Rooted in traditional Chinese medicine, the healing technique of applying needles to specific points on the body is a widely accepted to be an effective practice in the US. But because there are so many practitioners to choose from, finding the best acupuncturist on Long Island can take a lot of trial and error, something few want to deal with when it comes to voluntary needle pricks. Here’s the top three, as voted by our readers.
Long Islanders Voted Ronald Sandoval of Huntington Best Acupuncturist on Long Island!
1789 E. Jericho Tpke.
If someone is going to be sticking needles in your body, you want them to be great at what they do. Ron Sandoval has been relaxing bodies through acupuncture since 2001 and is NCCAOM board certified. He’s earned a plethora of degrees, including a bachelor’s in psychology from Adelphi and master’s in acupuncture and associate’s in massage therapy from The New York College for Wholistic Health Education and Research.
2nd Place – Inner Source Natural Health
11 Stuart Ave., Huntington. 631-421-1848. www.innersourcehealth.com
The mission of Inner Source Natural Health is to help each patient realize their greatest health potential using the least disruptive recommendations possible to stimulate the innate ability of the body to heal itself. Other services besides acupuncture includes clinical nutrition, botanical (herbal) medicine, homeopathy, lifestyle counseling, hydrotherapy, food shopping, craniosacral therapy, emotional freedom technique and facial/anti aging acupuncture.
3rd Place – New York College of Health Professions
6801 Jericho Tpke., Syosset. 516-364-0808. www.nycollege.edu
The New York College of Health Professions is one of the leading colleges of Holistic medicine in the United States. The College offers undergraduate and graduate degree programs in Massage Therapy, Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine, and a Continuing Education Certificate program in Holistic Nursing for RN’s. Transforming health begins with education.
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