Handicap Accessible: Yes
Staff Size: 2–10 people
Parking: Parking lot
Whether it's for a routine checkup or a spinal adjustment, the diversified medical team at Houston Medical Group supports wellness with a range of services. Family practitioners can diagnose ailments and dole out vaccines to fight illness or compulsive blinking. Meanwhile, chiropractors and acupuncturists can perform noninvasive techniques to help adults overcome back pain, headaches, and digestive issues. Whatever the concern, the team prefers to prevent maladies before they become irreversible issues—which is why they also offer weight-loss programs to help stave off diabetes and heart disease.
The Joint has a simple mission: 'to improve people's lives with routine and affordable chiropractic care.' Their team of skilled chiropractors operate on an appointment-free basis, helping to ensure that people can receive treatment despite busy schedules, and membership programs help to keep costs low.
At River Oaks Weight Loss Center, the experienced staff, helmed by owner Dr. Saghy Motamedy, strives to help each patient meet individualized wellness and aesthetic goals. Dr. Motamedy, who practices a philosophy of bringing together traditional medicine and alternative methods for wellness, and her staff perform a wide range of aesthetic and wellness services—from medically supervised weight-loss programs and hormone replacement therapy to Zerona body-contouring treatments, Botox treatments, and many other cosmetic procedures.
It takes more than one area of care to make sure the body, as a whole, is happy and healthy. That’s why Dr. Reza Naghavi combines chiropractic care with services that bolster nutritional health and mental well-being. Through a combination of treatments, such as chiropractic manipulations, cold-laser therapy, and personalized nutrition plans, he gives bodies the tools they need to heal naturally. When not tending to patients of all ages at Walk In Chiropractic, Dr. Naghavi is leading continual-education courses about health, nutrition, and how to tell a tree's age by counting its vertebrae.
The licensed massage therapists at Rice Village Massage help untie tight muscle knots with Pure Touch Organics massage creme. Pure Touch is a vitamin-rich, organic lotion of shea butter and chamomile botanicals, which is completely free of chemicals, parabens, and grape Kool-Aid. Multiple massage modalities are available, including Swedish strokes, hot-stone therapy, and firm, deep-tissue pressure.
The old Confucius adage "Choose a job that you love and you'll never work another day in your life" has a special meaning for Isaac Mendez. He journeyed through several highly stressful careers before he found his niche as a massage therapist. Now with a decade of experience, Isaac offers more than a dozen bodywork specialties ranging from Swedish strokes to deep-tissue therapy, all of which are available out of his cozy River Oaks studio.