Voted Best Massage in the North Country since 2009!
"You get to the soul of every muscle!" Lisa S., Lake Placid
Relax - Recover - Relieve Pain
At Balanced Bodywork You'll Find...
Longer treatments for less money than the big spas
"A Welcoming Haven from Pain, Stress and the Everyday."
Our mission is to provide the, most effective and enjoyable Massage Therapy possible, with caring, personal service and the best value.
We can travel throughout the region to you for Massage Therapy in your home, camp or hotel. With the largest local team of traveling therapists, we can accomodate groups of almost any size.
Gift Certificates are available!
Call 518-523-3780 for appointments or visit our studio at 2733 Main Street, above High Peaks Cyclery.
We are a Female/Male Co-Owned and MassageTherapist Owned local business. Thank you for visiting!
Shelley LaPorte and Tim Chien; LMT's, Founders & Owners
Thanks again to our loyal community! Balanced Bodywork was voted the area's Best Massage for the 6th year in a row. We feel very blessed!
Co-Founder Tim Chien has returned from working with the US Bobsled and Skeleton teams during the World Cup race in St. Moritz, Switzerland, providing massage therapy for the team during the intense lead up to Olympic team selection. "It was an extrordinary and invaluable experience, and I look forward to seeing these athletes excel in the Sochi Olympics and beyond!"
We provide effective Sports Massage, wonderful, flowing Swedish massage, powerful deep-tissue, Thai, Hot-Stone massage, Reiki, Reflexology, Paraffin dips and our own Integrated Therapeutic Massage tailored just for you. Tandem sessions for couples or friends are a specialty, either together in the same room or in private rooms. We offer prenatal massage to safely and naturally help with the aches and pains of any stage of pregnancy.We can also do all the travelling and set up in your home, camp or hotel so all you have to do is relax!
We are located On Main Street near the speed skating oval, the Arena and the beach, at the McKinley Street stoplight above High Peaks Cyclery. Our wellness oasis includes a comfortable lounge, complimentary teas, 3 single massage rooms and 1 larger room which is ideal for couples or a private yoga lesson. You'll feel calmer just walking in the door.
We are open 7 days a week, and take appointments from 8am to 8pm. Availability may vary. Appointments are recommended but walk-ins are welcome and will be accommodated as availability permits.