Acupuncture  San Francisco, CA

Acupuncture is an old healing practice of traditional Chinese medicine dating back over 4,000 years. It still remains effective today as a way to strengthen the body rather than merely treating symptoms. It is primarily used to relieve pain as well as treat other conditions. More than 3 million Americans and 200,000 children in the U.S. have had acupuncture to help relieve a symptom or condition. Because of its low side effects, it has been the treatment of choice for many doctors across the country. It is even more popular in other countries.

ABOUT DR. CHEN

Jayne Chen is an acupuncturist and herbalist licensed by the California licensed by CCAOM, and nationally certified by NCCAOM. She specializes in pain management, both acute and chronic injuries, as well neurological conditions.  Additionally, she addresses cases in stress management, sleep disorders, digestive and general health and wellness.  Adjunct specialties are in Temporal-Mandibular Joint Dysfunction (TMJD), as well as Lymphatic Drainage education for cancer patients.

Orthopedic Acupuncture treatments may include electroacupuncture, laser acupuncture, trigger point needling (aka dry needling), cupping, moxa, and gua-sha.  Jayne integrates previous experience in manual modalities such as Myofascial Release Work (aka Connective Tissue massage), Active Release Therapy (ART), Craniosacral Therapy (CST).  She includes gait analysis, orthopedic muscle testing, postural re-education, as well as herbal/supplement support when necessary.

Jayne earned her Master’s in Traditional Chinese Medicine from American College of Traditional Medicine and completed externships at Capital Pacific Medical Center (CPMC), Lifelong-Berkeley Primary Care, and Zhejiang Medical University in Hangzhou, China. Prior to practicing Acupuncture and Chinese Medicine, Jayne earned a Bachelor’s from Evergreen State College in Health Science, Nutrition and Holistic Health. She is certified as a Holistic Health Practitioner, Medical Massage, Whole Food Integrative Nutrition, as well as an Institute of Functional Medicine candidate.

Concurrently, Jayne is a Doctoral candidate at Bastyr University working on a Capstone thesis in pain management. Additional experience at U.W. Harborview Medical Center internship providing electroacupuncture for pain management, part of a clinical study in the Pain and Anesthesia Department.
If you would like to book an appointment with Jayne, or have any questions, please email Info@Wholehealthintegrativecare.Com ​​​​​​​

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