Acupuncture and Holistic Health, LLC
Laura Meyer, L.Ac., MTCM
570 Brighton Ave
Portland, ME 04102
Laura is a licensed acupuncturist and herbalist. She is board certified by the National Certification for Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine (NCCAOM). She earned a 4-year Master’s of Science degree in Traditional Chinese Medicine from Five Branches University in Santa Cruz, California, where she completed over 3,500 hours of training in both Eastern and Western medicine. Her experience includes a prestigious 2 year postgraduate clinical apprenticeship under Dr. Holly Guzman, Doctor of Oriental Medicine. With advanced training in obstetrics and gynecology, Laura focuses on women’s health issues as well as family care, internal medicine, immunology, pediatric wellness, pain and stress management. Laura also has 13 years of experience as a birth doula. She treats the whole family.
Laura is known for her gentle needle technique and for being a compassionate practitioner. She deeply enjoys educating and empowering people to make the changes they want in their health. She believes we are all inherently whole, yet sometimes we need support to manifest our wellness.
She utilizes many acupuncture styles in her practice, including Traditional Chinese Medicine, Japanese Acupuncture and others. Over the last 25 years, Laura has been involved in the health care field in a diverse range of roles. She has been a birth doula, a massage practitioner for people with severe disabilities, a medical assistant, and she has worked within the hospital system.