Best of Springfield®

WINNERS AND FINALISTS: HEALTH AND WELLNESS

Assisted-living community
Concordia Village
4101 W. Iles Ave., (217) 793-9429
Finalists: The Villas Senior Care Facility, Villas of Holly Brook - Chatham, Rochester Estates, Carriage Crossing Senior Living

Chiropractor
Dr. Tana Frisina - Frisina Family Wellness
1533 S. MacArthur Blvd., (217) 787-4345
Finalists: Dr. Samantha Waggener- Waggener Chiropractic and Wellness Center, Dr. John Curry - Curry Chiropractic, Dr. Paul Venturini, Dr. Rodney Holzmacher - Holzmacher Chiropractic

Cosmetic surgeon
Dr. Nicole Sommer, SIU Medicine Cosmetic Clinic
2201 W. White Oaks Drive, (217) 545-8000
Finalists: Joel Weitfeldt - Springfield Clinic Plastic Surgery, Dr. Abigail Cochran - Springfield Clinic Plastic Surgery, Dr. Nada Berry, SIU Medicine, Robert Russell - Heartland Plastic Surgery Center

Dentist office
Prairie Dental Group
2900 Greenbriar Dr., (217) 546-0412
Finalists: Jim Santarelli, DDS, Renken Dentistry, Milner Dentistry, Advanced Dental Care of Springfield

Dietitian
Amanda Figge, MS, RD, CSSD, LDN - Springfield Clinic
2200 Wabash Ave., (217) 528-7541
Finalists: Charlyn Ware - SIU Medicine, Lauren Parish - FitClub, Donna Chestnut - HSHS St. John's, Kathy Levin - Nutritiously Simple

Doctor
Cara E. Vasconcelles, MD - Memorial Koke Mill
3132 Old Jacksonville Rd., (217) 862-0800
Finalists: Dr. Misty Phillips - Springfield Clinic, Dr. Jennifer Schuermann - Springfield Clinic, Dr. Anne Martin - SIU Medicine, Dr. Dhuha Raab - Memorial Health, Dr. Ben Cady - Springfield Clinic

Esthetician
Stevie Lievens - Willow & Birch
521 E. Washington St., (217) 726-7050
Finalists: Andrea Bradley - Meraki Salon and Spa, Jade Hart - The Hair Studio, Jeni Dozier-Sullivan - Sage & Savasana, Haley Duewer - Mane Moxie, Kristin Devocelle - Inner Health Spa

Golf course
Long Bridge Golf Course
1055 W. Camp Sangamo Road, (217) 744-8311
Finalists: Panther Creek Golf Course, Brookhills Golf Course, Edgewood Golf Club, Pasfield Golf Course

Gym or fitness center
YMCA
601 N. Fourth St., (217) 544-9846
4550 W. Iles Ave., (217) 679-1625
Finalists: FitClub, Pure Performance Fitness Center, Orangetheory Fitness, CrossFit XLT

Health food grocery store
Food Fantasies
1512 Wabash Ave., (217) 793-8009
Finalists: Harvest Market, Hy-Vee

Hearing-aid clinic
Springfield Clinic
springfieldclinic.com
Finalists: SIU Audiology Listening, Learning & Language Center, Kerr Hearing Aid Center, Inc., Central Illinois Hearing, Heartland Hearing

Holistic-health center
Inner Health Spa
1733 S. Fifth St., (217) 572-1611
Finalists: Pure Synergy, Frisina Family Wellness, Heartland Healing Arts, AlignLife - Chiropractic and Natural Health Center

Home care
SYNERGY HomeCare
3259 W. Iles Ave., (217) 303-8555
Finalists: Memorial Home Care, HSHS Illinois Home Care & Hospice, Home Instead, Visiting Angels

Independent-living community
Concordia Village
4101 W. Iles Ave., (217) 793-9429
Finalists: Seasons Under the Oaks, Brenden Gardens, Hickory Glen, Eastland Independent and Assisted Senior Living

