The Herbert Wellness Center (HWC) offers massage appointments with licensed massage therapists to students, faculty and staff, and community members. Use the right-hand menu to learn more about the benefits of massage and how to schedule an appointment

Types of Massage Offered

Swedish massage is what many people think of when massage is mentioned. It uses long light strokes, deep kneading, small friction-type motions, light tapping, and movement of the joints. There are many other specialized techniques that you are able to take advantage of during your appointment. Ask your massage therapist about their knowledge of specific techniques that may suit your needs.

Wellness Center Massage Therapists

The HWC massage therapists have extensive training, as well as many years of experience in several types of massage. In the state of Florida, massage therapists are licensed to further ensure their level of competency and professionalism. Massage therapists have a basic knowledge of anatomy and physiology, and knowledge of when massage is or is not appropriate. 

Wellness on Wheels: Chair Massage for Events

The Herbert Wellness Center is happy to bring chair massage to University of Miami departments and organizations. What better way is there to reduce stress or show appreciation than by giving the gift of a massage! Our licensed massage therapists will meet your group on campus and treat you to chair massages! Call the Sales Office at 305-284-LIFE (5433) now to learn more about available times and rates. This services is only available on the Coral Gables campus, and is not available for non-UM affiliated community members.

Massage Service Policies

Check-In. Please check in at the Wellness Suite desk upon your arrival.  We recommend showering prior to your appointment to receive full-treatment benefit.  We regret that late arrivals will not receive an extension on their scheduled appointments.

Cancellation Policy. We request that guests extend a courteous notice for appointment changes and cancellations.  Not canceling or changing appointments 24 business hours in advance will result in being charged the full value of the treatment.  No-shows will be charged the full value of the treatments reserved.

Rates and Fees. Prices and services are subject to change without notice. Gratuity is greatly appreciated.

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