Gettysburg College Health Services offers on campus massage therapy to the entire College community including, students, faculty and staff. 

Massage Therapy Provided by Breaktime Massage

Owner Steve Ayton, LMT and Certified Reflexologist, is our primary contact. Steve graduated from the Pennsylvania Myotherapy Institute and has had both his practice on Carlisle Street in Gettysburg and an office on campus at the Health Center building since 2006.  He is a member of the Associated Bodywork and Massage professionals.  Community-centered, Breaktime Massage was recently named the 2013 "Best Small Business in Adams County," by the Gettysburg-Adams Chamber of Commerce.  Each of the massage modalities offered are customized to the specific needs of each individual client.  Therefore, sports massage, deep tissue, relaxation, stress reduction and general therapeutic modalities may be combined in any combination in a single session.

Major Stress Relief

Massage provides much needed de-stressing and relaxation to our College community in general.  And specifically, athletes and fitness devotees can benefit greatly by adding massage therapy to their routines.  During extra stressful times such as final exams, massage can provide a welcomed reprieve that will allow the student to be able to focus more clearly.  Massage therapy addresses a variety of issues including:

  • Neck and back pain
  • Headaches.Migraines
  • Stiff shoulders
  • Stress
  • Insomnia
  • Tension

Special Pricing for Gettysburg College

In order to make massage therapy services more attainable. Breaktime Massage has offered the following special pricing for our College community:

  • 20 Minute Chair Massage         $15.00
  • 30 Minute Table Massage         $30.00
  • 60 Minute Full Body Massage    $50.00
  • 90 Minute Full Body Massage    $65.00 

Scheduling appointments

Breaktime Massage is available on campus in Health Services on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Fridays from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm.  Additionally, off-campus appointments may be scheduled Monday through Saturday at Breaktime Massage's office located at 153 Carlisle Street in Gettysburg.  Call 717-253-0836 to make an appointment or use the link below for online scheduling:

Acceptable Payment Options

  • Cash
  • Check
  • Credit Card
  • Health Savings Plan Debit Cards
  • Gift Certificates (available for purchase at Health Services or online by visiting

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