Lasik
Prairie Eye and LASIK Center
2020 W. Iles Ave., (217) 698-3030
Finalists: Springfield Clinic, Gailey Eye Clinic

Martial arts studio (adult)
John Geyston's Empowered Martial Arts Academy
1929 W. Iles Ave., (217) 546-6762
Finalists: Gracie Humaita Jiu Jitsu of Springfield, Shudo Kan Karate Club, Progressive Kenpo Karate, Cardio Kickboxing and Krav Maga, Sangamon Aikikai

Massage therapist
Michael Kirchgesner - MK Sports and Therapeutic Massage
900 Christopher Lane, Suite 10, (217) 331-6919
Finalists: Molly Crow Gorup - Pure Synergy, Janet Icenogle, Jordan Rayhill - Pure Synergy, Makayla Bertrand

Medical equipment
Memorial Home Health
644 N.Second St., (217) 788-4663
Finalists: Vono Medical Supply, Springfield Clinic, American Medical

Medical facility
Springfield Memorial Hospital
701 N. First St., (217) 788-3000
Finalists: Springfield Clinic, HSHS St. John's Hospital, SIU Center for Family Medicine, Simmons Cancer Institute

Medical spa (Botox, filler, etc.)
Springfield Clinic Medical Spa at The Center for Plastic Surgery
2901 Greenbriar, (217) 528-7541
Finalists: Bel Viso Medical Aesthetics, Institute for Plastic Surgery at SIU, Aesthetics-Wellness at Ophthalmology Center of Illinois, Rose Aesthetics & Wellness Clinic

Minor emergency clinic
Memorial Express Care
Finalists: Springfield Clinic Urgent Care, HSHS Priority Care

Nurse
Libby Lewis Tolley RN - HSHS St. John's Women and Infants Center
hshs.org
Finalists: Melanie Reynolds - Memorial Care, Mindy Vance - Springfield Clinic, Connie Esslinger - Springfield Clinic, Sarah Ruppel - SIU School of Medicine Psychiatry, Meleah Berkowitz - Springfield Memorial Hospital

Orthopedic care
Orthopedic Center of Illinois
1301 S. Koke Mill, (217) 547-9100
Finalists: Springfield Clinic Orthopedics, Foot & Ankle Center of Illinois, SIU Pediatric Orthopedics, HSHS Orthopedics and Sports Medicine

Personal trainer
Jordan Vaniter - FitClub
3631 S. Sixth St., (217) 787-8348
Finalists: Cindy Ward - Power Works Fitness, Dustin Bateman - Snap Fitness 24/7 Auburn, Bo Bennett - High Performance Company, Chad Marchik - Body Symmetry

Physical therapy
Physiotherapy Professionals
2201 W. White Oaks Dr., (217) 546-3301
100 N. Sixth St.
Finalists: Springfield Clinic Rehabilitation Services, Memorial Medical Nursing and Rehab, Frisina Family Wellness, HSHS St. John's Physical Therapy

Spa (no injections used)
Willow & Birch
521 E. Washington St., (217) 726-7050
Finalists: BJ Grand Salon & Spa, Pure Synergy Massage, Meraki Salon and Spa, Spavia

Weight-loss clinic
Dr. Tana Frisina - Frisina Family Wellness
1533 S. MacArthur Blvd., (217) 787-4345
Finalists: Memorial Wellness Center, Springfield Clinic Bariatric Weight Loss Center, Rose Aesthetics & Wellness Clinic, Internal Medicine at SIU Medicine

Women's healthcare center
Springfield Clinic Women's Health Center
springfieldclinic.com
Finalists: Frisina Family Wellness, HSHS St. John's Women and Infants Center, SIU Medicine

Yoga studio
Ahh Yoga
2101 W. White Oaks Dr., (217) 725-2373
Finalists: WholeSelf Healing Yoga & Meditation, FLOW Midwest Yoga & Meditation, YMCA, Balance Yoga



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