Intuitive Bodywork by Niko

Send an email

Based in Chicago

In-studio & mobile services

Starting at $100

Deep Tissue, Sports, Swedish & 4 other techniques

1 testimonial

COVID-19 advisory

Due to ongoing precautionary measures, massage therapy services may not be available in all communities. Please contact providers directly regarding availability.

Overview

I am a queer male massage therapist in the West Ridge neighborhood on the north side of Chicago. I offer holistic massage specializing in your needs. I am trained in many techniques, which affords me numerous talents for your benefit.
If you have questions, please call or text me. Give me a name when texting so I know how to address you. If you call and DON’T leave a message, you WON’T get a callback. Sorry for the... inconvenience, but I need the message, so I know to call you back.
A note on my fees and hours, I have a set schedule. I will work outside of said schedule for a fee. My days off are Tuesday and Thursday. To see you these days is an added $100. To see you before or after my regular hours on workdays is an added $50. I do this because I understand that my hours may not work for everyone, and I would like to help as many people as possible while still respecting my free time. Call to book a full body massage today

Location

Based near: Pratt Blvd & Western Ave Chicago, IL 60645 Mobile services within 25 miles

Hours
In-studio Mobile
M: 11 a.m. - 8 p.m. ---
Tu: --- ---
W: --- 3 - 7 p.m.
Th: --- ---
F: --- 11:30 a.m. - 9 p.m.
Sa: 10 a.m. - 5 p.m. ---
Su: 10 a.m. - 5 p.m. ---
Rates
At Niko's studio
At your home, office or hotel

Niko's Signature Massage

Spa-quality bodywork, tailored to you, blending a range of techniques, from Deep Tissue to Swedish

60 min.
$100
$110
90 min.
$150
$160
120 min.
$200
$210

Payments & Discounts
  • American Express, Cash, Discover, Mastercard, Visa, Zelle accepted
  • Longer sessions available.
  • Amounts listed are base rates only. Actual rates vary based on distance travelled, services provided, etc.
  • Ask about discounts for prepaid bodywork packages.
  • Gift certificates available.
  • 10% off on Mondays
  • Discounts available for first-time clients, massage therapists, ask for details, AIDS ride participants, birthdays
Additional Info

Techniques: Deep Tissue, Hot Stone, Lomi Lomi, Prenatal and Postnatal, Reiki, Sports, Swedish

Experience: 9 years

In-studio amenities: Candles, Drinking Water, Free Parking, Heated Massage Table, Hot Towels, Massage Table, Music, Private Restroom, Shower, Tea

Mobile extras: Heated Massage Table, Hot Towels, Massage Table, Music

Additional services: Body scrubs, Cupping, Meditation coaching, Personal coaching

Affiliations: American Massage Therapy Association

Education

Jan. - Dec. 2021

Associate of Science

Truman College, Chicago, IL


Testimonials

Gathered by Niko from admiring massage clients to share with you.

April 11, 2022 in Chicago, IL (mobile)

As a runner and triathlete, recovery is an integral part of training, and Niko played an essential role in patching me up. Over three-plus years, I saw them grow and evolve as a massage therapist. They looked at the symptoms of my tight and sore muscles and the cause. Because of their work, I successfully finished multiple triathlons (including an Ironman), marathons, and even a couple of Disney Dopey Challenges (5k, 10k, a half and full marathon in consecutive days) with few problems. When I started to suffer upper back and lower neck pain from sitting at a computer all day, they took it on as a challenge to figure out how to alleviate that pain on top of dealing with my usual workout-related stuff. They were relentless in incorporating new techniques (such as cupping, hot stones, and massage guns) to find what worked best to address my pains and make the most of our sessions. Don’t be shy about verbally telling them if pressure is too much or not enough, especially if you’re a new client. They have no problems adjusting to meet your needs.

Testimonials from before May 23, 2018 were submitted directly by clients.