Acupuncturist
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"Are you looking for an Alternative Health Care provider who will take the time to listen, and would truly like to help you? I am a California licensed acupuncturist with a PhD. in Oriental Medicine and a former clinical professor at the Academy of Chinese Culture and Health Sciences. I have been practicing Oriental Medicine and Acupuncture for over 20 years. I have developed very unique acupuncture techniques, which often allows you to feel results after only one visit."
(415) 498-0954
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"Are you looking for an Alternative Health Care provider who will take the time to listen, and would truly like to help you? I am a California licensed acupuncturist with a PhD. in Oriental Medicine and a former clinical professor at the Academy of Chinese Culture and Health Sciences. I have been practicing Oriental Medicine and Acupuncture for over 20 years. I have developed very unique acupuncture techniques, which often allows you to feel results after only one visit."
Yu Ying (Emmie) Zhu, Acupuncturist
Acupuncturist, LAc, OMD(CHN, MD(CHN)
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"I am a Western medical doctor and then also a Chinese medical doctor and have practiced Western and Chinese medicine for 30+ years in hospitals in China before I came to US in 1985 as a visiting professor in UCSF. In US, I have been a faculty instructor in Acupuncture and Integrative Medicine College Berkeley and treating patients in my private TCM practice for 20+ years. With over 50 years of extensive Western and Chinese medical experience, compassion, caring, and a holistic approach, I have successfully helped many patients with various health challenges including difficult cases that could not be helped with Western medicine."
(415) 944-4206
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"I am a Western medical doctor and then also a Chinese medical doctor and have practiced Western and Chinese medicine for 30+ years in hospitals in China before I came to US in 1985 as a visiting professor in UCSF. In US, I have been a faculty instructor in Acupuncture and Integrative Medicine College Berkeley and treating patients in my private TCM practice for 20+ years. With over 50 years of extensive Western and Chinese medical experience, compassion, caring, and a holistic approach, I have successfully helped many patients with various health challenges including difficult cases that could not be helped with Western medicine."
Blossoming Lotus Acupuncture, Acupuncturist
Acupuncturist, LAc, DiplOM
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"If you have a skin condition and are looking for a more holistic and natural way to resolve it, Chinese medicine could be your solution. In our clinic, we will discuss extensively about your skin condition, thereafter, you will receive a customized treatment, which may include an herbal formula to take orally, plus a customized herbal ointment or tincture. Depending on the condition, compresses and other forms of topical treatment may also be prescribed. You will also be given lifestyle and diet recommendations. We offer a free 15 minute consultation. Call us to see how we can be of service."
(415) 813-5406
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"If you have a skin condition and are looking for a more holistic and natural way to resolve it, Chinese medicine could be your solution. In our clinic, we will discuss extensively about your skin condition, thereafter, you will receive a customized treatment, which may include an herbal formula to take orally, plus a customized herbal ointment or tincture. Depending on the condition, compresses and other forms of topical treatment may also be prescribed. You will also be given lifestyle and diet recommendations. We offer a free 15 minute consultation. Call us to see how we can be of service."
Shamsi Pourfatemi Creps, Acupuncturist
Acupuncturist, MS, LAc
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"I am passionate about holistic medicine and the healing you can achieve. The body has an incredible power to heal itself given the correct environment. I work with you to cultivate this environment. The whole of you is examined and treated. We will explore how your diet, lifestyle and thought patterns are affecting your well being. I provide treatments to deal with the root cause of your current imbalance, but also educate you on how to prevent disease. Health is a state defined as harmony in the mind, body and spirit. I believe in total patient care."
(415) 489-0937
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"I am passionate about holistic medicine and the healing you can achieve. The body has an incredible power to heal itself given the correct environment. I work with you to cultivate this environment. The whole of you is examined and treated. We will explore how your diet, lifestyle and thought patterns are affecting your well being. I provide treatments to deal with the root cause of your current imbalance, but also educate you on how to prevent disease. Health is a state defined as harmony in the mind, body and spirit. I believe in total patient care."
Pamela Zilavy, Acupuncturist
Acupuncturist, MA, MS, LAc
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"At Lotus Root Acupuncture Pamela offers caring and effective acupuncture treatment, massage, herbal remedies, and dietary therapy for all your health care needs. With over 30 years in the healing arts, Pamela is dedicated to providing the highest quality of care for each individual to empower body, mind and spirit to attain optimum health and balance. We "treat the root so the branches may flourish." "
(415) 494-4692
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"At Lotus Root Acupuncture Pamela offers caring and effective acupuncture treatment, massage, herbal remedies, and dietary therapy for all your health care needs. With over 30 years in the healing arts, Pamela is dedicated to providing the highest quality of care for each individual to empower body, mind and spirit to attain optimum health and balance. We "treat the root so the branches may flourish." "
Stillpoint Wellness Center, Acupuncturist
Acupuncturist, ND, LAc
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"Stillpoint Wellness Center has a variety of practitioners with different backgrounds of techniques and experiences. We integrate oriental and western natural therapies. Our treatment begins by listening to our patient's history in order to understand the factors affecting their health. Through this process, we seek to find the root causes of the disease, rather than only treating the symptoms."
