Best of the Beach 2019 Health & Fitness winners



Best Chiropractor

1st: Dr. David Hargraves, Outer Banks Chiropractic

2nd: Clearview Chiropractic Wellness Center

3rd: Advanced Chiropractic, P.C.

Best Clinic

1st: Surf Pediatrics and Medicine

2nd: The Outer Banks Hospital Urgent Care Center

3rd: Island Acupuncture and Massage

Best Day Spa

1st: Hairoics Salon & Spa

2nd: Graceful Touch

3rd: OBX Hot Yoga

Best Dentist

1st: James C. Woodson,. DDS

2nd: J Trahey Maner DDS

3rd: Atlantic Dentistry OBX

Best Dermatologist

1st: Tidewater Skincare – Nags Head Dermatologist

2nd: Tompkins Dermatology

3rd: Linda A. Heffernan-Stroud

Best Eye Clinic

1st: Albemarle Eye Center

2nd: Dare Vision Center OD Pa

3rd: OBX Optics – Dan Jones

Best In-Home Elder Care Services

1st: Spring Arbor of the Outer Banks

2nd: Peak Resources Outer Banks

Best Massage

1st: Atlantic Massage

2nd: OBX Hot Yoga

3rd: Windswept Massage

Best Massage Therapist

1st: Jessica Acuna

2nd: Amy H. Eaton

3rd: Shelley Davis Windswept Massage

Best Medical Group

1st: Surf Pediatrics and Medicine

2nd: Outer Banks Family Medicine – Kitty Hawk

3rd: Outer Banks Family Medicine – Manteo

Best Orthodontist

1st: Woodson Dentistry

2nd: Morris & Taylor Ltd

Best Pediatrician

1st: Flock Kellie

2nd: Dr. Christian T. Lige, MD

3rd: Todd Feltz, Surf Pediatrics & Adolescent Kitty Hawk

Best Martial Arts Studio

1st: OBX Martial Arts/Rick Bateman

2nd: Momentum Jiu Jitsu

3rd: Bushin Kan

Best Personal Trainer

1st: Next Level Fitness, Point Harbor

2nd: Ricky Bateman, OBX Martial Arts

3rd: April Wolf, YMCA

Best Hearing Center

1st: Krista J. Follmer, AUD Outer Banks Ear Nose Throat

2nd: Blue Water ENT/Dizziness & Fall Prevention by Fyzical

3rd: Albemarle Audiology

Best Wellness Shop

1st: House of Hemp

2nd: OBX Hot Yoga

3rd: Outer Banks Salt Cave

Best Pharmacy

1st: Bear Drugs Inc

2nd: Walgreens

3rd: Island Pharmacy

Best Pilates Studio

1st: Dawn Pilates Studio OBX

Best Physician

1st: Jennifer Halloran, Surf Family Medicine

2nd: Dr. Christian T. Lige, MD

3rd: Dr. A. Polidoro

Best Rehab Center

1st: Outer Banks Physical Therapy

2nd: Coastal Rehabilitation Inc

3rd: Wallace John R Sports Physical

Best Weight Loss Clinic / Counseling

1st: Wellness Within

2nd: WW (Weight Watchers)

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