Best Acupuncture

Active Life Acupuncture

7790 N. Oracle Road, 

Suite 170 



Readers probably chose Active Life because they take a traditional whole-body approach when working with patients.  This is a place guaranteed to get your Qi flowing correctly. Acupuncturist Nicole Rasor specializes in acute and chronic pain management and is also a Chinese herbologist.

Second Place: Tucson Community Acupunture

Third Place: Tucson Acupuncture Co-Op

Best Chiropractor

The Fix

6336 N. Oracle Road, #334



Evidently there is a quick fix at The Fix for $25, but this is a chiropractic clinic that offers much more. The goal is to share the benefit of chiropractic care by making it affordable and providing different packages for patients depending on what they want and need.

Second Place: Pusch Ridge Chiropractic

Third Place: Life is Good

Best Dentist

Dr. Athena Storey, Studio Dental

10550 N La Cañada Drive, Suite 106


This is Dr. Storey’s Studio Dental’s fifth year as our readers’ top choice for Best Dentist. Obviously Storey and her team are doing something right. CareCredit patient plans are available and the clinic offers Invisalign, the braces alternative.

Second Place: Dr. Todd Haft, Northwest Dental

Third Place: Brian Foulk, Foulk Dental

Best Eye Care

Fishkind, Bakewell, Maltzman Eye Care and Surgery Center

5599 N. Oracle Road



Providing services for more than 30 years, this practices offers routine exams, as well as cataract and glaucoma treatment and other eye surgeries. Six doctors, two northwest locations, it makes sense that this center is a reader favorite.

Second Place: Griswold Eye Care

Third Place: Pima Eye Care

Best Hair Salon

Halo Hair Studio

12152 N. Ranch Vistoso Blvd., #100



Looking good and feeling sensational are the goal of this local salon. Hair and skin care services for men and women, waxing and bridal services. The salon also sells a variety of products from Schwarzkofp Professional, Davines, Pai-Shau and their own skin care line, FarmHouse Fresh.

Second Place: Imagen Salon & Day Spa

Third Place: Ivan’s Studio

Best Nail Salon

Nails of the World

12112 N. Rancho Vistoso Blvd #180


Here you are, our readers are giving you one of those recommendations that goes farther than any Yelp review. Everyone wants to know a good spot for manicure and pedicures, and here you go. A full-service nail salon in our backyard. 

Second Place: Imagen Salon and Day Spa

Third Place: Ivan’s Studio

Best Hospital

Northwest Medical Center

6200 North La Cholla Blvd.



Northwest Medical offers specialized care for women, as well as a range of care from surgical to cardiac, emergency services and more. As a community hospital, Northwest also offers events and classes, provides speakers and sponsorships, and is a special destination for community volunteers.

Second Place: Oro Valley Hospital

Best Massage Therapy

Imagen Salon & Day Spa

475 E. Vuelta Caminata del Rio



Imagen Salon remains a full-service salon and spa. They know how to make clients feel welcome and special. This is their second year being recognized by readers for best massage therapy. Great place to get your kinks worked out, as well as you hair and face.

Second Place: Massage Envy

Third Place: LSpa

Best Orthodontist

Dr. Jaw Orthodontists

10550 N. La Canada Dr. Ste. 110



Braces have come a long way, and they have everything to offer at Dr. Jaw. A state-of-the-art practice for children and adults, proud that they also giveback to the community in many ways.

Second Place: Kyger Orthodontics

Third Place: Dello Orthodontics

Best Pediatrician

Dr. Christine Graham, Casa Adobes Pediatrics

7600 N. La Cholla Blvd. 


Dr. Graham is part of a 35-year practice working with infants, children and adolescents. The office takes pride in being a warm and welcoming spot, and the doctors take pride in building family-centered relationships with their patients. Dr. Graham did her residency at the University of Arizona and went to medical school at the University of Nevada School of Medicine.

Second Place: Dr. Brice Kopas, Skyline Pediatrics

Third Place: Dr. George Hobeich, Hobeich Pediatrics

Best Plastic Surgery

Dr. Richard Hess, Hess & Sandeen

7436 N. La Cholla Blvd.



A plastic surgery practice that puts their heart front and center, helping as a Beat Cancer Boot Camp sponsor and more. This is the practice’s second year getting best in plastic surgery by readers, and Dr. Hess’ first. Congratulations. A solid medical practice that does good in our community.

Second Place: Dr. Sven Sandeen, Hess & Sandeen

Best Skin Care

Ironwood Dermatology

1735 E. Skyline Drive



This three-physician practice studied and trained here in Tucson. Skin and our desert climate is their specialty, but they offer a range of services from basic dermatology care, to surgical and cosmetic. They also sell Elegant Skin Care products and offer other skin services.

Second Place: I Spa

Third Place: Beauty by Ronnie

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