Best Internist

Best Internist

Dr. David D. Tran David D. Tran, MD is a 15-year resident of the Northshore and an internist who is known for his warm and friendly manner. He believes that listening to patients and understanding their history is what allows him...
Best Chiropractor

Best Chiropractor

Dr. Jeff Miller, Integrated Spine & Disc “Improving the symptom is the easy part,” says Dr. Jeff Miller, chiropractor at Integrated Spine & Disc and the Northshore’s Best Chiropractor for 2012. His true work lies in empowering his patients through education...
Best Veterinarian

Best Veterinarian

South Paws It would be an understatement to say that South Paws Veterinary Surgical Specialists burst on to the scene three years ago. Since that time the facility, under the direction of Robert “Dr. Bob” Hancock, DVM, MS, DACVS, has expanded...
Best Children’s Store

Best Children’s Store

The Silver Plum &  1•2 Buckle My Shoe The Silver Plum and 1.. 2.. Buckle My Shoe “A Magical Children’s Store.” When you open the door, you will know you found something special. With its lavender walls and perky display of...
Best Cooking School

Best Cooking School

Culinary Kids With over 5,500 people and families served in their first year of business, Culinary Kids Northshore has rocketed to high-temperature status as the Northshore’s Best Cooking School and Kids Party Venue. It is not just about cooking; it is...
October 2013—Dr. Emily Grieshaber, Grieshaber Dermatology

October 2013—Dr. Emily Grieshaber, Grieshaber Dermatology

As a first-time mother of a newborn daughter, Dr. Emily Grieshaber knows first-hand the importance of managing her time. As a board certified dermatologist, she also understands the importance of providing effective, time-saving skin care solutions for her patients. Dr....
September 2013—Debbie Denova-Baker, Koko FitClub

September 2013—Debbie Denova-Baker, Koko FitClub

For Debbie Denova-Baker, practically every major activity in her life has involved a component of fitness and health. From her early years of running track at her high school in Houma to becoming a professional trainer in Beverly Hills, Debbie...
August 2013—Beverly Crews McQuaid, Planet Kids Academy

August 2013—Beverly Crews McQuaid, Planet Kids Academy

Setting the Standard in Early Childhood Education— Beverly Crews McQuaid, Planet Kids Academy Beverly Crews McQuaid spent much of her childhood teaching her younger brother on a chalkboard and had always dreamed of being a teacher, “except for the brief...
July 2013—Laura Jacobs, The Training Firm

July 2013—Laura Jacobs, The Training Firm

Fitness for Life When Covington native, Laura Jacobs eventually topped 179 pounds, she decided it was time to change her lifestyle. Always athletic and a horse lover who grew up competing in English riding and hunter jumping, her weight had...