At Florida Endovascular Specialists, board-certified experts in endovascular radiology work to erase patients? spider and varicose veins using minimally invasive techniques. Physicians eliminate purplish spider veins on faces and legs with high-tech treatments. Alternately, during sclerotherapy treatments, doctors inject a solution into unsightly or painful leg-and-body veins to reduce their visibility and alleviate internal pressure. Before the first treatments, doctors meet patients for a consultation and a physical to determine the extent of their problem veins and whether they spell out a book-length sequel to Charlotte?s Web.
In addition to performing minimally invasive cosmetic treatments, the doctors at Florida Endovascular Specialists tackle more pressing medical issues, from peripheral arterial disease to cancer, with eminently qualified counsel and image-guided biopsy.
Every day at Dental Creations of Daytona Beach, PLC, dentists Jesse Reagin and Denise Turner use knowledge gleaned from their intensive training to care for patients. They stay ahead of the latest techniques and equipment by participating in several professional organizations—both dentists recently earned fellowships from the Academy of General Dentistry. Dr. Reagin and Dr. Turner both make an effort to attend lectures, meetings, and conventions to remain at the forefront of their industry. Dr. Reagin specializes in the placement and restoration of implants and the administration of IV sedation, and she is a member of the International Congress of Oral Implantologists.
As part of their commitment to state-of-the-art services, the duo employs technology such as digital x-rays and other diagnostic tools. They check for lurking decay, for example, with a small sterilized intraoral camera. A monitor can then display information from the pen-sized video camera that is 10–40 times its true size.
Exercisers whose idea of a boot camp involves cigar-chomping drill sergeants shouting at students might be surprised by Camp Adrenaline. Here, the certified personal trainers replace intimidation and yelling with positive reinforcement and constantly changing exercise routines. These rotating exercises not only break up the boredom of repetition, they keep the muscles guessing for more efficient workouts. During camps, campers converge in such scenic outdoor locales as the beach where they engage cardios, cores, and limbs in routines that incorporate games and challenges, which reward victors with free months of membership.
Everything from regular checkups to full-mouth restorations are taken care of at Atlantic Coast Prosthodontics. That means the staff expertly whitens teeth, creates porcelain veneers, offers mini implants, and straightens smiles. Dr. John Whitsitt, a 35-year veteran who is certified by the American Board of Prosthodontics, doles out knowledgable prognoses honed through seminars and continuing education courses. He and the staff is prepared for any dental anxiety issues, and will work with patients to alleviate stressors.
After a stint training Division I college athletes, Heath Barrow opened his own personal-training business. He works with clients of all ages, and specializes in helping those in their 40s, 50s, and beyond get into shape. His oldest client was a 92-year-old WWII veteran, while his youngest client was a 3-month-old marathoner. He also runs group circuit-training classes that combine exercises with bands, balls, and dumbbells.
Impact Fitness's personal trainer and weight-loss specialist strives to change every person he works with. He helps his clients shape and tone their bodies into the best shape of their lives with 40-minute high-intensity workouts meticulously designed to meet the needs of individuals and groups. Rather than boring themselves with endless hours on the treadmill or circuit machines, gym-goers wake up their muscles with functional exercises that employ kettlebells, Plyo Boxes, Slam Balls, Battle Ropes, and doomsday devices. The variety of workout types adheres to busy schedules and hectic lives of students, from team-building corporate training to athlete training to Muscle Up Mommy and Me sessions.