Winter 2022

Light Up Your Face

Take sun spots – and years – off facial appearance with high-energy laser. Andrea Giles has a highly creative side, a natural talent that became the foundation for an enormously successful career. Currently semi-retired, Andrea has thrived as a professional interior designer for more than 40 years. “I am not a decorator; I went to school and earned a degree in interior design,” emphasizes Andrea, 63. “Over the years, I’ve worked on both residential and commercial properties but mostl...

Good As New

Interdisciplinary team goes beyond skilled facilities in restoring function. In late February 2021, Mitchell* was involved in a horrific car crash near his home in Vero Beach. The impact was so intense that Mitchell was ejected from his vehicle and flung onto the unforgiving asphalt roadway. He suffered several severe, life-altering injuries. “The accident left me with fractures in my lower spine and a traumatic brain injury,” the 22-year-old elaborates. “For a while, I couldn’t even...

Working Core To Floor

Low-impact treatment combo strengthens core, pelvic floor muscles. Against a blue- and pumpkin-colored sky, the sun dips into the ocean in the wedding photo that hangs above the entertainment center in Angela’s* Vero Beach living room. “My husband and I were married on the beach in Negril, Jamaica, and that sunset photo that was taken of us looking into each other’s eyes while my husband holds me in his arms is by far my favorite,” Angela relates.  Angela, 48, loves that photo so much...

Asking For Double

Ann Spaeth Glaucoma, cataracts treated during same procedure. Owning a boat is a lot like owning a car. Only more difficult. In addition to the maintenance chores a boat requires, there’s also the hassle of finding a place to store it. In the Fort Pierce area, boat lovers don’t have to worry about those issues. Thanks to Ann Spaeth and her husband, boating enthusiasts there can enjoy all the pleasures of boating and sail on any one of 36 boats and never worry about cleaning, ...