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An Acupuncture Resource
As a California Licensed Acupuncturist and Doctor of Oriental Medicine I have created this site for you to share my knowledge and experience of the wonderful and complete medical system called Chinese Medicine.

Chinese Medicine has been utilized by more of the world's population than any other. Within these pages you will find the most current information and research on the physiological basis of how Acupuncture (Needling Therapy) works, as well as information on how Chinese Herbal formulas can be integrated in a modern western medical practice.

Use the links above to start a journey toward increased
health and wellness that patients have enjoyed
for thousands of years!

Cynthia Birkhimer, OMD

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