Founded more than a decade ago by Doctor of Chiropractic and naturopathic doctor Patrick Flynn, The Wellness Way offers a wide array of services aimed at treating the entire person and not just that person's symptoms. The practitioners at these clinics include chiropractors, rehab experts, massage therapists, and nutritionists, all united in the goal of finding the root cause of ailments and promoting overall health.
Licensed massage therapist Katrina Richardson's stress-busting hands ease tension out of achy muscles with practiced strokes. The ameliorative hour-long Ultimate Swedish massage first calms senses agitated by everyday travails and day jobs at the strobe light inspection office with hot towels and aromatherapy. Swedish massage's flowing strokes and relaxing manipulations then liquefy muscular distemper, improving circulation and range of motion, and sinking bone-movers into a blissful torpor. An extended foot massage finishes off visits, pampering piggies with a special foot crème that infuses nourishing emollients deep into pedal skin, leaving feet softer than a chinchilla slathered in butter.
Using a variety of specialized lasers and high-quality skincare products, experienced aestheticians help rid their clients of unwanted wrinkles, acne, cellulite, and hair. To that end, they offer a service menu of Botox, custom facials, and i-Lipo as well as laser hair removal and electrolysis.
Registered nurse and massage therapist Samantha Moeller created Wholistic Health, The Wellness Spa with a vision of integrating traditional Western medicine with complementary wellness therapies. Originally located at the New London Family Medical Center, whose staff has worked closely with Moeller, Wholistic Health expanded to its current South Pearl Street location in 2004. Services include massage therapy, skincare, and weight-loss classes, along with permanent cosmetics and body waxing.
For 15 years, the vision-enhancing duo of doctors Clifford A. Beaudoin and Mark C. Wade have expertly inspected peepers for sight problems and eye maladies using state-of-the-art technology in a casual and comfortable office. Subject seeing orbs to the scrutiny of a simple and painless routine eye exam to help prevent concerns such as blurred vision, infections, and soul leakage from going undetected. Both doctors utilize the latest computer gadgetry to precisely measure the length and curvature of the eyeball and calculate a precise prescription for eyeglasses and contact lenses. The doctors carry thousands of sample lenses and meticulously test comfort levels until a perfect fit is reached, ensuring eyes remain happy, reliable resources for discerning a ripe banana from an unripe one and an angry grizzly bear from one who’s just excited to see you.