Acupuncturists near 94706

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Katie Mink
Acupuncturist, LAc
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Albany, CA 94706
I've been a licensed acupuncturist since 1987. In 2003, I added sound healing to my practice and my patients love the results! I offer full service Chinese Medicine with a well stocked pharmacy & extensive nutritional knowledge. Whether you are looking for a tune up, have a specific project, or want a significant life over-haul, I look forward to meeting you on your journey to health.
I've been a licensed acupuncturist since 1987. In 2003, I added sound healing to my practice and my patients love the results! I offer full service Chinese Medicine with a well stocked pharmacy & extensive nutritional knowledge. Whether you are looking for a tune up, have a specific project, or want a significant life over-haul, I look forward to meeting you on your journey to health.
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Acupuncture in 94706 - is it right for me?
Acupuncture is based on the concepts of oriental medicine or traditional Chinese medicine (TCM) and is one of the oldest healing practices in the world. 94706 acupuncturists are health care professionals who evaluate and treat the many conditions, aches and pains that respond to acupuncture.

Acupuncturists insert very fine acupuncture needles into the body. The purpose of the needles is to stimulate acupuncture points or meridians. The needles do not inject any substance into your body and are so fine as to be virtually impossible to feel. In some cases, acupuncture may be accompanied by electrical stimulation or the burning of moxa, a form of heat therapy. Or use acupressure, where physical pressure is applied by hand or elbow to trigger points with the aim of clearing blockages in these meridians.

'Accupuncture' and 'Accupuncturist' are common mis-spellings.

Credentials for 94706 licensed acupuncturists?
A licensed acupuncturist in 94706 needs a minimum of two years college education and must complete three years of professional training and pass the State's approved licensing examination. The three year program includes both theory and hands-on clinical practice. Most States' professional training programs are accredited by the Accreditation Commission for Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine (ACAOM) and by the National Certification Commission for Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine (NCCAOM).