Providing specialized services to promote balance in active lifestyles.

Whether you’re reducing acute or chronic pain, strengthening your physical health, or recovering, our use of traditional Chinese acupuncture and modern sports medicine practices will help you obtain and maintain balance.

Licensed acupuncturist Therese M. Powers meets your specific needs through patient-centered therapies including acupuncture, herbal medicine, nutritional counseling, and manual therapies such as gua sha and cupping.


Our proven methodology is based on ancient principles to promote circulation and encourage the body’s natural processes to restore more balanced functioning to better your active lifestyle.

Herbal Therapy

Our Chinese Herbal Therapy is generally used in conjunction with acupuncture to accelerate the patient’s progress and assist in healing. Our practice uses only herbs that meet the high standards of GMP.

Gua Sha

To release tension in areas of the body that are tight or strained this manual therapy treatment often referred to as “spooning” or “coning,” Gua Sha uses a smooth rounded tool to help relieve tension.


Meet Your Practitioner

Known for her patient-centered approach to medicine and gentle demeanor, Licensed Acupuncturist Therese M. Powers, L.Ac., brings sincerity, warmth, and individualized care to each interaction at her San Luis Obispo acupuncture office.

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