “As both an athlete and a personal trainer, I understand the benefits of sports massage first-hand. When my body needs a rejuvenating massage, I call Jeff. If a friend, family member or training client can benefit from sports massage, the only name I give them is Jeff Kong. Very few people have the combined skill set of athlete, trainer and massage therapist with a functional knowledge of the body like Jeff. I never hesitate to recommend him, and you shouldn’t hesitate to call him.”

    Tad M.
  • When your body is in need of muscle repair or a good stretch, Tri-Covery is THE BEST! Awesome services and stellar “muscle-fixers.”

    Carrie W.

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STAFF SPOTLIGHT

Steve Hodges

Steve Hodges
Recovery Therapist

TPI Certified (Titleist Performance Institute), Certified Fascial Stretch Therapist, Level 3 Medical, Golf specialist to help with injuries and deliver you the “perfect swing.

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