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Dr. Andréa Fuzimoto, DAOM, MSCS, CSAS, L.Ac.

Dr. Andréa Fuzimoto is a Doctor of Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine (DAOM), and has been working with Acupuncture-Traditional Chinese Medicine since 1998. Her practice is located in Albany, California which serves nearby cities of SF Bay Area such as Berkeley, Oakland, El Cerrito, Alameda, and San Francisco. She is specialized in neurological and neuro-immunological conditions, and we combine ancient Traditional Chinese Medicine with scientific based natural medical resources for best results. She uses Acupuncture techniques such as Neuro Scalp Acupuncture, Auricular Acupuncture, Systemic Acupuncture, Herbal Medicine, Medical Qi Gong (exercises), and life style modifications. Her nutritional approach includes not only suggestions based on the TCM rationale, but she also uses a functional nutritional approach guided by lab exams and neurotransmitters evaluations. The combination of ancient and modern medical techniques makes it ideal to manage chronic conditions, and to improve the body’s systems to an optimal functional level. Dr. Fuzimoto works closely with the patient uncovering the root causes of the ailments, creating an individual treatment plan, and using gentle therapies to rebalance health. Patients look for her careful individual diagnostic evaluation, strategic treatment planning, and compassionate care.

Medical Conditions and Treatment Resources

Neurology48Neurodegenerative disorders:

Acupuncture treats complications of neurological conditions such as paralysis, spasticity, sensory deficits, spasms, vertigo, and others. It manages symptoms of multiple sclerosis (MS), spinal cord injury (SCI), stroke, parkinson’s disease, cognitive impairment, neuropathy, bell’s palsy

3rdPain management:

Acupuncture activates the natural opioid system in brain. It is used for both acute or chronic pain caused by musculoskeletal or neurological problems such as back pain, arthritic pain, shoulder/neck pain, knee pain, sciatic pain, fibromyalgia, headaches, neuropathic pain, menstrual cramps,

strress48Emotional/Mental conditions:

Acupuncture regulates the brain and the secretion of neurohormones and neurotransmitters such as serotonin, dopamine, GABA, melatonin, and others. It makes this technique very effective for the treatment of depression, insomnia, anxiety, sleep disorders, stress maladaptation, mood disorders,…

Common Conditions50Autoimmune diseases:

Chinese Medicine provides excellent recourses to assist in the management of symptoms present in auto-immune conditions such as multiple sclerosis (MS), rheumatoid arthritis (RA), alopecia areata, crohn’s disease, ulcerative colitis, celiac disease, Hashimoto’s thyroiditis, systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE)..

AutoInmunity48Common conditions:

Acupuncture has been endorsed by the World Health Organization (WHO), by the National Institute of Health (NIH) and by the National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine (NCCAM). Some of the common conditions treated include nausea, headache, mal positioning of fetus, postoperative pain,..

Treatment Modalities 48Treatment modalities:

We combine ancient Chinese Medicine with modern western natural medicine for best results. Some of the modalities we offer include acupuncture, scalp acupuncture, ear acupuncture, electro-Acupuncture, herbal Medicine, TCM nutritional counseling, neuro-chemical nutrition, Qi Gong, life style modifications…

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