(415) 570-8186
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"Stillpoint Wellness Center has a variety of practitioners with different backgrounds of techniques and experiences. We integrate oriental and western natural therapies. Our treatment begins by listening to our patient's history in order to understand the factors affecting their health. Through this process, we seek to find the root causes of the disease, rather than only treating the symptoms."
Dr. Lucy Xiao Acupuncture and Herbs, Acupuncturist
Acupuncturist, DAOM, LAc
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"I'm a Doctor of Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine (DAOM) and a licensed acupuncturist and herbalist. It's a joy to serve patients in holistic ways that not only bring relief to their symptoms, but also address the mind-body as a whole for the benefit of their long-term health and well-being."
(415) 689-1015
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"I'm a Doctor of Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine (DAOM) and a licensed acupuncturist and herbalist. It's a joy to serve patients in holistic ways that not only bring relief to their symptoms, but also address the mind-body as a whole for the benefit of their long-term health and well-being."
Yan-xiang Li, Acupuncturist
Acupuncturist
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"I am committed to bring your health back to balance utilizing traditional Chinese acupuncture and herbs. I have more than forty years of experience in Traditional Chinese Medicine, and have held many seminars in treating Migraine headaches"
(415) 689-8807
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"I am committed to bring your health back to balance utilizing traditional Chinese acupuncture and herbs. I have more than forty years of experience in Traditional Chinese Medicine, and have held many seminars in treating Migraine headaches"
Oliver C Chu, Acupuncturist
Acupuncturist, OMD, LAc
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"Oliver's journey into healing arts began in 1982. As a practitioner of acupuncture and Chinese medicine who specializes in Traumatology (Ditda-Shangke), he received extensive apprenticeship training in the States, Hong Kong, and Beijing under several reputable first-generation physicians, esoteric healers of Eastern medicine, and venerable masters of traditional martial arts since childhood. Oliver also served as a clinical intern and mentored at various facilities including American Institute of Acupuncture Orthopedics & Traumatology, California Pacific Medical Center, and Yueyang Hospital of Integrative Medicine in Shanghai, China."
(415) 505-8877
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"Oliver's journey into healing arts began in 1982. As a practitioner of acupuncture and Chinese medicine who specializes in Traumatology (Ditda-Shangke), he received extensive apprenticeship training in the States, Hong Kong, and Beijing under several reputable first-generation physicians, esoteric healers of Eastern medicine, and venerable masters of traditional martial arts since childhood. Oliver also served as a clinical intern and mentored at various facilities including American Institute of Acupuncture Orthopedics & Traumatology, California Pacific Medical Center, and Yueyang Hospital of Integrative Medicine in Shanghai, China."
Jill Hutchinson, Acupuncturist
Acupuncturist, LAc, MS
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"My focus is that of treating the whole body. Integrating many aspects of Chinese medicine, my goal is to achieve the most optimal results. I see a wide range of conditions, from HIV and Hepatitis C co-infection, women's health and reproductive issues, allergies and asthma to all types of pain issues. I specialize in using acupuncture to balance the body, and calm the mind. I find that often someone will come to me about a specific pain complaint and after a few treatments report that the pain is resolved in addition to sleeping better or feeling less stressed."
(415) 639-9046
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"My focus is that of treating the whole body. Integrating many aspects of Chinese medicine, my goal is to achieve the most optimal results. I see a wide range of conditions, from HIV and Hepatitis C co-infection, women's health and reproductive issues, allergies and asthma to all types of pain issues. I specialize in using acupuncture to balance the body, and calm the mind. I find that often someone will come to me about a specific pain complaint and after a few treatments report that the pain is resolved in addition to sleeping better or feeling less stressed."
Winnie W Chin, Acupuncturist
Acupuncturist, LAc
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"I am a practitioner of traditional Japanese acupuncture and have studied extensively with master acupuncturist Koji Ichihashi of the Kurumadani School of Japan. Japanese acupuncture technique involves shallow insertion of very thin, delicate needles into points along the Meridians of the body. It is a relaxing spa-like treatment that is gentle and essentially pain free. This style incorporates medical Shiatsu massage while the needles are in the body. I give my patients self-care education, Qigong (energy movement), nutritional counseling and suggest Chinese herbal therapies and/or supplements in a nurturing environment."
