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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 [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

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. [...]

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 [...]

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. [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

METROstyle: Boots & Bags

  Boots ‘n Bags Kick up your Fall fashion game with a pair of new suede or colorful booties and a new leather, fur or suede handbag to carry all the essentials.     All About [...]

The Last Sports Car You May Ever Need

The newly re-designed second-generation Panamera continues to offer the sleekness of the Porsche brand, but the roominess and comfort of a sedan, with four seats. By re-shaping the rear and lowering the roofline, the car resembles [...]

The Face of Fashion

| As Seen In Tampa Bay Metro Magazine |       The Face of Fashion JACKIE Z STYLE CO.     “Fashion fades, only style remains the same,” is attributed to Coco Chanel; it is [...]

The Face of Healthy, Gorgeous Smiles & Regenerative Style

| As Seen In Tampa Bay Metro Magazine |     The Face of Healthy, Gorgeous Smiles & Regenerative Style HILARY DALTON, DMD, MS     Thanks to her friendly personality, warm smile, and dental expertise, [...]

The Face of Tampa Bay Real Estate

| As Seen In Tampa Bay Metro Magazine |       The Face of Tampa Bay Real Estate JOSEPHINE PULIDO SCHAAF, REALTOR     “If you think it’s expensive to hire a professional, just wait [...]

The Face of Business Law

| As Seen In Tampa Bay Metro Magazine |     The Face of Business Law HARRY TEICHMAN     Understanding each business and the family dynamics of every client has made Harry Teichman trusted counsel [...]

The Face of Tampa Real Estate

| As Seen In Tampa Bay Metro Magazine |     The Face of Tampa Real Estate CAROL POOLEY, GRI     Carol Pooley is a founding Realtor at Tomlin St Cyr Real Estate services, with [...]

The Face of Architecture, Planning and Interior Design

| As Seen In Tampa Bay Metro Magazine | The Face of Architecture, Planning and Interior Design CHANCEY DESIGN   Chancey Design has built a reputation based on the concept of service and design excellence. It [...]

The Face of Health & Fitness

| As Seen In Tampa Bay Metro Magazine | The Face of Health & Fitness CHAD JOHNSON   Chad Johnson has trained thousands of clients in his 15 plus years as a fitness and martial arts [...]

Haute Look of the Week

  Enjoy A Summertime Splash of Style      Here are a few summer fashion items that should help you create a fun-in-the-sun adventure. From a great tote to a colorful bracelet to a chic romper [...]

12 Places to View July 4th Fireworks in Tampa Bay

  12 Great Places to View Independence Day Fireworks in Tampa Bay     Light Up Tampa Bay Tampa’s Channel District celebrates the Fourth of July with live music by Southern Train, entertainment by DJ’s Xplicid [...]

THE ART OF THE BRICK

  EXPERIENCE THE ART OF THE BRICK in Downtown Tampa   Free to all from June 23 through September 4 802 East Whiting Street   THE ART OF THE BRICK is a global touring exhibition rated [...]

10 Tips to Make Outdoor Parties Unforgettable

Make Your Outdoor Parties Unforgettable   (Family Features) Entertaining is one thing, but dazzling your guests with an outdoor party sensation is another. Summer can be the best time of year for outdoor parties. From twinkling [...]

Sizzling Suits For A Hot Weekend

  The temps are ideal for a trip to the beach, nearby park or backyard pool party this weekend. Metro’s studio shot captured the latest fashion trends in swimwear styles to turn heads this season.   (LEFT-TO-RIGHT) TAYLOR: [...]

METRO Style: Beach Bound

  Beach Bound Style Guide The temps are ideal for a trip to the beach or nearby park. METRO found some summer time essentials from totes to shades to enjoy the great outdoors.   Made for Shade Protect [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

METRO PIX: Bern’s Winefest VIP & Grand Tasting

It sells out every year and quickly too! The end of eight days and 13 events this year, culminated with the Bern’s VIP & Grand Tasting on Sunday, April 30, 2017. The theme this year was Wizard [...]

The Independents: Locale Market

  Locale Market The locals simply call it LOCALE. The media calls it one of the “Best Food Halls in America.” Restaurant insiders know it as celebrity chef Michael Mina’s “Think Tank.” By whatever name you [...]

The Independents: Cask Social Kitchen

  Cask Social Kitchen From Herb Crusted Hanger Steak to Chicken ‘N Waffles, Lobster Mac ‘N Cheese, creative flatbreads, and unique salads, Cask Social Kitchen is serving up new American fare with a Southern twist on [...]

The Independents: Ocean Hai

  Ocean Hai  Ocean Hai, the signature restaurant of the Wyndham Grand Clearwater Beach, offers the area’s only Asian-fusion cuisine and features local seafood and farm-raised fare, served in a refined, stylish atmosphere. Open for breakfast, [...]

The Independents: Beach Bar at Bay Harbor Hotel

  Welcome to the “Sweet Spot” of dining experiences.  The high quality beach fare, polished service and relaxed atmosphere offers incredible value and a versatile dining experience, great for family outings or intimate date nights. The [...]

