Best Chiropractor

Gold: Taylor Chiropractic

We provide advanced spinal correction utilizing "state of the art" chiropractic techniques. Never in the history of chiropractic have we been able to provide the level of help and expertise that now exists. These newer correction methods are even safer, more comfortable and more effective than ever before. As a Doctor of Chiropractic, Dr. Wade Taylor has years of training and experience in spinal adjustment. Taylor Chiropractic now offers Spinal Decompression for qualified patients utilizing the DRX9000.

Unlike conventional medicine, which focuses on attempting to treat disease once it occurs, Taylor Chiropractic emphasizes improving your health in an effort to reduce the risk of pain and illness in the first place. Most people would rather be healthy and avoid illness, if they could. This is one of the main reasons for the big surge in the popularity of our wellness center.

For some, Taylor Chiropractic will take them back to a place that is cozy and familiar, offering a rediscovery of health and wellness that had been previously known but long lost. For others, the journey may offer a new center, one never before experienced.

People are recognizing the benefit of seeking an alternative to traditional medicine; one that will help them achieve and maintain optimal health. Please take the time to meet the doctor, team, and our wellness network dedicated to helping you achieve your wellness objectives. As a patient at Taylor Chiropractic we will personally tailor a wellness program specifically targeted to your wellness needs using the least invasive yet highly-effective techniques and services.

Address: 1810 Pinion Road

Phone: 753-7387


Hours: Mon.-Thurs. 9 a.m. – 6 p.m., Fri. 8 a.m.- noon. Closed for lunch noon- 1 p.m.

Silver: Sherwood Chiropractic

Bronze: Ruby Mountain Chiropractic

Best Clinic & Medical Facility

Gold: Morning Star Health Center

Silver: A+ Total Care/A+ Urgent Care

A+ Total Care offers a broad spectrum of care options to promote the wellness and well-being of you, your family, and if you’re an employer, the people who work for you. We can handle your minor but acute medical concerns, ongoing primary care health needs, workers’ compensation claims, as well as refer you to our specialists for more in-depth diagnosis or treatment. Our on-site X-ray, lab, and radiology services and collaborative experts truly make your care experience seamless and easy.

Address: 976 Mountain City Highway

Phone: 777-7587


Hours: Mon. – Fri. 8 a.m. - 7:30 p.m.; Sat. 8 a.m. – 4 p.m.; Sun. 8 a.m.- noon

Bronze: Golden Health Family Medical Center

Best Dentist

Gold: Dr. Barry Sorenson

Family Dental Care is known for quality dental care for the whole family. Dr. Sorenson’s ability to make everyone feel comfortable while being at the dentist sets him apart

Address: 263 Spring Valley Pkwy, Suite A-3, Spring Creek

Phone: 738-3500


Hours: Mon. – Fri. 7 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Silver: Dr. Stephen Price

Bronze: Dr. Craig Chamberlain

Best Nontraditional Health Services

Gold: Sherwood Chiropractic

Sherwood Chiropractic prides itself on having an extremely friendly staff. We except walk-ins and normally can get same day appointments. Sherwood Chiropractic has served Elko patients since 1989.

Address: 2207 N. Fifth St.

Phone: 738-2225


Hours: Mon. & Wed. 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.; Tues. & Thurs. 8 a.m. – noon

Silver: Taylor Chiropractic

Bronze: Morning Star Health Center

Best Optometrist

Gold: Dr. Kurt G. Alleman, Total Eye Care

The business is known for excellent doctors, quality eyewear and contacts and its friendly staff. It is set apart by its skilled caring doctors and a great staff providing excellent customer service.

Address: 1555 College Parkway, Elko

Phone: 775-738-8491


Hours: 8 a.m. – 6 p.m. Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, and 9 a.m. – 6 p.m. Thursday

Silver: Dr. Sergio Guzman, Guzman Eye Care

Bronze: Robert A. Colon, Total Eye Care

Best Pediatrician

Gold: Dr. Celestine Hernandez

Silver: Dr. Kevin Dinwiddie

We are known for our experience and the care our patients receive. We have 30+ years of caring for children.

Address: Summit Pediatrics, 1995 Errecart Blvd., Ste No. 201

Phone: 738-4477

Hours: Tues. – Fri. 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Bronze: Dr. Jonathan Slothhower

Slothower Pediatrics is dedicated to providing excellent care to patients from birth to 18 years of age. Our primary focus is to give your child the most accurate diagnosis possible, at an affordable cost, while sharing vital health-related information with you to further improve your child's health. We care about every child's well-being, which is why we take the time to get to know each of our patients very well.