(415) 787-2928
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"I am a practitioner of traditional Japanese acupuncture and have studied extensively with master acupuncturist Koji Ichihashi of the Kurumadani School of Japan. Japanese acupuncture technique involves shallow insertion of very thin, delicate needles into points along the Meridians of the body. It is a relaxing spa-like treatment that is gentle and essentially pain free. This style incorporates medical Shiatsu massage while the needles are in the body. I give my patients self-care education, Qigong (energy movement), nutritional counseling and suggest Chinese herbal therapies and/or supplements in a nurturing environment."
Teresa Durling, Acupuncturist
Acupuncturist, MSTCM, L.Ac.
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"Whatever health issue you are struggling with, I am here to help! My goal is to help you achieve optimum health and wellness. Having evolved over thousands of years, acupuncture is one of the oldest continually practiced medical modalities in the world. Acupuncture is used to prevent and treat disease, relieve pain, balance mood, enhance athletic performance, increase fertility, and improve overall health and wellness. "
(628) 210-3533
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"Whatever health issue you are struggling with, I am here to help! My goal is to help you achieve optimum health and wellness. Having evolved over thousands of years, acupuncture is one of the oldest continually practiced medical modalities in the world. Acupuncture is used to prevent and treat disease, relieve pain, balance mood, enhance athletic performance, increase fertility, and improve overall health and wellness. "
Chris O'Donnell, Acupuncturist
Acupuncturist, LAc, DNBAO
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"Chris O'Donnell, L.Ac, is a specialist in the treatment of pain and can help you feel better and recover faster. He uses acupuncture and herbal medicine to reduce pain, improve function, increase range of motion, and speed healing. Chris often works with patients before and after surgery with great results. Chris treats all the facets of pain which includes not only the physical aspect but the psychological and emotional components as well. He is adept at treating depression, fatigue and sleep disturbances that often accompany pain."
(415) 371-9975
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"Chris O'Donnell, L.Ac, is a specialist in the treatment of pain and can help you feel better and recover faster. He uses acupuncture and herbal medicine to reduce pain, improve function, increase range of motion, and speed healing. Chris often works with patients before and after surgery with great results. Chris treats all the facets of pain which includes not only the physical aspect but the psychological and emotional components as well. He is adept at treating depression, fatigue and sleep disturbances that often accompany pain."
Da-Gang Wang Acupuncture & Chinese Herbs, Acupuncturist
Acupuncturist, LAc, DiplOA, MSTCM
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"I believe that there are three fundamental elements of a happy, contented life. One, we need to be able to eat, digest, and eliminate every day. Two, we need to be able to sleep well. Third, we need good sex life. Based on these three elements, we build life and pursuit dreams. However, stress, unhealthy diet and eating habits, and many environmental pollutions make the foundation of our lives unbalanced, thus, we experience depression, anxiety, digestive disorder and sexual dysfunction. My mission is to help people to build a healthy foundation of life with happiness an contentment."
(415) 650-4022
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"I believe that there are three fundamental elements of a happy, contented life. One, we need to be able to eat, digest, and eliminate every day. Two, we need to be able to sleep well. Third, we need good sex life. Based on these three elements, we build life and pursuit dreams. However, stress, unhealthy diet and eating habits, and many environmental pollutions make the foundation of our lives unbalanced, thus, we experience depression, anxiety, digestive disorder and sexual dysfunction. My mission is to help people to build a healthy foundation of life with happiness an contentment."
Stephanie Albert, Acupuncturist
Acupuncturist, DACM, LAc
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"Acupuncture is well suited for patients looking to improve their health and happiness through natural medicine and lifestyle modification. I love working with patients who see the connection between their stress and their health, and are seeking healthcare that can treat both sides of that equation."
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"Acupuncture is well suited for patients looking to improve their health and happiness through natural medicine and lifestyle modification. I love working with patients who see the connection between their stress and their health, and are seeking healthcare that can treat both sides of that equation."
Jordanna Eve Dworkin, Acupuncturist
Acupuncturist, LAc
"Welcome to InTouch SF, a private acupuncture and healing arts practice! Located in a classic Victorian in Potrero Hill, my healing sanctuary is the perfect backdrop for acupuncture, classic Chinese bodywork, customized pilates, barre style and yoga sessions for stress-free living. I try to pamper my clients as much as possible by offering amazing combined therapeutics like tui na massage, cupping, warming moxibustion, qi gong exercises, stretching and more. With InTouch, you'll receive the attentive listening, soothing touch and individual care you deserve!"
