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Let’s Get Heartwalking.

    Let’s Get Heartwalking! By: Nicole Decker   The American Heart Association’s annual Heart Walk is upon us! The Heart Walk raises awareness about the No. 1 and No. 5 causes of death in America – heart disease...

CHILDREN’S ORTHOPAEDIC & SCOLIOSIS SURGERY ASSOCIATES

    CHILDREN’S ORTHOPAEDIC & SCOLIOSIS SURGERY ASSOCIATES Specialties: Pediatric & Adolescent Orthopaedic Surgery   Children’s Orthopaedic and Scoliosis Surgery Associates, L.L.P. (COSSA), specializes in pediatric orthopaedics. Our team performs orthopaedic and scoliosis surgery at Johns Hopkins All Children’s...

DR. JONATHAN P. URSHAN, D.C., B.A.

    DR. JONATHAN P. URSHAN, D.C., B.A. Dr. Urshan Health and Weight Loss Center Specialties: Wellness and Weight Loss   Florida native Dr. Jonathan Urshan, founded the Dr. Urshan Health and Weight Loss Center in Tampa to not only...
Dr. Joseph Castellano

JOSEPH J. CASTELLANO, M.D., F.A.C.S., F.A.A.C.S.

    Castellano Cosmetic Surgery Center Specialties: Breast Augmentation, Breast Lift, Tummy Tuck, Liposuction, and Mommy Makeover.   To be an excellent cosmetic surgeon it takes an artist’s eyes, precise surgical skills and extensive scientific knowledge to deliver beautiful,...
Doctor Crespo

LUIS E. CRESPO, M.D.

    Crespo And Associates, P.A. Specialties: Comprehensive Injury Care and Rehabilitation, Non-Surgical Spine Care   Dr. Luis E. Crespo is a renowned physician with more than 30 years of medical experience, including Director of Emergency Medicine at St....
Doctor Edward Farrior

EDWARD H. FARRIOR, M.D., F.A.C.S.

    Farrior Facial Plastic and Cosmetic Surgery Center Specialties: Rhinoplasty, Facelift, Browlift, Biepharoplasty, Otoplasty, Injectables, Skin Care, Laser Treatments   Dr. Farrior comes from six generations of surgeons and is a long time Tampa resident. His advanced knowledge...
Dr. Kwitko

GEOFFREY M. KWITKO, M.D.

    Geoffrey M. Kwitko, M.D. F.A.C.S., F.A.A.O., F.I.C.S., F.I.S.O.D., F.N.O.S.S. Specialties: Cosmetic and Reconstructive Eyelid Surgery, Thyroid Eye Disease   For more than 26 years Geoffrey M. Kwitko, M.D. has brought world class cosmetic eyelid surgery to the Tampa...

JEFFREY L. TEDDER, M.D., F.A.C.S.

    Jeffrey L. Tedder, M.D., F.A.C.S. Orthopaedic Surgeon & Sports Medicine Specialist   Specialties: Board Certified in Orthopaedic Surgery   Inspired by his love of sports, playing both football and basketball at Wofford College, Dr. Tedder says it was...
LARRY WILLIAMS, M.D. AND MINDI GIGLIO, D.O.

LARRY WILLIAMS, M.D. AND MINDI GIGLIO, D.O.

    Larry Williams, M.D. and Mindi Giglio, D.O. Tampa Bay Surgical Group   Specialties: General Surgery, Minimally Invasive Surgery, Breast Surgery, Vascular Surgery, Endovascular Diagnosis and Surgery, Wound Care   Dr. Larry Williams and Dr. Mindi Giglio offer comprehensive...

ACADEMIC ASSOCIATES IN ALLERGY, ASTHMA AND IMMUNOLOGY

Front: Dr. Roger Fox, Dr. Richard Lockey, Dr. Dennis Ledford  Back: Dr. Mark Glaum, Dr. Seong Cho   Academic Associates in Allergy, Asthma and Immunology Specialties: Testing to Pollens, Foods; Oral Challenges; Immunotheraphy; Management of Allergies, Anaphylaxis,...

HILARY DALTON, D.M.D., M.S.

    Hilary Dalton, D.M.D., M.S. Dalton Dental   Specialties: Board Certified­ – Laser Gum Disease Treatment, No Scalpel – No Sutures Gum Grafts, Cosmetic Gum Lifts, Adult Invisalign, Cosmetic Smile Rejuvenation.   Dr. Hilary Dalton is a native of Tampa....

