Please call or text for all inquiries, or to schedule a consultation:

For all your primary health care needs

  • General Well-being, Immune Support & Sleep Quality

  • Male and Female Fertility, Vitality, Anti-Aging & Cosmetic Treatments

  • Allergies, Asthma, Respiratory & Skin Conditions
  • Tension & Pain Relief: Sciatica, Back pain, Arthritis & Osteoporosis
  • Addictions, Phobias, Eating disorders, Depression
  • High Blood Pressure: And Most other primary health care concerns

Many people find that the holistic approach to wellness, combining acupuncture and massage therapies with modern medical practices if necessary, promotes healing, renewed vitality, increased energy levels and an overall sense of well-being.

Whether interested in exploring the benefits of acupuncture, alternative and traditional medicines as

  • A complement to Western medical treatment

  • An alternative to Western medical treatment;

  • We can take care of your primary health care concerns,
    prescribing lab tests and screenings, refer out to specialists as necessary

  • And take care of your whole body, heart and mind!

Traditional Chinese Medicine

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The Acupuncture and Alternative Medicine Center located in Carmel and serving the Monterey Bay area, offers numerous interactive therapies along with a highly sensitive and effective style of acupuncture.
All of these therapies support the alleviation of symptoms in chronic and acute conditions and seek to treat the root cause of dis-ease.
Please read more about our Practitioners and Services. You will also find lots of informative content in our Blog section.
Chinese acupuncture itself is a safe, gentle and drug-free therapy for treating many health conditions, including women’s and men’s related health and ageing concerns, musculo-skeletal conditions and injuries, stress and anxiety, immune function, and digestive problems.

  • Acupuncture promotes fast healing and recovery from injury
  • Strengthens the immune system against infections and viruses
  • Reduces nausea and vomiting (post-surgery, post-radiation, medication-induced, and other conditions)
  • Can be used to treat addictions, obsessive behavior, phobias, eating disorders, anxiety, depression, and most psychological and emotional disorders
  • It does not interfere with other complementary medical treatments
  • It tends to be deeply relaxing and restorative, leaving you with a sense of inner stillness and calm.

The following list of conditions have been shown to respond to acupuncture treatment by the World Health Organization (WHO).

  • Upper Respiratory Tract
    • Acute sinusitis
    • Acute rhinitis
    • Common Cold and Flu
    • Acute tonsillitis
  • Respiratory System
    • Acute bronchitis
    • Bronchial asthma (Most effective in children and uncomplicated conditions.)
  • Eye Disorders
    • Acute conjunctivitis
    • Central Retinitis Myopia (in children)
    • Cataracts (without complications)
  • Mouth Disorders
    • Toothache
    • Post Extraction Pain
    • Gingivitis
    • Acute and Chronic Pharyngitis
  • Gastrointestinal Disorders
    • Spasms of esophagus
    • Hiccough
    • Gastroptosis
    • Acute and Chronic Gastritis
    • Gastric Hyperacidity
    • Chronic Duodenal Ulcer (pain relief)
    • Acute Duodenal Ulcer (without complications)
    • Acute and Chronic Colitis
    • Acute Bacillary Dysentery
    • Constipation
    • Diarrhea
    • Paralytic Ileus
  • Neurologic and Musculoskeletal Disorders
    • Headache and Migraine
    • Trigeminal Neuralgias
    • Facial Palsy (early stage, i.e., within 3-6 months)
    • Pareses Following a Stroke
    • Peripheral Neuropathies
    • Sequelae of Poliomyelitis (early stage, i.e., within 6 months)
    • Meniere’s Disease
    • Neurogenic Bladder Dysfunction
    • Nocturnal Enuresis (bedwetting)
    • Intercostal Neuralgia
    • Cervicobrachial Syndrome
    • Frozen Shoulder
    • Tennis Elbow
    • Sciatica
    • Low Back Pain
    • Osteoarthritis
    • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
    • Back and Knee Pain
    • Fibromyalgia
    • Chronic Fatigue
    • Sports Injuries and Pains
  • Reproductive & Gynecological Conditions
    • Premenstrual Syndrome
    • Dysmenorrhea (menstrual cramps)
    • Spotting and Excessive Bleeding
    • Amenorrhea (Loss of Menstrual Period)
    • Impotence
    • Infertility
    • Incontinence
    • Prostatis
  • Mental Emotional Problems
    • Stress
    • Anxiety
    • Depression
    • Insomnia

Our Practitioners


Acupuncturist, Somatic Educator

Kalyani Gilliam, L.Ac.


Gina Renee

Massage Practitioner

Alexis Everett

Medical Qi Gong

Danny Hull, MMQ


Marisa Mijares


Oona Hull, L.Ac.

Reiki Master, Massage Therapist

Rosann Lynch

Learn More

To learn more about how acupuncture and alternative therapies may benefit you for your specific condition, please give us a call at our office on (831) 624-3076 or text/mobile (831) 372-7100