Licensed Acupuncturist and Herbalist, Massage Therapist
Ioana is a licensed acupuncturist and herbalist. Under the guidance of 88th Generation Taoist Master Jeffrey Yuen at the Swedish Institute she received her M.S. in acupuncture. In addition, she completed her herbal studies at Pacific College of Oriental Medicine. By training at both institutions Ioana brings both the strengths of Traditional Chinese Medical Herbology and the powerful channel modalities of Classical Acupuncture into her practice.
She completed her training in Reiki and massage for cancer patients at the Professional Memorial Sloan Kettering Integrative Center with Wendy Miner in 2006. As a trained massage therapist she combines massage and hands on healing treatment for all patients with musculo-skeletal disorders. In addition she also utilizes essential oil therapy, and nutritional counseling when appropriate.
Ioana specializes in a full spectrum of imbalances and disorders, including musculo-skeletal pain and orthopedic disorders, post-surgical rehabilitation, addiction withdrawal, gynecological issues and digestive disorders. She also takes a keen interest in helping patients learn about health and prevention.