Inside private rooms bathed in earthy hues and filled with simple furnishings, Body Techniques' staff treats patients with holistic services designed to soothe the body and mind. The studio's massage-therapy sessions, acupuncture treatments, and stress-management programs aim to reduce stress and bolster bodily health without relying on medications or itchy cybernetic implants. Body Techniques' owners draw on more than 30 years of industry experience as they personally interview, screen, and train each staff member. The clinic's healing hands can travel to corporate clients and offices to conduct onsite massages, lead health-education classes, and imitate ocean-wave sounds for noontime naps.
Jenny Crissman is a licensed acupuncturist and herbologist, and pretty good at making peanut-butter sandwiches. During the visit, Jenny makes a full assessment of a patient's medical history, from a sprained ankle in the fourth grade to the back injury resulting from a banana encounter on the set of a cartoon. Based upon each individual history, she gives a variety of diet, nutrition, and herbal recommendations. What follows is the acupuncture treatment itself, when painless, sterile, and hair-thin needles target specific points along the body's energy meridians, a process that can help with all manner of ailments, from chronic pain, headaches, and allergies to stress, depression, and fatigue.
The skilled team of spine aligners at HealthFit nurse broken-down backbones back to full health with holistic, whole-body services. Address skeletal sufferings during a private consultation, which covers individual health needs and possible chiropractic solutions. Next, choose between Swedish and deep-tissue modalities to enjoy an hour-long massage that will help improve posture and release the unhealthy buildup of lactic acid like a sneeze releases melancholic pressure from the spleen.
When he opened his wellness center after seven years of practice and even more years of dreaming, Elon Bartlett, D.C. wanted his office to be a family-friendly place. The facility offers easy access for strollers, and the bathroom hosts a baby-changing table, where parents can change their babies into independent adults. There are also toys and kids' books in the waiting room.
Acorn's welcoming atmosphere is a perfect pairing for its treatments, which help patients young and old find relief from pain through chiropractic care, massage, and yoga. The office also serves as a center for holistic prenatal services, including pregnancy massage, baby care, and breech prevention.
Karen Chan has spent more than a decade in the health field, first as a massage therapist, and more recently as a state-licensed practitioner of traditional Chinese medicine (TCM). At her practice, Karen combines various methods of TCM—acupuncture, cupping, and herbal treatments—with an emphasis on nutrition in an effort to create healthier, more balanced lifestyles. During initial visits, she conducts a thorough assessment to first ensure that each of her clients is not a cyborg. Armed with that information, she carves out personalized treatment plans, all of which strive to shift the body's energy, or chi, back into a balanced state.