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Best Acupuncturist 2018


For four years in a row and counting, you have voted us the best acupuncture practice in Monterey County. We are proud to offer you the best complete health care service available. Thank you for your continued support! Oona Hull has studied at Monterey Peninsula College, the International Institute of Medical Qi Gong, Meridian [...]

Best Acupuncturist 20182018-03-26T11:52:43+00:00

Best Acupuncturist 2017!


Once again, Monterey County has placed its confidence in the Acupuncture and Alternative Medicine Center for our services. Thank you Monterey! Best Acupuncturist 2017 Inserting thin needles into the body to release tension may seem counterintuitive by standards of modern Western medicine, but according to Oona Hull’s clients, this traditional Chinese medical technique still [...]

Best Acupuncturist 2017!2017-04-13T12:43:44+00:00

New Practitioner!


We are thrilled to announce the addition of acupuncturist Kimberly Ertl, L.Ac. to our team.  Kimberly was introduced to Chinese Medicine over 25 years ago through her study of Tai Chi and now comes to us with over 8 years of experience as a qualified practitioner of Chinese Medicine! You can read more about [...]

New Practitioner!2017-02-19T11:06:02+00:00

Voted Best Acupuncturist 2016


Monterey County has again placed its confidence in the Acupuncture and Alternative Medicine Center for our services. Thank you Monterey! Monterey County Weekly Best Acupuncturist Oona Hull is recognized for her extensive knowledge in the use of traditional Chinese medicine. Her holistic, effective treatments are famous for reducing layers of pain for her clients. On [...]

Voted Best Acupuncturist 20162017-04-13T12:43:23+00:00

The Ancient Art of Fertility Treatment


Supporting women to conceive naturally Supporting women through pregnancy Supporting women through Assisted Reproduction Therapy Enhancing male fertility through acupuncture   [dropcap]T[/fusion_dropcap]treating men and women at all stages of their journey to parenthood, we have had considerable success in supporting couples from fertility issues through pregnancy to childbirth. Functional fertility is not a question of [...]

The Ancient Art of Fertility Treatment2017-01-12T15:30:50+00:00

Traditional Chinese Medicine and Empirical Science


Our primary knowledge about Traditional Chinese Medicine including the use of herbs and acupuncture is based on empirical evidence, i.e. that which we can verify with our five senses. In other words, through trial and error over some 5000 years. Medical science tends to regard this evidence as inadmissible, claiming it too vulnerable to the [...]

Traditional Chinese Medicine and Empirical Science2017-01-12T15:30:50+00:00

The Foundation of Health


Holistic integrative medicine by definition seeks to balance the physical, mental, emotional and spiritual elements of well-being so that we feel whole in every sense. When a healing system recognizes all of these elements, it may be considered truly "holistic."

The Foundation of Health2017-01-12T15:30:50+00:00

Acupuncture for Spiritual Growth


excerpted from full article at www.acupuncturetoday.com By Joni Renee Zalk, LAc Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) was intertwined with wisdom. It was holistic medicine at its finest, believing in the mind/body connection. It utilized all aspects of wisdom, combining healing on many aspects from spiritual, mental, physical and emotional. Practitioners today, mainly focus on the physical [...]

Acupuncture for Spiritual Growth2014-06-26T03:46:14+00:00

Treating Athletes with Acupuncture


N.F.L. Players say acupuncture is the most important treatment they receive. Focusing on sore areas, using needles to increase blood flow, relaxing muscles tightened in training, they feel looser and more flexible. Jets fullback Tony Richardson says acupuncture made an immediate 10 percent performance improvement. New York Times

Treating Athletes with Acupuncture2014-06-16T22:18:07+00:00