Not even x-rays see all. Dr. Henry Slomowitz recognized this more than a decade ago, becoming an early adopter of diagnostic ultrasound, which can identify problems that a foot might normally hide from an x-ray. Diagnostic ultrasound is only the tip of the technological iceberg—aided by his staff of four, Dr. Slomowitz performs laser nail-fungus treatments and radio-frequency heel pain relief, among other advanced services.
Shakespeare’s Juliet once famously asked, “What’s in a name?” For Bobbie Matt, her name just so happened to be the perfect moniker for a yoga studio. A certified instructor, Bobbie tailors Vinyasa series for yoga students of all levels, including those with reduced mobility, such as seniors, first-timers, expectant mothers, and tin men who can’t reach their oilcans.
Since 2001, Stroller Strides' fitness professionals and buggy-bandying workouts have helped new mothers to overcome the struggles of staying in shape while caring for a wee one. Specially trained instructors helm a series of 60-minute classes, which consist of a warm-up and interval stations where limbs stretch resistance tubes in body-toning drills. Energizing indoor sessions utilize fitness stations and activities such as latin dance, while outdoor jaunts make use of benches and other environmental facets to augment maneuvers. Throughout the routine, engaging routines keep children from growing overly fussy or pranking classmates by tossing banana peels in front of their carriages.
Though now spread over the United States with 40 locations, Crunch gym started in a basement-level aerobics studio in New York City. Despite the humble location, the gym's founders aspired to foster a workout environment that would keep members exercising through entertainment and not shouting from drill-sergeant-like trainers. Their idea was to host fitness classes with offbeat touches, including hip-hop aerobics featuring a live rapper and coed action wrestling.
Twenty years later, Crunch gyms' fitness classes still stray from the beaten path. Body Web with TRX sessions suspend members from a pillar, where they complete gravity-defying maneuvers with help from strong resistance ropes. In Bosu Bootcamp, every exercise is completed on an apparatus that is part balance ball, part core board, and fully endorsed by circus seals nationwide.
Drs. Lana Brunis and Ari Dubov and the team at Madison Avenue Dental Arts prioritize patient comfort. In addition to the cable televisions beside every chair, the office features low-noise drills and lower-radiation digital x-rays. The office's same-day crown service saves patients an extra appointment by crafting a realistic ceramic crown in just 90 minutes. Laser dentistry is also part of the dental team's repertoire. This minimally invasive service uses a high-energy laser to gently treat teeth and gums with nominal pain and speedy recovery times.
Seven days a week, the board-certified physicians at The Doctor's Office Urgent Care - Paramus provide an expedient option for patients in need of emergency care. They field a wide range of unforeseen ailments, and are prepared to do everything from dress wounds and administer X-rays to treat acute illness with prescriptions. The team also accepts Medicare and most insurances.