Address: 1816 Pinion Road

Phone: 778-3437


Hours: Mon. – Thurs. 8 a.m. – 4 p.m., Fri. 8 a.m. – 1 p.m.

Best Physical Therapy

Gold: Full Range Physical Therapy

The business is known for outpatient physical therapy; high school sideline coverage. It offers three providers; extended hours; open on Saturdays; full range of services to fit your needs.

Address: 620 S.12th St., Suite 110

Phone: 738-0818


Hours: Mon., Wed. & Fri. 7:30 a.m. – 6 p.m.; Tues. & Thurs. 7:30 a.m. – 5 p.m.; Sat. 7:30 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.

Silver: Aikenhead Physical Therapy

We provide a fun and entertaining atmosphere for recovery of function and return to normal daily activities. When recovery is achieved, we all succeed. Aikenhead Physical Therapy provides a hands-on holistic, regenerative therapy in a fun, positive environment. Our mission is to help you retain and maintain optimum mobility so you can return to enjoy life to the fullest. Our through evaluation process determines causes of pain, areas of weakness, and deficits in mobility, and helps us create a customized treatment plan to assist you in achieving your goals.

Address: 978 Mountain City Highway

Phone: 738-4666


Hours: Mon., Wed. & Fr. 8 a.m.-5 p.m.; Tues. & Thurs. 9 a.m.-5 p.m.

Bronze: Rehab Services of Nevada

Rehab Services of Nevada offers comprehensive, physical, occupation and speech therapy. It is a local burn a wound care specialty clinic. There are three locations for convenience. The staff has over 75 years of combined therapy experience and is the only therapy group with two locations in Elko and one in Eureka. The clinic focuses on getting the injured worker back to work and athlete back to play. Rehab Services of Nevada also takes care of pediatrics with special needs. We can meet ALL your therapy needs.

Address: 2207 N. Fifth St., Suite B

Phone: 738-2925


Hours: Mon. – Fri. 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Best Physician

Gold: Carrie Power, APRN

Silver: Dr. Paton Wimple

Dr. Whimple is known for great patient care with evidence based medicine and a wonderful office staff.

Address: 1995 Errecart Blvd. Suite 107

Phone: 777-1895

Hours: Mon.- Thur. 8:30 a.m. – 5 p.m.; Fri. 8:30 a.m. – 1 p.m.

Bronze: Dr. George A. Winch

Best Podiatrist

Gold: Dr. Shane Draper

Dr. Draper is committed to providing quality care to our community. Our podiatry practice proudly serves the Northeastern Nevada area for any disease, disorder, and surgery of the foot and ankle. We provide outstanding patient care with an additional focus on quality time with each patient. Address: 1995 Errecart Blvd., No. 200

Phone: 775-738-1100


Hours: 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Silver: Dr. John Patton

Bronze: Dr. Quinn Lindstrom

Dr. Lindstrom is known for patient satisfaction and experience as well as top notch care. We provide outstanding patient care with an additional focus on quality time with each patient. Our office has excellent staff, extremity MRI, and diverse surgical capability.

Address: 1995 Errecart Blvd., Suite 200

Phone: 738-1100


Hours: Mon. – Fri. 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Best Surgeon

Gold: Dr. George A. Winch Jr.

Silver: Dr. Shane Draper

Bronze: Dr. Conrad Roberson

Pets: Best Pet Groomer

Gold: Sarah Dutton, Hair of the Dog

Silver: Critter Cuts

Bronze: Grooming by Karen

Pets: Best Pet Services, nonveterinary

Gold: Carrie’s Critter Care

Silver: Petco

Bronze: Hollyoak K9

Pets: Best Veterinary Clinic

Gold: Elko Veterinary Clinic

The business is known for seeing small and large animals, having state of the art laboratory equipment, ultrasound, and laser therapy, advanced orthopedic service and now also adding endoscopic service in the near future. We see almost any type of pet or livestock you might have. What sets the clinic apart is availability for our clients being open 6 days a week with a client based after hours and on call clinician and having five veterinarians on staff to meet the needs of our clients as well as a trained nursing staff.

Address: 1052 Colt Drive

Phone: 738-6116


Hours: Mon., Wed., Thurs. & Fri. 7 a.m. – 6 p.m.; Tues. 8 a.m. – 6 p.m.; Sat. 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Silver: Tanabo Veterinary Clinic

Bronze: Aspen Veterinary Clinic