2022 Best Of Bay Area & Friendswood Readers’ Choice Winners

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Barre Class Pure Barre  
Cryotherapy iCRYO  
Facial Treatments Zen Spas  
Hair Salon Escape Salon & Retreat  
Health Club/Gym Delta Life Fitness  
IV Infusion Therapy Royal Wellness Clinic Read Our Story
Laser Hair Removal Clear Lake Dermatology  
Local Weight Loss Program Vain IV Med Spa  
Makeup Artist Makeup by Kristal  
Manicure/Pedicure Victoria 528 Nails & Spa  
Medspa Innovation Beauty MedSpa Read Our Story
Men’s Grooming/Barbershop Classic Fadez Barbershop  
Pilates Class Club Pilates League City  
Place for a Massage Faces, Etc. MediSpa & Salon  
Place for Botox Innovation Beauty MedSpa Read Our Story
Place for Lashes Extreme Lash and Brows  
Spa The Woodhouse Day Spa  
Tattoo Removal Clearstone Laser Hair Removal & Med Spa  
Waxing Sarita Eyebrow Threading  
Yoga Class/Studio The Yoga Institute Clear Lake  

Asian Restaurant Asian Fusion Chinese & Japanese Cuisine  
Bakery/Café Rustika Café and Bakery  
Barbecue Place Red River Bar-B-Que & Grill League City  
Burger Place Tookie’s Hamburgers & More  
Deli Hoagie Ranch Emporium  
Indian Restaurant Noon Mirch  
Italian Restaurant Grazia Italian Kitchen Texas City  
Mexican Restaurant Red River Cantina League City  
Patio & Bar Restaurant Jackie’s Brickhouse  
Pizza Place Dan’s Pizza Wings ‘N’ Beer Deck  
Place for Craft Beer Craft 96 Draught House & Kitchen  
Place for Lunch Main St Bistro  
Seafood Restaurant Opus Ocean Grille  
Steak House Perry’s Steakhouse & Grille  
Sushi Masa Sushi  
Wine Bar Corks & Casks  
Wine Shop Duo Winery & Cider Co.  

Birthday Party Venue Mainland City Centre-Texas Entertainment Xperience  
City Park Stevenson Park  
Dance Studio Fred Astaire Dance Studios  
Golf Course Magnolia Creek Golf Club  
Gymnastics Center AcroSportsKids  
Live Music Venue The Bar at Friends Uncorked  
Local Hotel Kemah Boardwalk Inn  
Martial Arts Studio Tiger’s Den Martial Arts & Fitness  

Acupuncture Friendswood Massage & Acupuncture Clinic  
Allergist Dr. Rana Bonds – Allergy and Asthma Specialty Center  
Assisted Living Community The Delaney at South Shore  
Audiologist Dr. Chanda J. Abbott – Bay Area Audiology and Hearing Aids  
Bariatric Surgeon Dr. Rizwan Chaudhry – Advanced Houston Surgical  
Bio-Identical Hormone Center SynergenX  
Breast Specialist Dr. Sam Sukkar – The Clinic for Plastic Surgery  
Cardiac Surgeon Dr. Gordon H. Martin – UT Physicians Cardiothoracic & Vascular Surgery  
Cardiologist Dr. Fethi Benraouane – CLS Health  
Chiropractor Dr. Nicholas Ruppert – Back Docs Chiropractic  
Colorectal Surgeon Dr. Theodoros Voloyiannis – Texas Oncology Surgical Specialists  
Cosmetic Dentist Dr. J. Derek Tieken – Tieken Smiles Dentistry  
Cosmetic Surgeon Dr. Kimberly Carpin – Kim Carpin Plastic Surgery  
Dermatologist Advanced Dermatology  
Emergency Room Dr. Suchmor Thomas – South Shore ER  
Endocrinologist Dr. Charlie Chang – CLS Health  
ENT Dr. Deborah Miller – Bay Area ENT Specialist  
Family Dentist Dr. Steven Bui – Bay Area Dental Specialists  
Family Practice Doctor/Group Dr. Susan Easley – UTMB Health Pediatric & Adult Primary Care  
Fertility and Reproductive Doctor Dr. Vicki Schnell – Center of Reproductive Medicine (Memorial Hermann)  
Functional Medicine Dr. Stacey Delgado – Mind Body Solutions  
Gastroenterologist Dr. Gabriel Lee – Bay Area Gastroenterology  
General Surgeon Dr. Zeinab Alawadi – Memorial Hermann Medical Group Southeast General Surgery  
Home Health Agency ACTi-Kare Responsive In-Home Care of Galveston  
Hospital UTMB Health  
Internal Medicine Doctor Dr. Sarah Siddiqui – UTMB Health Internal Medicine  
Lasik Surgeon Dr. William Lipsky – Coastal Eye Associates  
Memory Care Facility The Shores at Clear Lake Read Our Story
Neurologist Dr. Todd Masel – UTMB Health Neurology  
Neurosurgeon Dr. James Greg Bonnen – Texas Brain & Spine Center  
OB/GYN Dr. Amber Shamburger – Friendswood Women Obstetrics & Gynecology  
Oncologist Dr. John Knecht – CLS Health  
Ophthalmologist Dr. Jemyre Felton – Amazing Point of View Eye Care and Eye Gym  
Optometrist Dr. Laura Koehler – Signature Eye Center  
Oral Surgeon Dr. Luis Craig – Bay Area Dental Specialists  
Orthodontist Dr. Kara Bailey – Bay Area Dental Specialists  
Orthopedic Surgeon Dr. M. Shaun Holt – All American Orthopedic & Sports Medicine Institute  
Pain Medicine Dr. Steve Jeffery Cannella – Space City Pain Specialists  
Pediatric Dentist Dr. Lisa Richardson – Dentistry 4 Children  
Pediatrician UTMB Health Pediatric & Adult Primary Care  
Periodontist Dr. Thomas E. Wright, III – Dr. Thomas E. Wright III, D.D.S  
Physical Therapist Hope Physical Therapy and Aquatics  
Plastic Surgeon Dr. Charles Polsen – South Shore Plastic Surgery  
Podiatrist Dr. Scott McKinney – McKinney Podiatric Associates, League City  
Psychiatrist Dr. Altaf Loya – Beyond Psychiatry Behavioral Health  
Psychologist Dr. Kristina Clevinger – Stepping Stone Therapy Psychologist  
Pulmonologist Dr. Niranjan Iyer – Pulmonary and Sleep Physicians of Houston, P.A.  
Regenerative Medicine Dr. Michele Blackwell  
Rehabilitation Center – Alcohol/Drug Kemah Palms Recovery  
Rehabilitation Center – Physical Pam Health Rehabilitation of Clear Lake  
Rheumatologist Dr. Nilanjana Bose – Lonestar Rheumatology  
Sleep Doctor/Specialist Dr. Mahmood O. Dweik – CLS Health  
Spine Surgeon Dr. Amro El Feki – Clear Lake Brain and Spine Institute  
Sports Medicine Dr. Marilyn Copeland – Fondren Orthopedic Group, Clear Lake  
Therapy Services Insight Life Counseling  
TMJ Dentist Dr. Luis Craig – Bay Area Dental Specialists  
Urgent Care Next Level Urgent Care  
Urologist Dr. Robert Dhir – HTX Urology Houston  
Vein Doctor Dr. Mark Skellenger – Cosmetic Vein Centers of Texas  

