About Us

I am a licensed massage therapist offering therapeutic and relaxation massage to relieve pain, reduce stress, and restore optimal functioning. I also offer sports massage for athletes of any level, as well as chair massage for events and in the workplace.

I offer custom-designed sessions tailored to address your particular needs while also relaxing the entire body. I work with you to design an individualized treatment plan to best support your health and well-being.

My technique is based in Swedish circulatory massage, and I incorporate Deep Tissue Massage, Trigger Point Therapy, body mobilization techniques, myofascial release, and hydrotherapy applications.

My practice of massage is grounded in a solid understanding of anatomy, myology (the study of muscles), and kinesiology (the study... more

Bodies in Balance Massage Therapy

800 Main Street

Amherst , MA 01002 map it

(413) 687-3912

License: #308

Hours of Operation

M 07:00 AM - 09:00 PM
T 07:00 AM - 09:00 PM
W 07:00 AM - 09:00 PM
Th 07:00 AM - 09:00 PM
F 07:00 AM - 05:00 PM
Sa 10:00 AM - 04:00 PM
S Closed

Client Testimonials

Here's what our clients are saying


  • Michael is the best massage therapist in the Pioneer Valley. He works out of a small, cozy office, and does great work.

    Best massage every received!

  • Always a thoughtful and responsive session with highly therapeutic results! Thank you

    Very relaxing environment and was explained about that would happen during my massage to make the experience more comfortable for me.

  • Michael is always good. He always asks if there are specific areas that need attention, and when I tell him, he works on those areas. He is very flexible in terms of his time as well. he is delightful. I have been seeing him for several years, and my son and his wife see him as well.I recommend him highly

    Michael! You are the best!! Thank you

  • Combination of skill, care and attention to individual needs

    I think Michael is the best massage therapist I've been to, and I've been to many! He's strong, but gentle and quiet, and very skillful at finding the places that need help relaxing.

  • Michael makes it very easy to schedule appointments around my hectic schedule.

    Michael truly knows how to address the right areas of discomfort or pain in my body. I always feel tremendously better after having an appointment with him.

Therapeutic and Relaxation Massage

$50
30min
$80
60min
$110
90min

Deep Tissue Massage

$50
30min
$80
60min
$110
90min
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Sports Massage

$50
30min
$80
60min
$110
90min
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4 60 Minute Massages

4 60 Minute Massages. They never expire, and you're welcome to use them yourself or pass them along to family members or friends.
$280
60min.
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4 90 Minute Massages

4 90 Minute Massages. They never expire, and you're welcome to use them yourself or pass them along to family members or friends.
$400
90min.
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Michael M.

License: MA #3170

14 Verified Reviews

Therapeutic and Relaxation Massage

$50
30min
$80
60min
$110
90min

Deep Tissue Massage

$50
30min
$80
60min
$110
90min
Select

Sports Massage

$50
30min
$80
60min
$110
90min
Select

Special Offers

4 60 Minute Massages

$280
60min.
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4 90 Minute Massages

$400
90min.
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by Jesse on Sep 08
Michael is the best massage therapist in the Pioneer Valley. He works out of a small, cozy office, and does great work.
by Mary on Feb 08
Best massage every received!
by Ros on Dec 20
Always a thoughtful and responsive session with highly therapeutic results! Thank you
by Anonymous on Dec 17
Very relaxing environment and was explained about that would happen during my massage to make the experience more comfortable for me.
by Calla on Oct 25
Michael is always good. He always asks if there are specific areas that need attention, and when I tell him, he works on those areas. He is very flexible in terms of his time as well. he is delightful. I have been seeing him for several years, and my son and his wife see him as well.I recommend him highly
by Pannapa on Oct 22
Michael! You are the best!! Thank you
by Anonymous on Sep 17
Combination of skill, care and attention to individual needs
by Frances on Jul 04
I think Michael is the best massage therapist I've been to, and I've been to many! He's strong, but gentle and quiet, and very skillful at finding the places that need help relaxing.
by Richard on Jun 07
Michael makes it very easy to schedule appointments around my hectic schedule.
by Brian on May 28
Michael truly knows how to address the right areas of discomfort or pain in my body. I always feel tremendously better after having an appointment with him.

