Elyse Josephs, L.Ac, MSTOM,
NCCAOM Diplomate in Acupuncture and Chinese Herbology
Elyse Josephs has obtained a Masters of Science in Traditional Oriental Medicine from Pacific College of Oriental Medicine. Her experience
includes working with patients of chronic diseases and disabilities at the Hospital for Joint Diseases, NYC.
With over 20 years experience she is experienced in treating not only orthopedic disorders due to trauma (accidents), but also arthritis, Fibryomulgia, MS and other disorders not easily treated by conventia Western Bio-medicine. Being an experienced herbalist, and knowledgeable in functional medicine, Elyse merges classical acupuncture with Chinese and Western herbalism, and includes an extensive cutting edge knowledge of supplementation
(vitamins & minerals) to create a unique approach in helping people to heal.
A large part of her practice is in dealing with Women’s health issues
Infertility- helping women to conceive, and carry a full term pregnancy.
IVF-Acupuncture can increase the percentage rate of success in invitro
fertilization performed by a qualified physician.
Period problems: ammenorrhea (cessation of periods), irregular
menstruation, late or early periods, painful menstruation.
Peri-menopause, menopause- Acupuncture and herbal medicine for
symptom relief and maintaining a healthy balanced body.
Acupuncture facial rejuvenation – (acupuncture face lift)
She is Board certified in Acupuncture and Chinese Herbal Medicine, and is
licensed to practice acupuncture in New York State
What is Oriental Medicine?
Oriental Medicine is a comprehensive medical system originally
formulated in China thousands of years ago. Today it is used
throughout the world to help preserve health and treat simple to
complex medical conditions.
What is Qi?
At the heart of Oriental Medicine is the concept of Qi, an energy
force that exists everywhere. This essential life-bearing force flows
freely throughout the body in a healthy person. When this energy is
obstructed or out of balance illness can ensue. Oriental medicine
seeks to reestablish and maintain the balanced movement of Qi. It
strives not only to resolve illness, but also to assist in the
preservation of health.
What is Acupuncture?
Acupuncture is the insertion of thin, disposable, sterile needles into
specific points on the body. The areas selected are believed to be
active energetic points that act as gateways into the nobody's
energetic system. Inserting needles into these locations promotes
and strengthens the flow of Qi and assists the body in
The World Health Organization and the National
Institute of Health has issued documentation that
hundreds of different diseases are effectively treated with
acupuncture. Some common conditions that have been
Allergies. Asthma, Bronchitis
Digestive problems: IBS, Constipation, Diarrhea, acid
reflux, gastroparesis, nausea
Depression, Fatigue, Anxiety, Insomnia.
Joint problems, Back Pain, Frozen shoulder, Carpal
GYN Problems: Perimenopause, Menopause,
Smoking cessation, TMJ,
Trigeminal neuralgia. Arthritis, Fibromyalgia, auto-
Facial rejuvenation with micro needling packages
combined with acupuncture for rejuvenating and
lifting the face
Sciatica and other debilitating pain syndromes that
inhibit free movement.