Board-certified surgeon Dr. Glen Farkas helms Weekend Weight Loss Center, where experts well-versed in the complexities of weight fluctuations help patients streamline their physiques. Their rapid-weight-loss programs combine prescription appetite suppressants and treatments for weight-related diseases with consultations that explore potential root causes, such as wearing bowling-ball earrings. Alternatively, cosmetic procedures such as ultrasonic lipo streamline physiques, breaking up fat deposits with ultrasound waves so that the body can easily flush them out. The clinic?s services extend beyond weight loss as well, encompassing hormone replacement therapy and other anti-aging treatments.
Board-certified by the state of California, the acupuncturists at Acu-Lounge have worked with countless patients to help address issues ranging from headaches to insomnia. After a consultation and examination, practitioners place hair-thin needles across parts of the body that correspond to different ailments or that aren't currently wearing thimbles. Once the needles have been placed, clients can relax for up to an hour in a quiet room with other patients before the needles are removed and the session draws to a close.
Tucked inside of Healing Touch Physical Therapy is a studio decked out in Stott's RX Pilates reformers. Here, instructor Jillian leads workouts that incorporate the machinery, which is designed to reduce stress on joints while increasing the intensity of workouts. Pilates Reformer sessions do more than just fortify the core; they also strengthen the muscles and cardiovascular system. And, because each exerciser has his or her own machine, workouts can be scaled to match each person's desired level of intensity.
The massage therapist at Healing Touch Physical Therapy sends healing echoes through achy muscle walls with their signature bodywork. They can promote deep relaxation with flowing Swedish strokes, or administer deep-tissue pressure to access lower-layer aches. While clients splendor in postmassage rapture, they may also ask about Healing Touch's many rehabilitative services, which range from acupuncture and physical therapy to nutrition management and yoga classes.
Staff at Healing Touch Physical Therapy are adept at injury-prevention treatments, neurological or oncological rehabilitation, and a host of pain management techniques. Going beyond standard physical-therapy treatments, they also lead Pilates, yoga, and nutritional-guidance programs, working to keep clients healthy through a multitude of different approaches.
The father-and-daughter team behind Chan Acupuncture Clinic adapt their holistic healing treatments to each client, relieving pains and stresses via time-tested techniques. Using traditional acupuncture and electro-acupuncture—which involves electrical pulses—they help restore the flow of energy throughout the body. Related techniques include cupping, acupressure, and gua sha—in which a rounded object is used to deliver short, brisk strokes to a specific meridian. Chan Acupuncture offers convenient, flexible scheduling as yet another means of reducing stress, and a fully stocked natural and raw herbal pharmacy to aid in quests for wellness.