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Best Pain Healer

2016 Best Pain Healer

Pete Mattis, ZAKTi Fitness Studio

ZAKTi studio owner Pete Mattis, who spent years as an architect before breaking into the fitness world, has designed his own fix-it method of fitness, starting with a consultation in which he pinpoints the weaknesses throwing your body out of balance. Then the real magic begins: He'll bring you back from injury — or help prevent it — with doses of the studio's signature corrective group fitness classes, bodywork and one-on-one training sessions.

744 South 4th Street, Philadelphia, PA | 267-639-2366 | Website

2012 Best Pain Healer

Rob Mahon

The Bellevue, 200 South Broad Street, Philadelphia, PA Website

Why do people speak of this musculoskeletal therapist in hushed, reverent tones? In a two-hour appointment, he pinpoints the source of a patient’s pain; resolves […] Read more »