BRENDA LIFFLAND, O.D. & REBECCA SIMS, O.D.

    Gulfcoast Eye Care Brenda Liffland, O.D. and Rebecca Sims, O.D.   Specialties: Diagnosis and Treatment of Eye Disorders, Emergency Care, Vision Testing, Eyeglass Prescriptions, Contact Lenses, Management of Dry Eye Disease   Dr. Brenda Liffland and Dr. Rebecca Sims...
Jain Gynecology

MEENAKSHI JAIN, M.D., FACOG

      Meenakshi Jain, M.D., FACOG Jain Gynecology   Specialties: Da Vinci Robotics, Interstim For Urinary & Fecal Incontinence, MonaLisa Vaginal Rejuvenation, Pelvic Pain Management.   Meenakshi Jain, M.D., FACOG, demonstrates professionalism and expertise at every level. Dr. Jain is...
Doctor William Mack

WILLIAM P. MACK, M.D.

      William P. Mack, M.D. Oculoplastic Surgeon   Specialties: Ophthalmology, Oculoplastic & Facial Cosmetic Surgery.   Dr. William Mack is a member of the American Academy of Cosmetic Surgery (AACS), an accredited council of professionals devoted to post-graduate medical teaching...
Dr. Michael Manning

Michael Manning, M.D.

    Michael Manning, M.D. Gulfcoast Eye Care   Specialties: All-Laser LASIK, Advanced Cataract Surgery, Premium Lifestyle Lenses, Dry Eye Treatment-LipiFlow, Eyelid Surgery, Diagnosis & Treatment of Glaucoma, Macular Degeneration & Diabetic Eye Disease.   Dr. Michael Manning is a Board-Certified Ophthalmologist...
Dr. Morgan

JONATHAN M. MORGAN, M.D.

    Jonathan M. Morgan, M.D. Facial Plastic Surgery Facial Aesthetics Center   Specialties: Rhinoplasty, Surgery of the Aging Face & Facial Skin Cancer.   Dr. Jonathan M. Morgan is dual Board Certified in Facial Plastic Surgery and Otolaryngology — Head and...
Tower Radiology Centers

Tower Radiology Centers

    Tower Radiology Centers Setting the Standard in Radiology   Specialties: MRI, CT, PET/CT, Mammography, Breast Biopsies, X-Ray, Ultrasound, and Nuclear Cardiology.   Congratulations to our radiologists, Gregg Baran, MD, FACR; Cliff Davis, MD; Raj Kedar, MD, FACR; Krishna Nallamshetty,...
THE REPRODUCTIVE MEDICINE GROUP

THE REPRODUCTIVE MEDICINE GROUP

    The Reproductive Medicine Group Drs. Tarantino, Goodman, McCormick, Yeko   Specialties: Infertility, InVitro Fertilization, Laparoscopy/Hysteroscopy, Tubal and Vasectomy Reversal, Sperm and Oocyte Cryopreservation.   The Reproductive Medicine Group (RMG) is the Tampa Bay area’s trusted leader in providing comprehensive...
Best Doctors in Tampa Bay

Best Doctors in Tampa Bay

  Best Doctors® List Tampa Bay Metro’s 16th Annual Guide: 505 Respected Physicians 62 Medical Specialties   For 16 years, Tampa Bay METRO has partnered with Best Doctors, Inc. to provide a valuable community resource. The list includes...
Pia Day Spa Microblading

What You Need to Know About Eyebrow Microblading

  Microblading Tips by Pia Day Spa   If you need to dramatically improve your eyebrows, we suggest you start by booking a free, no obligation consultation at Pia Day Spa. In this consultation it will be determined if...

Metro Select Spa: Salamander Spa

  SALAMANDER SPA AT INNISBROOK RESORT Salamander Spa is a destination for discovery, wellness and transformation. The Salamander Spa’s ultimate goal is to create an environment that not only inspires and uplifts, but also empowers and energizes guests as they...

Metro Select Spa: Sandpearl Spa

  SANDPEARL SPA In addition to its reputation as the best of luxury resort spa, Sandpearl Spa is a comfortable and unhurried atmosphere surrounded by natural beauty and warm personal attention; you can enjoy a relaxing, invigorating...

Metro Select Spa: Pallavi Luxury Spa

  PALLAVI LUXURY SPA Relaxation begins at Pallavi Spa, the signature spa of the Wyndham Grand Clearwater Beach. Indulge in a tranquil session at our spa retreat, specializing in new beginnings and meaningful transformations. Pallavi, meaning new...

