Inside the Vein Center at NYC Surgical Associates, Dr. David Greuner uses the latest minimally invasive techniques to oust unsightly varicose veins, spider veins, and other vein disorders. Dr. Greuner began his medical career as a resident at the University of Arizona and Mount Sinai School of Medicine affiliate hospitals, where his skill with patients and spot-on stethoscope impression won him Chief Resident of the Year. He went on to complete a cardiovascular and thoracic surgery fellowship, as well as improve his knowledge of minimally invasive procedures and minimal access/robotic surgery. Now a board-certified surgeon and Fellowship Trained Cardiovasular surgeon, Dr. Greuner perfects his craft by continuing his medical education and hosting lectures nationwide.
At Global Podiatry, Dr. Losyev and his staff treat issues ranging from sprained ankles to fungal growth with a range of services. The PinPointe laser system uses beams of light to eradicate fungi, bacteria, and stains from toenails and nail beds. MicroVas therapy accelerates the body's natural healing processes, soothing injuries as well as lasting conditions such as tendonitis. Treatments for bunions, athlete's foot, and ingrown toenails restore extremities to mint condition before they are immortalized by stints as foot models or an inability to read “wet cement” signs.
Tania Santana-Santos is a board-certified holistic health practitioner who spearheads the wellness services at Food for Healing. Tania delves deep into her clients' dietary habits, sussing out patterns that may be harmful to their health. Her expertise can help address issues such as depression, anxiety, and sleep disorders. Tania offers lab tests to assess food sensitivities, gut health, and adrenal function, all of which help her formulate a nutritional plan specific to each client.
The more than a dozen brick-and-mortar locations that make up Ultimate Champions Taekwondo Association share not only a style of combat, but a teaching philosophy as well. Tracing the lineage of their combative art back to Grandmaster Sang K. Oh, the instructors adhere to his teachings, exemplified by the quote, "The person who can defeat others with flashy techniques but is without love toward his fellow man will in the end defeat himself." Students use the physical empowerment of mastering jumps, kicks, and weapons to arm themselves with discipline, confidence, concentration, self-respect, and courtesy for others.
Outside of the classroom, the organization reaches out to the tri-state community with ample demonstrations of some of their most exciting techniques. Practitioners soar skyward in flying kicks or fill the air with the whirring blows of nunchakus, bos, and kamas. Fists slam through boards, balloons, and bricks to demonstrate the striking power of tae kwon do and the structural flaws in the Three Little Pigs' panic room.
A positive environment may augment positive results, which is why the therapists of St. Hermina Physical Therapy are so encouraging and friendly in massage and physical therapy sessions. Before treatments are performed, staff makes a thorough evaluation to determine which treatments are a priority for each patient. This information then becomes the basis of the client's customized treatment plan, which can include physical therapy services to reverse sport injuries and limber up shoulders that have been encased in a block of ice for decades.
A multispecialty medical clinic, Bay Parkway Physicians makes health care convenient by offering pediatrics, internal medicine, physical rehabilitation, and cosmetic medicine all at the same facility. The practice operates like a private doctor’s office with a primary-care provider, but thanks to the large staff, can accommodate appointments on demand. For added convenience, the doctors use Facebook to keep their patients abreast of the latest procedures and the funniest surgical GIFs.