The Independents: Anise Global Gastrobar

  Anise Global Gastrobar     Anise Global Gastrobar, downtown Tampa’s glowing jewel, celebrates 4 years of growth and accolades. While the award-winning bar program continues to remain on top, the culinary team spreads their wings by [...]

The Independents: Birch & Vine

  Birch & Vine at The Birchwood   There has been a lot of activity at Birch & Vine lately! Chef Luke Decker’s all NEW brunch, lunch & dinner menus feature locally sourced meats, fish and vegetables [...]

The Independents: Roux

  Break The Rouxles Roux’s signature cuisine has become the darling of regional food aficionados, and for good reason. The highly approachable menu blends comfortable, new Southern classics with the iconic Fresh Creole and Cajun dishes [...]

Hosting Your Own Wine Tasting Party

  How to host a wine party. Table set up and tips. Written and photographed by Krayl Funch   No time to plan, book and take that dream wine tasting vacation to Burgundy or Sonoma this [...]

Delectable Cuisine On The Green

  Packard’s Steakhouse At Innisbrook Resort & Golf Club By Patricia A. Vorbrich Named after the designer of Innisbrook’s four golf courses, Larry Packard, Packard’s Steakhouse brings dining elegance to the Golf & Country Club, overlooking the [...]

SUMMER CAMPS GUIDE 2017

  Tampa Bay METRO’s Summer Camps Guide 2017 Bay Area Parents, follow this evolving guide of great Summer Day Camps to keep your children engaged over the summer break.   Academy at the Lakes Academy at the [...]

Sant’ Yago Knight Parade Takes Over Ybor City

  Sant’ Yago Knight Parade Takes To The Streets of Historic Ybor City     Sant’ Yago Knight Parade Saturday, February 11, 2017 Join the Krewe of the Knights of Sant’ Yago for Tampa’s annual Knight parade [...]

Love Is In The Air

Celebrate love with a few special happenings in Tampa Bay for Valentine’s Day 2017. METRO’s found some great happenings (vow renewal anyone?) and restaurants that will create a romantic experience to celebrate in the most romantic [...]

BEST OF METRO 2017: Arts & Entertainment

  Tampa Bay Arts & Entertainment   Tampa Museum of Art Best Museum for Public Programs The Museum is dedicated to providing quality education to students and adults, with more than half of its programs offered [...]

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 [...]

BEST OF METRO 2017: Style & Decor

    Tampa Bay Style and Decor   Cerulean Blu Best Resort Wear Boutique and Design Center The idea that everyone can be a designer and be creative has inspired owner, Desiree Noisette to develop a [...]

Best of Metro 2017: Dining & Spirits

The Best of Metro Tampa Bay. the bay’s best Tampa Bay Dining & Spirits   IL Ritorno Best Contemporary Italian Cuisine Chef-Owner David Benstock and his wife, Erica have created a gem of a dining experience [...]

METRO Style: Floral & Fringe

  The season may say fall/winter, but these bright floral prints will certainly add a boost of color to the fashion scene. Pair with some fringe on a dress, boot or handbag and you’ll be right [...]

Foodie: Not Just Another Gastro Pub

SoHo Backyard’s Bar   SoHo Backyard In South Tampa Continues To Shine   The SoHo Backyard, located at 610 S. Armenia, was named South Tampa’s “BEST PUB WITH A PALATE” after it opened three years ago. Today, the [...]

Where Everything That Happens Around The Table Is Considered Sacred

  North Tampa’s Sacred Pepper. Worshiping food, flavors, people and style. By Patricia A. Vorbrich     Upscale dining in North Tampa has been long overdue, enter Candy DeBartolo and interior designer, Enrique Crespo, Crespo Design [...]

Gettin’ Tiki With It

  Summer Drink Recipes The Mixologists at Datz in Tampa have created a few summer cocktails and shared the most popular Tiki cocktail concoctions with METRO. It’s Tiki time!       Endless Summer Ingredients: 1 [...]

The Noodle Craze

  Ichicoro Ramen By Ronda M. Parag   We all remember the ramen noodles that we ate in college for about 25 cents a pack; those noodles offered a great value and filled the hungry belly [...]

Summer’s Splash of Style

    Tampa Bay Metro’s Hot Summer Style Trends   Keep cool this summer in Tampa Bay with light, flowing fabrics in white or pale peach. Add a striped hat, a beach bound bag and a [...]

THE FACE OF A RESTAURANTEUR

| As Seen In Tampa Bay Metro Magazine | The Face of a Restauranteur MICHAEL STEWART     Always creating, expanding and exploring the next dining and cocktail trend, Michael Stewart brings heart and passion to [...]

Weekender: Paddle Into Paradise

Grab A Paddle And Explore The Natural Beauty Of Fort Lauderdale   With its spectacular glass lobby overlooking a lush natural preserve, Fort Lauderdale Marriott North provides a grand destination for business guests and vacationing families. [...]