(646) 820-1906
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"Welcome to InTouch SF, a private acupuncture and healing arts practice! Located in a classic Victorian in Potrero Hill, my healing sanctuary is the perfect backdrop for acupuncture, classic Chinese bodywork, customized pilates, barre style and yoga sessions for stress-free living. I try to pamper my clients as much as possible by offering amazing combined therapeutics like tui na massage, cupping, warming moxibustion, qi gong exercises, stretching and more. With InTouch, you'll receive the attentive listening, soothing touch and individual care you deserve!"
Galina Yugay, Acupuncturist
Acupuncturist, LAc, MSOM
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"I was an MD in Russia for more than 20 years,and after graduating Meiji College of Oriental Medicine in Berkeley, I can combine now and use my knowledge in western and oriental medicine more comprehensive. My office is located in the medical building right across Mount Zion Hospital and having very convenient transportation. I always welcome everybody who is seeking for help and need immediate treatment. Traditional Chinese Medicine is good for balancing the body, helps relieve the pain, reduce stress and many other problems.And also I offer an initial exam free with the 1-st treatment."
(415) 547-0932
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"I was an MD in Russia for more than 20 years,and after graduating Meiji College of Oriental Medicine in Berkeley, I can combine now and use my knowledge in western and oriental medicine more comprehensive. My office is located in the medical building right across Mount Zion Hospital and having very convenient transportation. I always welcome everybody who is seeking for help and need immediate treatment. Traditional Chinese Medicine is good for balancing the body, helps relieve the pain, reduce stress and many other problems.And also I offer an initial exam free with the 1-st treatment."
Chinese Medicine & Acupuncture Healing Center, Acupuncturist
Acupuncturist, PhD, LAc, OMD, Prof
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"If you are thinking about trying acupuncture, you are in good company. Not only has acupuncture been used as a mainstream therapy for thousand of years in China, but recently it has been attracting many Westerners too. Millions of people in the United States alone have tried acupuncture to relieve pain that just won't quit. Many others have tried it as a way to avoid surgery or drugs -- and to avoid their nasty side effects. Welcome to Chinese Medicine & Acupuncture Healing Center If you are thinking about trying acupuncture, you are in good company."
(415) 599-9897
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"If you are thinking about trying acupuncture, you are in good company. Not only has acupuncture been used as a mainstream therapy for thousand of years in China, but recently it has been attracting many Westerners too. Millions of people in the United States alone have tried acupuncture to relieve pain that just won't quit. Many others have tried it as a way to avoid surgery or drugs -- and to avoid their nasty side effects. Welcome to Chinese Medicine & Acupuncture Healing Center If you are thinking about trying acupuncture, you are in good company."
Caladrius Healing Clinic, Acupuncturist
Acupuncturist, LAc, MS
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Office is near:
San Francisco, California 94102
"Please come to share your life experience, to discuss your health issue and to move forward to be better health. I will try my best to work with you for better health."
(650) 290-6838
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San Francisco, California 94102
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"Please come to share your life experience, to discuss your health issue and to move forward to be better health. I will try my best to work with you for better health."
Sue Lin, Acupuncturist
Acupuncturist, LAc, OMD
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Office is near:
San Francisco, California 94110
"Formed in 1979 by a group of highly trained Chinese medical experts from the same family, ACM HEALTH CENTERS is the first Chinese medical clinic chain in Northern California. All our doctors are trained in China's most prestigious medical universities in both Western and Eastern disciplines and with years of experience in teaching, research, and clinical practice. Serving the Bay Area for 35 years, our doctors work with tens of thousands patients with all kinds of conditions: from allergies to arthritis, from low back pain to migraines. All of our doctors are highly trained and have minimum 15 years of experience."
(650) 830-0381
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San Francisco, California 94110
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"Formed in 1979 by a group of highly trained Chinese medical experts from the same family, ACM HEALTH CENTERS is the first Chinese medical clinic chain in Northern California. All our doctors are trained in China's most prestigious medical universities in both Western and Eastern disciplines and with years of experience in teaching, research, and clinical practice. Serving the Bay Area for 35 years, our doctors work with tens of thousands patients with all kinds of conditions: from allergies to arthritis, from low back pain to migraines. All of our doctors are highly trained and have minimum 15 years of experience."
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Acupuncture in San Francisco County - 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. San Francisco County 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 San Francisco County licensed acupuncturists?
A licensed acupuncturist in San Francisco County 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).