Appliance Repair Appliance Force  
Carpet Restoration/Cleaning Rainbow Intl Restoration of Dickinson  
Christmas Light Installation Gulf Coast Christmas Lights  
Door Company McCoy’s Building Supply  
Electrician Wharton Electric  
Flooring Store Floors For Living  
Foundation Repair Company EHM TX- Expert House Movers, LLC  
Garage Door Company Garage Force  
Handyman Ace Handyman Services Clear Lake  
Heating/Air Company A-Teams A/C & Heating  
Home Audio/Video Company Home Theater Installation League City Tx  
Home Builder Billmar Homes  
Interior Designer Perfect Arrangement Interiors  
Landscape Company Lynn’s Landscaping  
Lawn Care/Fertilization Company Hippie Fertilizing  
Maid/Cleaning Service DK’s Dustbusters  
Nursery/Garden Center Maas Nursery  
Outdoor Lighting Company Creative Lighting  
Outdoor Structure Company Backyard Retreats  
Painting Company CertaPro Painters of League City  
Patio Furniture Company Chair King Backyard Store  
Pest Control Company Mike’s Pest Control  
Plumber All About Plumbing  
Pool Company Bella Oasis Pool  
Remodeler New Image Remodels  
Roofing Company Redemption Roofing  
Window Cleaning Johnson Brothers Home and Commercial Services  
Window Treatments Budget Blinds of League City  
Window/Glass Replacement Company League City Glass & Mirrors  

Active Adult/Retirement Community The Delaney at South Shore  
Attorney – Business Law The Law Firm of Alton C. Todd  
Attorney – Criminal Defense Saranto Law  
Attorney – Estate & Probate Margaret McCullough Connolly PLLC Read Our Story
Attorney – Family & Divorce Boswell Law Firm  
Attorney – Personal Injury Potts Law Firm  
Auto Repair Shop Ken’s Autoworks Mobil  
Bank Allegiance Bank, Clear Lake  
Business Broker Frantrek  
Car Wash Texas Splish Splash Hand Car Wash of Clear Lake  
Child Care GCA Early Learning Center – Clear Lake  
College/University College of the Mainland  
Counseling Services Insight Life Counseling  
CPA Tom Crews, CPA  
Credit Union AMOCO Federal Credit Union  
Early Education GCA Early Learning Center – Clear Lake  
Financial Advisor Edward Jones – Kristi Trevino  
Insurance Agent (Auto & Home) Farmers Insurance – Martha Janie Holmes  
Insurance Agent (Health) Today’s Benefit Solutions Group  
Mortgage Lender Anna M. Babineaux – Guild Mortgage  
Music Studio/Lessons Clear Lake Music Lessons  
Oil/Lube Shop Auto Doc Complete Auto Repair  
Pet Boarding Camp Bow Wow  
Pet Groomer Gimmie a Bark  
Photographer Gulf Coast Imaging Studios  
Private School Grace Christian Academy  
Realtor Anchored Real Estate Team  
Summer Camp Code Ninjas League City  
Title Company Great American Title Company  
Travel Agent Jetset Sisters Travel  
Tutoring Company Mathnasium of League City  
Veterinarian Parkwood Animal Hospital  
Wedding/Event Venue Tuscan Courtyard  

Baby / Children’s Boutique mommie chic & me  
Bridal Store Dress Galaxy  
Car Dealership Sterling McCall Lexus Clear Lake  
Drug Store/Pharmacy Baybrook Care Pharmacy  
Florist Haute Flowers  
Furniture Store Star Fine Furniture  
Grocer H-E-B  
Health Food Store Erma’s Nutrition Center  
Jewelry Store League City Gold & Diamond Read Our Story
Resale/Consignment Store – Clothing A Lot of Panche  
Resale/Consignment Store – Furniture Vintage Rose of League City  
Women’s Boutique Belle Lees Boutique