Massage Therapy

Lisa Gainey has been a Licensed Massage Therapist in the Puget Sound area since 1992 and has worked in a variety of settings, from private practice and hospitals to medical spas. Ever since she started massage therapy, one of her areas of concentration has been women’s health and wellness. She has completed professional continuing education in pregnancy and labor massage, infant massage, and advanced women’s bodywork and in 2002, she completed Doula training with Susan Sherwood and Palmer Scheutzow. In addition to these modalities, she also has education and experience in oncology massage, cupping therapy, gua sha, deep tissue and aromatherapy.

Her massage sessions at TBI, a blend of modalities and she currently utilizes deep tissue, aromatherapy, cupping and gua sha and pregnancy massage techniques into her sessions. At this time, she does not bill insurance plans.

As a Tacoma native, Lisa is passionate about giving back to our community. To help serve the pediatric community, she is an active participant in the Mary Bridge Children’s Hospital Festival of Trees event and BRIDGES: A Center for Grieving Children and The Moyer Foundation’s Camp Erin, grief and loss camp for children.

 She is married with two children, and her youngest child was born at The Birthing Inn! She believes in holistic care, restoring health, partnering with her clients and other providers on supporting wellness goals, and enjoys establishing long-term relationships with her massage clients. During her family time, she enjoys hiking, traveling and running 1/2 marathons.


Lisa  is available on “most saturday’s” she offers the following modalities:  Swedish Massage, Deep Tissue Massage, Pregnancy Massage, Cupping Therapy, Gua Sha, and Aromatherapy.  Just tell Lisa what is bothering you and let her help!

*TBI does not process insurance claims for massage services. Check with your insurance company to see if you can be reimbursed for therapeutic massage recommended by your doctor.

Building Entrance: The entrance to the birthing Inn is located on the left side of the “Pearl Place Professional Building.” Please arrive 5 minutes prior to your session time.

Form of payment: Credit or Debit Card

Service type and price: 30- minute (chair sessions) $40.00, 60-minute regular sessions $75.00, 90-minute regular sessions  $95.00

Tipping your therapist: Typically 15-20% is the recommendation.   Please provide a check or cash for your dedicated therapist  on the day of your service.

How to schedule: Use the drop down menu where is says select your appointment type, choose 60-minute regular sessions for $75.00 or  a 90-minute regular session for $95.00