Metro Select Spa: Spa Sudeva

  SPA SUDEVA FOR TOTAL RELAXATION   Spa Sudeva is a Day Spa where the East meets West and the old meets new. A place where you can embrace a more natural way of being. Enter Spa Sudeva and be transported to...

Metro Select Spa: Massage Studio

  DESIGNED TO RELAX. Affordable. Convenient. Luxurious. Discover Massage Studio and experience luxurious massage therapy personalized just for you. Massage Studio is a place where you can escape from everyday life; an oasis to relax, renew and...

Metro Select Spa: Red Bamboo Medi Spa

  RED BAMBOO MEDI SPA AND STEM CELL CENTER For the past nine years, Red Bamboo has been THE medi-spa leader in West Central Florida. Dr. Frank Toscano was the first to introduce SmartLipo, the first to perform Platelet Rich...

Neiman Marcus Launches Givenchy Beauty

  Neiman Marcus Tampa Bay Launches Givenchy Beauty   Fashion lovers are familiar with the style and trends of Givenchy — known for French Haute Couture since 1952 and now makeup lovers will be happy to know that...

February is Heart Month

    February is Heart Month!   Tampa Bay METRO is a proud supporter of the American Heart Association Tampa Bay and is delighted to share some events for the week of February 1 - February 5 to...

HSN is Championing Heart Health

  Behind the Scenes with HSN's Mindy Grossman at Tampa Bay METRO Photo Shoot   HSN's Mindy Grossman is a great supporter of the American Heart Association Tampa Bay.  Today METRO had a sneak peek behind the scene...
Best of METRO - Health and Beauty

BEST OF METRO 2017: Health & Beauty

  Tampa Bay Health and Beauty   Blowbar Express Styling Salon Best Premier Blow Dry Bar If you’re looking for a great blow out, Blowbar in South Tampa is your place. No color or cuts here, just blow. If you’re...
Pia Trujillo at Pia Esthetics Day Spa

Pia Trujillo

| As Seen In Tampa Bay Metro Magazine |   Inspiring Women In Business PIA TRUJILLO Pia Esthetics Day Spa   Pia Trujillo is the co-owner of Pia Esthetics Day Spa, one of the most well known day spas in...
American Heart Association Red Couch Tour

Third Annual AHA Red Sofa Tour Visits Both Sides of the Bay

click on image to enlarge 25-year-old cardiac arrest survivor Brittany Williams sits on the Red Sofa with Tampa Bay Morning Blend host, Natalie Taylor   The Red Sofa Tour is back and the American Heart Association wants...
Grapes make the perfect snack

Grape Ideas For Heart-Healthy Meals

  Reach for grapes as a heart-healthy snack and an inventive ingredient   (Family Features) Grapes make the perfect snack: they are delicious, with a juicy burst of flavor, and are hydrating, easy to eat and portable. Additionally, grapes...

Together to End Stroke Makes an Impact in Tampa Bay

  Did you know that in the time that it takes to check your mail, someone will have a stroke? Every 40 seconds someone in the United States suffers from a stroke and every four minutes...
Tampa Bay Metro Magazine: a springtime glow 6 ways to purify your skin

METRO Health: 6 Ways to Purify Your Skin

  A Springtime Glow: 6 Ways to Purify Your Skin   (BPT) - You've heard of detox diets and ridding your body of toxins, but did you know the same is possible for your skin? Environmental toxins...

Advance Treatment for Strokes at Florida Hospital

  According to the American Heart Association (AHA), every minute without treatment during a major stroke, the brain loses 1.9 million neurons, 14 billion synapses, and 7.5 miles of never fibers. The quicker a stroke...
Amy Robach

Good Morning America’s Amy Robach Speaks Out

  The Philanthropic Women of St. Joseph’s Hospital will host keynote speaker Amy Robach on Thursday, January 21, 2016 at the Tampa Yacht and Country Club.   Robach was named News Anchor for ABC’s Good Morning America...
Men's Health advice in Tampa Bay Metro

6 Health Symptoms Men Shouldn’t Ignore

  38% of men visit the doctor only when extremely sick. But just because you feel healthy doesn't mean you are healthy.   "See your doctor if you experience any of these symptoms and put you, and...
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National Epilepsy Awareness Month

November is National Epilepsy Awareness Month. Would you know what to do if you saw someone having a seizure?     Most often, epileptic seizures don’t require medical assistance. However, there are some things you can do to...
You Glow

Get a Healthy Glow

You Glow Spray Tan is located in South Tampa     A sun-kissed glow often signifies health and beauty. But we all know the dangers of the sun. A great way to get that glow, but...

