Alexandria Bodyworks

728 Jefferson Street
Alexandria, VA 22314
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Phone: (703) 519-9900

Hours: M-F 9-8, S. 9-5. Sun. by appt.

Massage and Acupuncture Tailored To Your Needs

Alexandria Bodyworks is unique. While the methods and philosophies differ, the goals of Massage and Acupuncture are the same: The relief of stress and pain. Both techniques facilitate the body’s natural healing processes in order to achieve a healthful balance. Calvin Boothe and Helen McCollum have partnered to bring you a tailor made solution to what ails you. Whether you are looking to relax, or you are experiencing headache, chronic muscular pain or nearly any other disorder, Massage and Acupuncture either administered separately, or in combination could be the solution that you have been looking for.


You can count on Alexandria Bodyworks to be immaculately clean. Each of the four therapy rooms are pleasantly decorated, and include heated therapy tables for your comfort. Alexandria Bodyworks is located at 728 Jefferson Street, just one block off South Washington Street in Old Town. Ample parking is available around the back.

There are six Nationally Certified Massage Therapists on staff at Alexandria Bodyworks. Calvin Boothe, Rita Pearce, Caroline Quigley, Irish Everett, Marilyn Spilsbury and Diane Troup are each highly trained and dedicated professionals with over 30 years of experience between them. Several varieties of Massage Therapy are available including Swedish, Deep Muscle, Russian, Neuromuscular, Trigger Point, Shiatsu and Reflexology. Massage Therapy exercises muscles and moves body fluids to relieve stiffness and soreness. Through the restoration of impaired energy flow and stimulation of the circulatory and lymph systems, Massage Therapy improves the texture and elasticity of tissues. By breaking down adhesions and restrictions in and around your joints, Massage Therapy helps your body to rid itself of toxins. It stimulates the production of endorphins which are your body’s own chemical pain relievers. They offer a selection of aromatherapy products as well as lumbar supports and cervical pillows.

A graduate of the Maryland Institute of Traditional Chinese Medicine (MITCM), Helen McCollum is a National Board Certified Acupuncturist. Helen has traveled to China as part of her studies and credits acupuncture for her recovery from years of chronic neck and upper back pain. Did you know that the National Institute of Health has endorsed Acupuncture as an effective treatment for many maladies such as back pain, asthma, postoperative dental pain, addiction, stroke rehabilitation, cramps, and nausea during pregnancy? Acupuncture needles are single use, disposable and only as fine as a human hair so that there is little or no discomfort. Acupuncture is a very relaxing experience that leaves one feeling energized with a sense of well being. Let Helen help you to understand how Acupuncture works with your body’s energy to strengthen your immune system and promote your bodies ability to heal itself.


A visit to Alexandria Bodyworks will leave you feeling soothed and rejuvenated. Knowing that your have begun the journey to a healthy, balanced life is sure to lift your spirit. The nice folks at Alexandria Bodyworks have treated people from 2 to 92. Everyone at Alexandria Bodyworks really enjoy seeing the positive results their patients experience. If you’ve never experienced Massage Therapy or Acupuncture before, you must give them a try.

Alexandria Bodyworks

728 Jefferson Street
Alexandria, VA 22314
***
Phone: (703) 519-9900

Hours: M-F 9-8, S. 9-5. Sun. by appt.

Massage and Acupuncture Tailored To Your Needs