The experienced spine soothers at Ocala Chiropractic and Wellness Center tend to bodies with thorough evaluations and a variety of massage modalities. During a 30-minute exam, discerning experts assess body alignment and discuss health histories, developing a plan for treatment and ways to deal with the teasing of jealous invertebrates. Aching bodies relax under proficient hands kneading in a choice of five modalities. Deep-tissue massages apply intense pressure to aching muscles, and maternity massages soothe away pregnancy stresses. Sports massages aid athletic bodies by appeasing damage from hard tackles, and therapeutic and Swedish kneadings let an hour fly by as stress melts away like a stick of butter sneaking out of a margarine convention.
Body and Soul's certified stress slugger, Franklin Gonzalez, employs a variety of soothing techniques to undo muscle knots and oust bodily tension. During a 60-minute Swedish massage, weary bodies can unwind while magical fingers pamper, helping to relieve back pain, improve range of motion, pump nourishing oxygen and nutrients into overexerted tissues, and encourage recovery from injuries sustained during intense chess matches.
A graduate of Palmer College of Chiropractic Florida, Dr. Beau Makarewicz, DC leverages an extensive chiropractic education while attending to his patient’s issues regarding spinal and musculoskeletal health. The doctor employs a non-surgical, drug-free approach to wellness, relying instead on non-invasive services. His treatments can improve spinal stability and bodily function so that patients can return to any passions they have that involve bending the back, such as playing golf or Fosbury-flopping over security fences. Dr. Makarewicz's offerings range from basic chiropractic adjustments and rehabilitation to specialized services such as spinal decompression and therapeutic ultrasound. Continuing studies in neurology and electrodiagnosis at Carrick Institute and Palmer College underscore Dr. Makarewicz's all-in dedication to his profession.
Dr. Pitts leads a team of three chiropractic doctors at Pitts Chiropractic, and all four see to the upkeep of spinal systems, using on-premise x-ray machines to identify potential problems. In addition to educating patients on chiropractic health, they perform noninvasive spinal adjustments, correcting painful subluxations or misplaced U-turns. The multi-talented team also custom fits orthotics and performs massage therapy, all while promoting the chiropractic philosophy of allowing the body to heal itself.
The Family Wellness Center aims to improve the health of clients of all ages with services ranging from swimming and tennis to chiropractic care and massage. Yoga, held at Yoga Tree within the center, accommodates students of all ages and skill levels with both gentle and Vinyasa flow classes. As a former community clubhouse, the center’s pool, tennis, and racquetball courts, as well as meeting rooms, are open to local residents.