Dr. Shahid Iqbal shepherds a staff during beauty-bolstering services that ranges from permanent laser hair reduction and VelaShape cellulite reduction to facial flatterers such as Botox injections and chemical peels. The pros also slather faces with organic products during custom massages and incorporate hot stones, hot sea shells, and games of hot potato into their massages.
Chiropractic physician Dr. Doug Stithem offer chiropractic evaluations, spinal corrections, and supplemental health resources at Integrated Chiropractic. They administer a consultation and examination during a patient's initial visit, along with posture and x-ray evaluations to determine underlying problems that may aggravate conditions such as allergies, arthritis, headaches, or hypertension. Chiropractors then perform spinal adjustments to correct subluxations or misplaced back scratchers that may be inhibiting the nervous system or spinal joints. The doctors and their staff help their patients maintain healthy lifestyles by offering nutritional recommendations, leading health workshops, and adult-proofing any tempting cookie jars.
The weight-loss experts at Venus Med Spa dedicate themselves to supplementing body-slimming efforts with personal coaching and noninvasive treatments. Staff members operate under the no-frills philosophy that dieters and exercisers can maintain their weight with a healthy lifestyle and sensible eating. But they also recognize that sticking to a healthy lifestyle can be harder than landing a helicopter on a doghouse roof, so the team works one-on-one with clients to educate them on such weight-loss methods as HCG diets, laser-assisted liposuction procedures, and body sculpting with Venus Freeze radio-frequency treatments. To supplement new shapes, Venus Med Spa smoothes wrinkles and plumps up skin with Botox and Juvéderm injections.
Whether it's chronic fatigue, a headache, or back pain, the doctors at Apple Medical Centers know that a surface symptom is often a signal that there's a greater, underlying health issue. They use a range of techniques—medical weight loss, chiropractic care, physical medicine—to relieve the symptoms, and strive to cure problems at their root causes to ensure patients are completely discomfort free.
Dynamic Medical Centers houses a medical doctor to oversee a team of physicians and nurses to address problems associated with weight loss and food sensitivity. Using the Cutera GenesisPlus laser to eliminate toenail fungus, fully-trained nurse practitioners, who are the primary treatment providers, use light technology to accommodate to fungal problems. Practitioners are also available to combat excess inches by constructing diet and exercise plans supplemented by natural and prescriptive therapies that act as appetite suppressants. One-on-one counseling helps provide encouragement and uncover the root cause of ailments, which often stem from lifestyle habits, negative reactions to particular foods, or rigorous training regimens for the dumpster-diving portion of the decathlon.
Since opening Nutrition World in 1979, founder Ed Jones has fostered healthy mastication with an expansive inventory of natural, organic, and gluten-free foodstuffs. As shoppers peruse the aisles, nutrition-savvy store clerks stand by to answer inquiries and suggest healthy alternatives to junk food such as chips or notoriously indulgent Cracker Jack prizes. Shelves sport boxes of DeBoles gluten-free pasta ($3.89), and refrigerators eschew lactose with cartons of sunflower, coconut, hemp, and almond milk ($2.99+). Shoppers can scarf down the protein of an OhYeah! chocolate-caramel bar ($2.49) or work on their Popeye impressions by downing Amy's spinach pizza ($7.99).
Instead of applying one-size-fits-all diet templates, staffers at InShapeMD carefully customize medically supervised nutrition and exercise plans for clients. A medical exam, lab tests, and mock episodes of American Gladiator furnish doctors and nutrition specialists with the information they need to design a regimen effective for each client's particular body type. Weight-loss counselors also meet weekly with clients to keep them motivated to adhere to their plan.