1016 SE 12th Ave

Portland, OR


(503) 902-5078


click the button below to schedule an appointment online

Online scheduling

By Appointment Only


Laura Starr

Sunday, Monday, Wednesday, and Thursday












COVID-19 Update

Awakenings Wellness Center and myself are following OHA mandates for medical settings. Therefore, as of April 3rd, 2023 masks will be optional in the building and in my studio.



New Clients

Balanced Bodywork is located inside the Awakenings Wellness Center. If you are a new client, please plan to arrive 5-10 minutes early to fill out your client intake form, or you can click the link below to complete the form prior to your appointment. There is a parking lot across the street for your convenience. I hope to see you soon!

Welcome to Balanced Bodywork

Balanced Bodywork provides customized therapeutic massage for the treatment of acute and chronic pain as well as general relaxation massage. Each session is catered to your individual needs to promote healing, facilitate awareness of the mind body connection, and support your ultimate well being. "I am results-oriented. I want to witness each client positively affected; changed, in multiple facets, when they walk out the door." -Laura Starr, Owner and LMT



Click the following links to learn more about the services and the therapist. 

Gift Certificates

Gift certificates are available again for the holiday season. Click the link to purchase. Paper gift certificates are available for purchase in my office by appointments only.