Raise Your Voice to End Stroke F.A.S.T.

The American Stroke Associations wants everyone to learn the meaning of F.A.S.T.   To some people, the word “FAST” is just that; a word used in daily conversation. A word to describe speed. It is not...

Red Sofa Tour Raises Awareness for Heart Disease & Stroke

2015 Red Sofa Tour 19-year-old heart transplant recipient Madeline Jones and her mom, Gina Jones take a selfie as part of the AHA's Red Sofa Tour     The American Heart Association Tampa Bay and Ashley HomeStore launched the...
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Heart Yourself Tampa Bay

    Heart Yourself With Omega-3s   Across the globe, heart health is becoming a growing concern. In order to combat a rising epidemic of heart disease and other heart-related illnesses, more and more Americans are placing a...
5 Ways to Guide Your Family to Better Health

5 Ways to Guide Your Family to Better Health

    (Family Features) According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, your zip code is a greater predictor of your health than your genetic code. It not only impacts access to healthy foods, but...
Healthy Lifestyle

Taking a Chance on Healthy Living!

5 Simple Steps to Accurately Assess Lifestyle "Risks" By: Dan Farrell One of the most important aspects of living a healthy and prosperous life is understanding "risk." By this I mean knowing how to understand and...
Tampa Bay home

Healthier Bay Area Homes

Mother Nature Knows Best How Natural Elements In The Home Make You Healthier   (BPT)  When it comes to health and wellness, the design of your Bay area home may prove to be just as important as...
Grilled Salmon Teriyaki

Grilling With Heart

  Heart Healthy Grilling Options Celebrity chef Ingrid Hoffmann shares some heart-healthy tips and three inspiring recipes for grilling this season.   1. Pineapple-Chicken Skewers with Passion Fruit Glaze 2. Southwest Style Grilled Chicken Cobb Salad with Creamy...

Summer Fitness Tips

  Activate Your Summer with These Simple Tips Fitness ideas to power up your season   When short-sleeve shirts, tanks and shorts make their way into your everyday wardrobe, summer has officially arrived in Tampa Bay. And looking...

Heart Healthy Grilling

Summer Grillin’ can be Heart Healthy By: Adela Lilollari As summer comes with full force, so do the opportunities to grill and enjoy delicious food with the family. These fun times shouldn’t have to be a...
Exercise Tips for Staying Safe in the Summer Heat

Summer Exercise Tips

Exercise Tips for Staying Safe in the Summer Heat By: Adela Lilollari   Summer break shouldn’t mean a break from your workout routine. Yes, it’s easy to use the tropical heat here in Tampa Bay as an...
Open Your Heart

Open Your Heart

Together, we can change lives and saves lives. Tampa Bay METRO is once again a proud sponsor of the Tampa Bay Heart Ball (Saturday, April 11, 2015) — a celebration of the American Heart Association's...
Healthy Smartphone Apps

Healthy Living Apps

 We've gathered the top must-have health and wellness apps for your smartphone.     As new diets trend everyday, from juicing to paleo to macrobiotic, it seems that everyone is looking for a quick fix, often sacrificing...
a la rose

An Ode to Femininity

  À La Rose by Maison Francis Kurkdjian     À la rose is a declaration of love for women captured in a fragrance. Queen of flowers, the rose knows no boundaries and has inspired those in the creative...

Women Helping Women

  Moffitt Merit Society Recognizes The Outstanding Research And Clinical Work Of Some Extraordinary Female Scientists By Mary Lou Janson   Casual conversation and morning coffee flowed during the January breakfast meeting of the Moffitt Merit Society, but...
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Medical Issue

Tampa Bay METRO Magazine 13th Annual Medical Issue  
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Face Wash for Sensitive Skin

      Kiehl’s Since 1851 has launched its Calendula Deep Cleansing Foaming Face Wash, based on its herbal-extract toner from the 1960s. The new cleanser gently cleans and refreshes the skin without stripping the skin of...
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5 Foods To Increase Happiness

    Foods have a powerful effect on mood, stress responses and anxiety   Try incorporating these five mood-boosting superfoods into your diet and you’ll be feeling upbeat in no time! Salmon Flax Seeds (high in Omega-3 fatty acids, which...

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