Average Rating:

4.93 (Based on 14 Reviews)

92 %

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Professionalism
by Jesse on Sep 2017
Verified
Service Received: Therapeutic and Relaxation Massage with Michael M.
Michael is the best massage therapist in the Pioneer Valley. He works out of a small, cozy office, and does great work.

Business response:

Thanks so much, Jesse! Looking forward to seeing you soon. Be well.

by Mary on Feb 2017
Verified
Service Received: Therapeutic and Relaxation Massage with Michael M.
Best massage every received!

Business response:

Thank you so much! I'm so glad you enjoyed your session. Hope to see you again soon.

by Ros on Dec 2016
Verified
Service Received: Therapeutic and Relaxation Massage with Michael M.
Always a thoughtful and responsive session with highly therapeutic results! Thank you

Business response:

Thank you so much, Ros! Looking forward to seeing you again soon.

by Anonymous on Dec 2016
Verified
Service Received: Therapeutic and Relaxation Massage with Michael M.
Very relaxing environment and was explained about that would happen during my massage to make the experience more comfortable for me.
by Calla on Oct 2016
Verified
Service Received: Therapeutic and Relaxation Massage with Michael M.
Michael is always good. He always asks if there are specific areas that need attention, and when I tell him, he works on those areas. He is very flexible in terms of his time as well. he is delightful. I have been seeing him for several years, and my son and his wife see him as well.I recommend him highly

Business response:

Thank you so much, Calla! I really appreciate it. Hope to see you soon.

by Pannapa on Oct 2016
Verified
Service Received: Therapeutic and Relaxation Massage with Michael M.
Michael! You are the best!! Thank you

Business response:

Thanks you so much, Pannapa! I really appreciate it. Hope to see you soon.

by Anonymous on Sep 2016
Verified
Service Received: Deep Tissue Massage with Michael M.
Combination of skill, care and attention to individual needs

Business response:

Thanks you so much!

by Frances on Jul 2016
Verified
Service Received: Therapeutic and Relaxation Massage with Michael M.
I think Michael is the best massage therapist I've been to, and I've been to many! He's strong, but gentle and quiet, and very skillful at finding the places that need help relaxing.

Business response:

Thank you so much! I really appreciate your feedback. Looking forward to seeing you soon.

by Richard on Jun 2016
Verified
Service Received: Therapeutic and Relaxation Massage with Michael M.
Michael makes it very easy to schedule appointments around my hectic schedule.

Business response:

Thanks so much, Richard! Looking forward to seeing you again soon.

by Brian on May 2015
Verified
Service Received: Deep Tissue Massage with Michael M.
Michael truly knows how to address the right areas of discomfort or pain in my body. I always feel tremendously better after having an appointment with him.

Business response:

Thanks so much, Brian! So glad to hear that the session was helpful. See you soon.

by Anonymous on May 2015
Verified
Service Received: with Michael M.
Thank you. It was wonderful, as usual.
by Anonymous on May 2015
Verified
Service Received: Therapeutic and Relaxation Massage with Michael M.
Outstanding service. Michael is by far the best! Very professional and always on time.
by Anonymous on May 2015
Verified
Service Received: 60 Minute Massage with Michael M.
The rating speaks for itself.
by Mark on May 2015
Verified
Service Received: Therapeutic and Relaxation Massage with Michael M.
Michael provided me with the relief that I needed, removed a lot of knots and tension from my back and shoulders leaving me feeling relaxed and more flexible - just what I needed.

Business response:

Thank you so much. I'm so glad it was helpful. Hope to see you again soon.

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Bodies in Balance Massage Therapy

800 Main Street

Amherst , MA 01002 map it

Phone: (413) 687-3912

License: #308