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Sarah, Licenced Acupuncturist

Biography:
Sarah is a Licensed Acupuncturist (L.Ac.) in the state of Colorado, board certified by the National Certification Commission for Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine (NCCAOM) in Acupuncture and Chinese Herbology (Dipl.OM). She holds a M.S. in Oriental Medicine from Dongguk University in Los Angeles, a B.A. in the History of Science from the University of California at Berkeley, and is currently working towards a M.A. in Chinese Language and Literature at the University of Colorado at Boulder. Additionally, she is a certified Reiki Master by the International Center for Reiki Training. Sarah believes that healthcare should first and foremost be about patient empowerment, and educates her patients about using dietary and lifestyle changes to help them cultivate and maintain wellness after their course of acupuncture is finished. As such, she is particularly interested in chronic digestive and hormonal disorders, but also has a great deal of experience in pain management. Sarah previously practiced at Costa Acupuncture, and Eagle Rock Community Acupuncture, in Los Angeles. During this time, she taught courses in Chinese Medical Diagnosis, and Medical Ethics, at Alhambra Medical University. When not working, translating, or teaching, Sarah enjoys cooking, hiking, and photography.