Our practice focuses on the health, vitality, longevity and aesthetic rejuvenation for women and men. We are a comprehensive acupuncture clinic that uniquely combines the ancient Chinese skills of acupuncture, the art of herbal medicine with modern anti-aging medical concepts. We offer customized treatments using:
- anti-aging protocols
- functional medicine
- herbal medicine
- lifestyle management
Acupuncture and herbal medicine, known as Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) have been effective treatments for thousands of years. The ancient Chinese were original purveyors of anti-aging medicine. Herbal medicine was pursued by the ancients in hopes of finding the elixir of immortality, a pursuit that has continued into modern day.
When looking for a qualified acupuncturist in the for serious concerns, chronic conditions, or long-term benefits, start your search for practitioners who are licensed acupuncturists D.A (RI) L.Ac.(most other states). They will have the highest level of training in the field. You will find a list of licensed acupuncturists at NCCAOM.
|Certified physician, chiropractors or physical therapists with as little as 50 hours of training
||Licensed acupuncturists (DA, LAc) with an average of 2,700+ hours of master’s-level training
|Training which is often comprised of home study and video-taped lectures
||Master’s level, on-site training at a nationally accredited school or college of acupuncture
|Minimal clinical experience in acupuncture or no actual patient treatments before certification
||Hundreds of hours of clinical experience and at least 250 actual patient treatments before licensure
|Not required to complete the national certification examination to prove competency in acupuncture
||Required to pass the national certification exam in acupuncture in order to become licensed (NCCAOM)
|Not required to regularly complete continuing education courses
||Required to do regular continuing education to maintain national certification
Anti-aging medicine is a clinical specialty that is based on sound, scientific principles. Anti-aging specialists believe age associated ailments are not a normal process of aging but, rather a pathology that can be interrupted in the early stages, years before a diagnosis is given. We believe this is is the future of medicine. Anti-aging is a new medical speciality that requires extensive post-graduate training as well as a comprehensive board exam in the following areas.
- Fundamentals of Preventative Medicine
- Mechanisms of Aging and Disease & Lifespan Research
- Cardiovascular Disease
- Cognitive and Neurodegenerative Diseases & Impairments
- Diagnostics & Assessments
- Immune System & Infectious Diseases
- Metabolic Dysfunctions & Diseases
- Musculoskeletal Diseases & Impairments
- Respiratory Diseases & Impairments
- Sensory System Diseases & Impairments
- Sexual-Reproductive System Diseases & Impairments
We endeavor to provide you, our client, the very best medicine both worlds have to offer. Don’t leave your health to chance, because we don’t. Welcome to our practice!