Birmingham’s Health, Wellness and Beauty Experts


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From world-class doctors to wellness experts, Birmingham boasts a wealth of ways to stay healthy and well. To help you identify our city’s best, we’ve compiled a cheat sheet for you to bookmark.

Whether you’re in search of a dermatologist or a physical therapist, a fresh meal delivery service or a clean beauty guru, we’ve Scouted the best our city has to offer in the health, wellness and beauty industries. And while we hope your needs never extend beyond annual check-ups and elective procedures, we know you’ll be in wonderful hands with all of our Scouted doctors and experts – don’t forget to tell them Scout sent you!


PHYSICAL THERAPY


THERAPY SOUTH

205 Country Club Park Crestline \ @therapysouthcrestline \ 1280 Columbiana Road, Suite 160, Homewood \ @therapysouthhomewood | Therapy South offers a variety of services and treatments to promote healing and strength on your journey to wellness. Ranging from physical therapy and dry needling to pilates and pelvic health services, they can help you no matter the issue. They accept all patients, regardless of whether they have been referred by a doctor or not.


DENTAL


RODEN ORAL, FACIAL, AND DENTAL IMPLANT SURGERY

1771 Independence Court, Birmingham \ @rodenoralsurgery | Dr. Roden opened his practice over 10 years ago right here in Birmingham and has the experience and knowledge needed to give the best personalized care to his patients. He is known for his work with dental implants, but also wisdom teeth removal.


FOOD


KATIES PLATES

@katiesplates | Katie’s Plates is a gourmet meal delivery service by Katie Strickland. Katie uses her nutrition education and catering experience to bring freshly made meals to your front door – including gluten free and dairy free meals! Don’t skip the chocolate chip cookies, they are a Scout Guide favorite!

FARMSTAND BY STONE HOLLOW

2825 2nd Avenue South, Pepper Place \ @farmstandbystonehollow | FarmStand by Stone Hollow is the outpost for Stone Hollow Farmstead. They provide small-batch botanical goods, table top, artisan groceries and gifts. During the year they offer an incredible weekly CSA basket – offering the seasons best, from fresh produce and artisanal bread to cut flowers and so much more.


WOMEN’S HEALTH & FERTILITY


CARRYWELL

@carrywellcommunity | Carrywell is a 501(c)(3) seeking to provide spiritual healing and financial blessings to couples suffering from infertility and loss. Formerly Blessed Brokenness, the organization has been renamed to reflect greater resources. The mission remains the same. Carrywell offers groups, grants, connections, vetted health resources, and support resources, in addition to raising awareness about infertility and loss.

BRADY WELLNESS SOLUTIONS

@_thewellnessedit_ | Become the best version of yourself–physically, mentally, emotionally, and spiritually. The Brady Wellness Solutions approach is designed to uproot mind and body struggles at their source and embolden you toward a more vibrant, fulfilling life.

WOVN WELLNESS

@wovnwellness | Jennifer Bartlett has honed her interest to the issues facing modern women, such as infertility, pregnancy and postpartum adjustment, life stage transitions, and absence of balance and fulfillment. She takes an integrative approach toward treating every client as a whole person, each deserving gentle encouragement, appropriate challenges and a healthy does of humor. She offers everything from 1:1 counseling and group therapy to perinatal mental health care and movement therapy.


BEAUTY AND SKINCARE


VERDE LUSSO

2004 Cahaba Road, English Village \ @verdelussocleanbeauty | Verde Lusso is a luxury clean beauty and wellness shop offering clean beauty you can feel good about. While the brand started as a curated clean beauty box, it has expanded into a full-fledged clean beauty retailer, curating the top brands and products in clean beauty, including skincare, make-up, hair-care, wellness, and lifestyle.

FARMSTAND BY STONE HOLLOW

2825 2nd Avenue South, Pepper Place \ @farmstandbystonehollow | FarmStand by Stone Hollow is the outpost for Stone Hollow Farmstead. They provide small-batch botanical goods, table top, artisan groceries and gifts. Their line of offerings also includes a wide selection from their Apothecary including Botaniko Skincare. 

THE ATELIER

1915 Cahaba Road, English Village \ @theatelierbham | A varietal workshop for all things beautiful, The Atelier brings together a highly stylized and exquisitely curated collection of apparel, skincare, cosmetics, and accessories for the discerning shopper. This is a go-to for all the best beauty finds including brands like Westman Atelier, Augustinus Bader, Goop, and Dr. Barbara Sturm. 


DERMATOLOGY


GUNN DERMATOLOGY

391 Rele Street, Mountain Brook | 32 Church Street, Crestline | @gunndermatology | Gunn Dermatology strives to provide their patients of all ages with honest, efficient, organic and excellent care delivered in a personable and compassionate environment. With everything from medical care to pediatrics and cosmetics to aesthetic dermatology, they can help your skin look and feel it’s best!


PLASTIC SURGERY


ROUSSO ADAMS FACIAL PLASTIC SURGERY CLINIC 

2700 US-280 W Unit 300, Birmingham | @roussoadamsfacialplastics | At Rousso Adams Plastic Surgery, they strictly practice facial plastic surgery in their AAAHC-certified facility. Their board-certified plastic surgeons, Dr. Rousso and Dr. Adams, are regarded as the most qualified, talented, and experienced facial plastic surgeons in Birmingham and beyond.


FITNESS


SUPERTONE 

2732 Central Avenue, Suite 110, Homewood | @supertone.fit | With an undeniable passion for cultivating community through movement, and working side-by-side as fitness professionals for almost six years, co-founders, Catherine and Augusta, opened SUPERTONE this past spring in Homewood. They have merged their skillsets to build a new concept featuring strength training and cycling. 

THERAPY SOUTH

205 Country Club Park Crestline \ @therapysouthcrestline \ 1280 Columbiana Road, Suite 160, Homewood \ @therapysouthhomewood | Therapy South offers a variety of services and treatments to promote healing and strength on your journey to wellness, including group and individual pilates!


 SALONS AND SPAS 


THE COLLECTIVE

2801 2nd Avenue South, Suite B, Pepper Place \ @thecollectivebham | The Collective is a salon that focuses on the experience for everyone who’s a part of it. They consider themselves a team of passionate stylists dedicated to the art of hair, and focus on cultivating a collaborative, creative experience for both their clients and their team.

WOODHOUSE SPA

125 Summit Boulevard, Birmingham \ @woodhousespabhamA true pampering experience, Woodhouse Spa Birmingham offers amenities galore. This private, tranquil retreat offers services from Swedish Massages and HydraFacials to Manis and Pedis. This is the place to go to let your worries slip away.