Armed with an education from Northwestern Health Science University in Bloomington, Doctor of Chiropractic Jen Esselman treats both the body and the mind with holistic spinal adjustments. She advocates chiropractic care both as a remedy for chronic, acute, and obtuse conditions as well as way to keep healthy bodies in top shape and prevent future maladies. In addition to manual adjustments and other therapies, Dr. Esselman helps her patients shed excess pounds with weight-loss programs and lifestyle advice.
Modern Point Acupuncture’s three licensed acupuncturists tend to physiques with both modern techniques and traditional Chinese medicine. They insert hair-thin disposable needles into key pressure points scattered across the body, increasing blood flow and catalyzing the body’s self-healing process.
During sports-acupuncture sessions, this needling technique pairs with modern sport science to alleviate athletic injuries, such as acute sprains and the mental exhaustion that occurs after searching for four square’s secret fifth square. Women's health acupuncture uses needling to help with fertility and menopausal symptoms. Thanks to expertise in other Chinese healing methods, the acupuncturists also tend aches and prescribe herbal remedies for ailments from acne to insomnia.
FAMILY! Yep, that is our main focus! Why? Well to begin we are a family owned company with 4 growing boys of all ages (still wanting a girl) from young teens to almost walking little ones. Having a large family helps us keep our priorities in order, diet and nutrition are on top of the list.
Dr. Lisa Ohman Erhard believes in the interconnectedness of health, beauty, and intimacy. As the medical director of Minnesota Gynecology & Aesthetics, LLC, she heads up a team that specializes in the synthesis of women’s wellness and beauty issues. Together, they tend to everything from uterine ailments and reproductive health concerns to med spa skin treatments and liposuction. No matter the treatment at hand, Dr. Erhard always offers a caring and compassionate ear to her patients, making it easier for them to come to her with deeply personal body concerns or songs they are considering for open mic night.
North Metro Pediatrics charges fees on a sliding scale, which allows treatment for children experiencing homelessness and poverty but can leave the nurse-practitioner-run clinic without funding for proper instrumentation. With a lipid-profile tester and a test kit with lipid strips, nurses could measure the amount of cholesterol and triglycerides in the blood of their young patients. High blood pressure and high cholesterol can cause a plaque buildup in arteries that can lead to life-threatening stokes or heart attacks without warning signs or symptoms. The lipid test strips will determine the amounts of good and bad cholesterol to assess the risk of heart disease and help educate families about nutrition, obesity, and chronic-disease prevention.
At Essentially Massage, licensed massage therapist Colby coaxes tension from his patients’ muscles with a range of techniques. His services include Swedish, deep-tissue, prenatal, and prescription worker’s comp or auto injury massages.