Since 2006, licensed massage therapist Mary Edwards has practiced massage therapy with a focus on women's health. She incorporates hot stones into all of her treatments, augmenting deep-tissue kneads or gentle pressure with relaxing warmth.
Wieging Family Chiropractic, located in Grove City, Ohio offers a wide variety of alternative health services ranging from chiropractic adjustments and massage to acupuncture, rehab, and kinesiotaping. Our highly trained doctors and staff work diligently to help our patients obtain optimal health and mobility.
Since 1990, Power Shack Fitness Centers have fostered a casual, low-stress ambiance at its four locations, eschewing the large crowds and intimidating vibes of many mainstream gyms. A retinue of nationally certified personal trainers is on hand to craft custom workout plans for members, acquainting them with the gym’s array of free weights, cardio machines, and functional training equipment. Group fitness classes are also led by nationally certified instructors. Offerings include barbell conditioning, yoga, spinning, dance, and power grunting. Depending on the location, you can also take advantage of tanning amenities or pick up nutritional supplements.
Smile Envy's Dr. Rakesh Nanda eradicates unwanted hair with advanced dermatological know-how and the Palomar laser system. Over the course of three sessions, Dr. Nanda with a Palomar laser, blasting away unsightly unibrows, smoothing shoulders, or leaving backs feeling as sleek as seal in a wetsuit. During the treatment, specific wavelengths and pulses safely and effectively chase away stubborn strands of all colors and textures while a contact-cooling system keeps skin as comfortable as possible. Although three treatments will send clients well on their way to hairless harmony, results can vary depending on skin, hair, and Myers-Briggs personality type. The staff at Smile Envy will be happy to consult with potential follicle expungers on how many treatments it will take to achieve desired results.
When it comes to teeth, Dr. Jeff Kover’s training in classical sculpture and architecture has taught him to consider aesthetic matters, such as symmetry, proximity, and color. He puts these skills to use when crafting custom implants, bridges, and veneers for each of his patient’s unique teeth shapes and shades.
An artist is only as good as his equipment, so Dr. Kover outfits his office with up-to-date technology. Electric hand pieces whir to life and quickly disband plaque, ultraviolet light reveals cancerous tissue during oral-cancer screenings, and digital x-rays eschew higher levels of radiation than those emitted by traditional x-rays or sticking one’s head in the microwave. To keep patients safe from cross contamination, Dr. Kover keeps the office at a level of cleanliness that exceeds the requirements set by OSHA and the Center for Disease Control.
Members at Curves, a fitness center designed exclusively for women, rotate around a circuit of hydraulic resistance machines that have been designed to work with female bodies and promote weight loss, protect against osteoporosis, and manage arthritis. An experienced trainer is always nearby to help to manage participants’ machine maneuvering and muscle making. Instead of fiddling with weight stacks and losing momentum, the hydraulic machines use your own body weight, fitness level, and aerodynamic water bottle to create resistance that matches abilities, decreasing the risk of soreness or injury. Because traditional lifting and lowering motions create bulky muscles, each machine uses pushing and pulling motions to develop toned, lean muscles perfect for crushing a grapefruit without looking like you can.
At Victory Fitness Center, members pump iron in the weight room and pedals on the stationary bikes before giving weary muscles respite in the whirlpool or sauna. Besides providing fitness coaching to keep everyone on the right track, the gym also provides an environment free of intimidation with men- and women-only workout areas. To supplement those workouts, the staff designs easy-to-follow weight-loss programs, and certified trainers lead group classes such as Zumba, boxing, and boot camp.