Doctor of Chiropractic Ken Perkins works to treat the root causes of maladies such as headaches, carpal tunnel, lower-back pain, and sciatica through evaluation and careful adjustment of the spine. During thorough new-patient exams, Dr. Perkins performs orthopedic testing, evaluates reflexes, and assesses muscles before deciding on the best course of treatment.
Gold's Gym began more than 45 years ago and today features an impressive array of next-generation fitness gadgets, a results-oriented focus, clean facilities, and certified personal trainers. Hop on a cardio machine, possibly including a built-in TV, pump up in a controlled manner on strength-training machines, tighten up in the abdominal and functional stretching area, or stick with lifting huge, heavy pieces of metal and commercial chest freezers. Facilities and classes vary by location; weekly classes include Zumba, BodyCombat, yoga, Pilates, group cycling, and lion punching.
At RejuVenus Aesthetics, plastic surgeon Dr. Wilberto Cortés and his crew administer noninvasive cosmetic laser treatments with unrelentingly high standards. Whether concentrated in one zone or distributed among three, the spider-vein laser treatments can help erase dermal Etch-a-Sketches without vigorously shaking patients upside down. For optimal results, up to four iterations may be required of this gentle procedure, which entails virtually no downtime.
Most people travel to other countries to see the sights, but Dr. Eduardo Mejia prefers to see people’s teeth. During his career, the orthodontist has journeyed to Colombia, Nicaragua, and the Philippines to treat children with cleft palates and has tended to patients in Mexico and Saudi Arabia. At his stateside office, EM Orthodontics, he and his staff provide toothy services in a family-oriented environment. Dr. Mejia can straighten smiles and polish novelty fangs with Invisalign, traditional braces, and in-office or at-home teeth-whitening treatments.