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1666 Massachusetts Ave, Lexington, MA
(781) 860-2324
Lexington, MA

Bodywork Masters

Therapeutic orthopedic deep tissue massage
to relieve chronic pain due to
sciatica, back pain and other ailments
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What is Bodywork?

Bodywork is a whole body approach to reducing pain and increasing mobility. Its unique and holistic approach works the connective tissue (fascia) to foster healing and provide injury protection.
You know that hip that's been bothering you? The problem may not be your hip, the problem may originate from trauma somewhere else in your body. Our job is to first identify and then treat the underlying cause of your issue. Focusing on your hip may give you temporary relief but treating the source of your issue will provide lasting relief. By taking a whole body approach, we get to the root of the problem, sometimes from decades old injuries, and promote blood flow to restore healthy tissue.

How can bodywork help you?

Bodywork can reduce or eliminate pain from


Injury can be caused by a trauma, overuse or imbalance in the body. Bodywork can reduce the damage to the tissue to reduce pain and speed up healing.


Bodywork can be used to prevent surgery or for post-surgery. We can can reduce inflammation, scar tissue and imbalances in the body to reduce pain.


Stress leads to tight muscles which can lead to migraines, chronic back pain or other imbalances in the body. Bodywork can relieve tightness and allow the body to perform optimally.


Overusing the same group of muscles tends to cause tight muscles and imbalances to the joints. Bodywork can realign the body to its optimal shape.
Learn More About Other Conditions Bodywork Can Correct


What bodywork can do for you


Reduce or eliminate chronic pain


Improve range of motion and reduce risk of injury


Improve physical, emotional and mental balance


Improve sports performance and prevent injury


Provide deeper and more restorative sleep


Decrease stress on the spine and keep joint and bones in proper alignment

Say No to Pain

Start living a pain free life. Book a session today!
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Our Services

Bodywork Treatments

A therapeutic massage, using hands on techniques and tools, to relieve pain and foster healing.

Assisted Stretching

Assisted stretching is a safe and painless way to improve mobility and flexibility.


Applied pressure to the hands and feet which helps alleviate stress, promote healing and bolster immunity.
We utilize many different techniques to identify, treat and restore functional and structural balance to the body.

Meet our Team!

Bodywork Masters' diverse and experienced team will help you feel your best.
BodyworkMasters Bob Tricomi


Owner, Master Bodyworker
BodyworkMasters Babette Nerzig


BodyworkMasters Jennifer Velis


500 Hour RYT - Registered Yoga Teacher
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What Our Clients Are Saying

  • "I am an active walker and yogi. Several years ago I had frozen shoulder that required surgery, post surgery I went to PT. On completion of PT my therapist recommended I see Bob at BWM to continue working on my range of motion. Bob significantly improved my range of motion, a few years later I developed frozen shoulder on my other shoulder and I didn’t need surgery, Bob was able to work on my shoulder to decrease the pain and increase my range of motion.

    I have recommended dozens of people to Bob, I truly believe that anyone that has pain in their body or lack of range of motion could benefit and avoid surgery/medication. My husband, children and siblings have all been treated at BWM. My husband and I keep regular appointments with Bob for maintenance."

    - Suzanne L.

  • "I’m retired and actively participate in golf, softball and fitness training. I had a knee replacement and post surgery I had a lack of range of motion and flexion. My son in California found BWM online after I tried PT and stretching on my own.

    I would absolutely refer Bob, he is extremely knowledgeable and experienced. He worked wonders with me over a period of 6 weeks. He is truly a “GO TO” Professional!"

    BOB W.

  • "I started getting bodywork at BWM after a rotator cuff surgery and months of PT with no relief of pain. I was at an exercise class when a friend recommended I see Bob. I was receiving cortisone shots and ready to schedule a second rotator cuff surgery. After 2 sessions with Bob I cancelled my second surgery and continued my sessions with Bob. I highly recommend Bob and have referred many friends and family to him."


  • I started coming to Bodywork Masters after I ended up in the Emergency Room for severe back pain caused by sciatica. The pain I experienced was intense, a 9 out of a scale of 10. I had shooting pain and numbness running from my low back and down both of my legs. The ER prescribed muscle relaxers but it was difficult to sleep, drive or even walk.

    I saw Bob a few days after the ER and could barely walk from the car to the office. After one session my pain was 30% less. I returned each week for more bodywork and within three sessions I was 80% better and each visit since I continue to get better and now have almost no back pain.

    Since I’ve been coming to Bodywork Masters I no longer need the muscle relaxers and I’m back to all my regular activities. Most importantly, I’m pain free.

    DEREK R.

Frequently Asked Questions

What should I expect from my first bodywork session?

During your first session you will complete a form with your presenting issues. Your therapist will discuss with you what the issue may be and then you will start your bodywork session. You may experience some bruising or red marks, this will depend on the state of the tissue being worked on. Bodywork can feel intense, especially the first session if there is an injury or trauma to the tissue.

What should I wear?

You should wear, or not wear, whatever will make you feel comfortable. You want to be sure the therapist can easily access whatever area is causing pain.

How often should I come?

That will vary based on your injury or condition of your tissue. If you have an acute issue that is causing pain or discomfort you may need to come more often in the beginning , every 10 days to 2 weeks, and spread out sessions as you heal. We recommend that you come every 4-6 weeks for maintenance to keep you body healthy. Your therapist will be able to give you a personal recommendation.

Do you accept insurance?

We accept FSA, Flexible Spending Accounts. You can use your FSA debit card or we can write you a receipt. We are working with some specific insurance companies to offer a discount on our services. We will post the details once we have worked out an arrangement.

Recent Blog Posts

Bodywork to treat Sever's Disease Pain

December 20, 2021
What is Sever's Disease? If you are a parent of a sporty child you may be familiar with Sever’s Disease. Sever’s Disease is one of the most common causes of heel pain in growing children. Ten percent of adolescents between 8-15 years old will experience this painful condition. It is more common in boys than […]
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Fibromyalgia pain relief through bodywork massage

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What is Fibromyalgia? Fibromyalgia is a chronic rheumatic pain disorder characterized by widespread muscle, tissue and joint pain and tenderness throughout the body. A person with fibromyalgia will experience pain even from the gentlest touch. In addition, many people often deal with fatigue, numbness, sleep, memory and mood issues such as depression and anxiety. It […]
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Bodywork for Sciatica Relief

September 1, 2021
When you experience pain, your first thought is likely how to relieve it. Sciatica pain can range from being uncomfortable to unbearable. It is often described as a burning sensation, tingling or numbness in the lower back, buttocks, front and/or back of the thighs or feet. Sciatica can make it difficult to stand, sit or […]
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