South Magazine - Winter 2021/22

Dr. Terri Norburg / Natural Healing / Chiropractic Services

Since 1998, Norburg Chiropractic & Wellness Center has been harnessing the body’s natural healing ability through chiropractic services. We only treat one condition at a time, so you can feel the full benefits of personalized, targeted treatment that relieves you of chronic pain.

Dr. Amy Thompson / Chiropractic and Wellness Care

The friendly and courteous staff at Thompson Chiropractic & Wellness Center are ready, willing, and able to ensure each client is seen quickly, in their large, comfortable treatment rooms. Referrals are accepted, along with most insurance and they do all the paperwork.

Mental Health in the Time of COVID-19

Many organizations from the CDC to private foundations have been conducting studies that are reporting negative psychological effects caused by the pandemic, including post-traumatic stress symptoms, confusion and anger. This is leading to a growing mental health crisis in all parts of the world, with over 40% of adults in the U.S. dealing with some form of depression.

COVID to Clothing

Mae Burrows has been making clothes since she was four years old cutting up her mother’s clothes (which got her promptly enrolled in sewing school). It’s been in her blood even longer, stretching back to her Great Grandmother, Beulah Mae, a direct descendant of Betsy Ross, who also “cut things up to sew.”

Dr. Bart Wetherington / Atlas Orthogonal Chiropractic

Wetherington Chiropractic specializes in care for families and athletes as well as personal injury like car crashes and other accidents. We pride ourselves in the treatment of our area’s first responders, public servants, military personnel and their families as well as players in the NFL, MLB, NHL, MLS and UFC. We are the official team chiropractor for many local schools, several colleges and local sports organizations.

Dr. Ryan M. Reeves / Beyond Exceptional Dentistry

Beyond Exceptional Dentistry is a true legacy of elite dental care for the South. Dr. Ryan M. Reeves as the new part-owner moved his family to Savannah to continue this legacy, if not to revolutionize it. With his modern techniques and attention to detail in the engineering of life changing smiles, Beyond Exceptional Dentistry is truly sought after as the best of its kind. Custom dentistry that is truly in a class by itself.

The Art of Recovery

Addiction has to do with physical, mental, emotional, and spiritual health and treatment requires a holistic approach. NewDay is dedicated to maintaining a personal touch based on individual care.

Southern Made Wellness

Sometimes, the idea of Southern hospitality applies to yourself, too! Take a break from running around after everyone else and unwind with these wellness goods.

Drs. Christi and Pete Ghaleb / Family Medicine

Family Medicine of Pooler was established in 2010 and became the first direct primary care (DPC) medical practice in Savannah, Ga., in 2017. For Christi Ghaleb, M.D. and Pete Ghaleb, M.D., that ultimately means they get to spend more time with their patients without letting insurance companies get in the way. They love it, their patients love it, and they believe you will love it too!

Eatin' Oysters Has One Shelluva Benefit

Peak oyster season is here, meaning Southerners will be slugging slimy, sweet, salty oysters by the dozen through the “r” months and beyond. While oysters boast exquisite flavor profiles, they are also rich in vitamins and minerals, too. Every oyster offers pearls of health benefits, whether they contain a small, round gem or not.

New Song

International power couple, Keitaro Harada and Yuri Kurashima, have landed in Savannah conducting a new, refreshing song in the Hostess City.

Dr. Tim Minton / Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery

Savannah Facial Plastic Surgery is entirely dedicated to only face and neck reconstruction and cosmetic plastic surgery. They provide the most comprehensive surgical and non-surgical options in the region to their patients and clients. They have a full medical spa with esthetic services, fillers, botox, lasers and skin care that is physician directed and results driven.

Operation Sting

At the very heart of everything we hold dear lies the humble hive dwellers of the apian world, the bees. Where they go, we go. The entire world is waking up to their plight, and the dark shadow it could cast on humanity should bees disappear.

Faces & Heels: Wrestling

By God, folks, we’ve got ourselves a slobberknocker on our hands as the no-holds-barred attitude and high-flying flair of pro wrestling takes South magazine to the mat. Whaddya gonna do, brother?

Dr. Chris Whelan / Chiropractic Care

Savannah is very fortunate to have many great chiropractors in practice. There are multiple approaches and schools of thought regarding spinal care to be found here in the low country. Whelan Chiropractic has been located downtown in the historic district for almost 25 years and we do our best to provide care on a very personal level in order to achieve the best results.

Dr. Sidney P. Smith / Medical and Surgical Dermatology

The Georgia Skin and Cancer Clinic focuses on medical and surgical dermatology, as well as aesthetic services. The experienced medical team always serves their patient’s needs in a professional, caring, and personalized manner.

The Godfather of Flowers

Tributes continue to echo out from a city in mourning for the man that most will forever remember as Savannah’s most colorful character.