Last night I was at dinner with some friends at Zazie over in Cole Valley. During the dinner conversation I was asked, “Why do people get acupuncture?” Which is a fabulous question! There are many many different reasons why people get acupuncture!
Here in the beautiful state of California, acupuncturists are Primary Care Providers. This is a great honor, but also a great responsibility. Not only do acupuncturists have to learn all about more than 400 acupuncture points, countless herbs, bodywork, nutrition, and energy work – but they also have to learn lots of Western medicine. From basic anatomy & physiology to internal medicine & psychology, your acupuncturist has to know their craft inside and out – and what he or she can’t do, and when a referral is necessary...Read More