Handicap Accessible: No
Staff Size: 2–10 people
Parking: Metered street parking
Most popular service: Custom massage
Pro Tip: Soothing Palm Bodyworks is located inside of the Sweatshop. Upon entering, head up the stairs to the first door.
At Soothing Palm Bodyworks, licensed massage therapist Benjamin Blanchard eases muscular pain with his broad repertoire of massage modalities. Benjamin specializes in alleviating chronic pain, such as carpal tunnel syndrome, as well as sciatic based pain, treating rotator cuffs, and using treatments that include hot-stone, reflexology, sports, and deep-tissue massage.
Acupuncture physician. Advanced study in Chinese herbology. Certification in Chinese herbal medicine. One look at Samantha Cheever's resume reveals her specialty in holistic medicine. At Optimal Living Clinic, she unblocks the body's energy pathways with the ancient art of acupuncture—her services, however, don't stop there. She also provides nutritional plans, helps clients quit smoking, and performs Chinese herbal medicine, which relies on natural remedies that prevent and treat imbalances while building up the body's immune system.
Using bio-identical hormones, nutrition, and weight-loss plans, Dr. David P. Kalin helps patients improve their quality of life. Drawing from more than 30 years of medical experience, he and his team of specialists test blood, nutrients, and DNA telomeres to optimize patients' biological age. After a consultation, he then outlines customized treatment plans that can incorporate weight loss programs, nutritional therapy, or hormone replacement therapy that effectively makes the body feel younger.
As a board-certified internist and practitioner of medical acupuncture, Dr. Anne Hermann, M.D. takes a holistic approach to wellness. She uses the healing needling techniques of acupuncture to help her patients find relief from muscle pain, issues stemming from menopause or fertility treatments. She is also holds advanced training in the use of beauty injections and is joined in her practice by other aesthetic experts who specialize in nonsurgical anti-aging services. Other medspa offerings available: microdermabrasion and laser hair removal, as well as SmoothShapes cellulite reduction and radio-frequency skin tightening.
While working as a personal trainer at his college’s recreation center, Doctor of Chiropractic Taylor Levick learned that the gym was used for more than weight loss and muscle gain. It also served as the stomping grounds for people to alleviate pain via corrective exercises. The void of pharmaceuticals to ease discomfort intrigued Dr. Levick, and in turn he followed a path in chiropractic care. At Tampa Sport & Spine, he helps patients regain their health by manually adjusting their spines, applying Kinesio tape to injured areas, and customizing corrective exercise plans.
Essential oils, gemstones, crystals and the body's natural energy pasterns. These are a few of the tools Dee Woolridge uses to facilitate healing and relaxation. At Quintessence Alternative Health Therapies, she also seizes upon her natural intuition and empathy to strengthen overall well-being. With those tools and skills, she performs services that align chakras and auras, alleviate stress and pain, and foster positive psyches. Balancing energy with reiki and assisting clients with hypnotherapy are a couple more methods she uses to regenerate, rejuvenate, and heal.