Acupuncture & Traditional Chinese Medicine

Mother Nurture Wellness provides Acupuncture, Traditional Chinese Medicine & Herbal Remedies to treat the following:

Women's Health 

Chinese Medicine has deeply rooted traditions in the treatment of issues pertaining to women's health. At Mother Nurture Wellness, we draw upon multiple modalities including Chinese herbal prescriptions, acupuncture, pharmaceutical grade supplements, functional medicine and holistic nutrition to address a myriad of issues including:

  • Hormonal Imbalances
  • Cycle Regulation/ Painful Menses
  • Endometriosis / PCOS
  • PMS
  • Menopause / Peri-menopause
  • Anxiety/Depression
  • Insomnia/Sleep Disturbances
  • Acute & Chronic Pain

Fertility Optimization

Whether you are just getting started on the road to parenthood or have been confronted with fertility challenges, our integrative holistic approach can serve to support and optimize your fertility. Mother Nurture Wellness specializes in preconception support whether as a primary therapy or in conjunction with assisted reproductive technology. Conditions that we successfully treat include:

  • Natural Conception/Conscious Conception 
  • IUI / IVF Optimization
  • Embryo Transfers
  • Egg Freezing Preparation
  • Advanced Maternal Age
  • Diminished Ovarian Reserve
  • Premature Ovarian Failure
  • Third Party Parenthood (egg, sperm and embryo donation)

Perinatal Support

Mother Nurture Wellness has created a system of parallel prenatal care, following you throughout each stage of your pregnancy.  Mother Nurture Wellness practitioners draw upon their extensive experience as birth doulas, acupuncturists and herbalists to provide mentorship and integrative care to encourage the health of you and your baby from gestation through birth and into the postpartum period. Click here for a complete outline of our Parallel Obstetric Care services.

Pain Management

A meta-analysis from the National Center for Complementary and Integrative Health shows that the use of acupuncture for the treatment of pain is more than a placebo, and is in fact clinically relevant in the treatment of many pain conditions, including but in no way limited to:

  • Back Pain
  • Neck Pain
  • Headaches
  • Migraines
  • Menstrual Cramps
  • Arthritis
  • Soft tissue injuries
  • Chronic and/or acute pain anywhere in the body

Autoimmune Disorders

Acupuncture and herbal medicine are extremely effective in the treatment of inflammation and other issues that arise due to autoimmune disease. At MNW, we look at the "whole" person and devise a comprehensive treatment plan to help manage symptoms, calm an over-active immune system, and strengthen the bodies defenses to avoid future flare ups. The approach of our MNW practitioners is to create an individualized treatment plan that combines acupuncture, herbs & supplements, nutrition and bodywork. Some of the conditions we treat include:

  • Hashimoto’s Thyroiditis
  • Lupus
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Connective Tissue Disorders
  • Sjogrens Syndrome
  • Crohn’s Disease
  • Ulcerative colitis

Musculoskeletal Conditions

Acupuncture is extremely effective in the treatment of musculoskeletal conditions. At MNW, we draw upon our multiple modalities, including acupuncture, massage, chiropractic care and nutrition/ supplementation to help create lasting relief. Conditions we treat include:

  • Muscle spasms
  • Sprains/strains
  • Soft tissue injuries
  • Joint pain (knee, hips, back, neck, arms, fingers)
  • Osteo and rheumatoid arthritis
  • Sciatica
  • Disc issues
  • TMJ/ Jaw pain

Distance Consultations

If you live out of town, Mother Nurture Wellness is happy to support you via phone or Skype sessions. Here are some of the things we can help you with via distance consults:

  • Nutritional consultations and support
  • Fertility mentorship/support
  • Pregnancy mentorship/support
  • Supplement and herbal consultations

Please call the office 310-598-5209 or email us at to make arrangements!

In-Home Visits

If you are unable to travel to our offices, arrangements can be made for treatment in your home (additional fees apply).

Please call the office 310-598-5209 or email us at to make arrangements!