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Lynn M. Almloff, DAOM, L.Ac., M.Ac. Dipl.Ac., Dipl.CH (NCCAOM)


acupuncture virginia, Lynn Almloff, virginia acupunctureDr. Lynn Almloff has been a licensed health care provider since 1979. She has been a Licensed Acupuncturist (L.Ac.) in Virginia since 1997. Dr. Almloff is trained in both the US and China. During her Doctoral training she did externships at Eastern Virginia Medical School (EVMS) and ShuGuang Hospital affiliated with Shanghai University of TCM in Shanghai,China. Dr. Almloff has 6 years of post graduate education from accredited Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine colleges (Masters and Doctorate degrees combined). She strives to maintain the highest level of training and credentials available in the field of Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine (AOM). Dr. Almloff was the first person in Hampton Roads to be National Board (NCCAOM) certified in Chinese Herbal Medicine and is the only person in Hampton Roads to hold a Doctor of Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine degree (DAOM) from an accredited (ACAOM) American college. The DAOM is the highest level of academic achievement available in the United States in the field of Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine (AOM).

Dr. Almloff is dedicated to the advancement, ethics and safety of Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine (AOM). She is presently the President of the Acupuncture Society of Virginia and the Virginia representative to the Council of State Associations. In 2010 Governor Bob McDonnell appointed Dr. Almloff to the Acupuncture Advisory Board to the Virginia Board of Medicine. The Advisory Board works to protect the public of Virginia in the safe practice of Acupuncture. Dr. Almloff is a co-investigator of a research study at Eastern Virginia Medical School. She has previously served as a member of the Ethics Committee of the American Association of Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine (AAAOM).

Prior to settling in Hampton Roads in 2003, Dr. Almloff practiced Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine in Alexandria, Washington, DC and the San Francisco area (Marin County).

Education

  • Doctor of Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine
    • Oregon College of Oriental Medicine (OCOM)
  • Master's of Acupuncture
    • TAI Sophia Institute (TAI)
  • Bachelor of Science Dental Hygiene
    • Loyola University, New Orleans

Licenses to practice Acupuncture

  • Virginia Board of Medicine
  • District of Columbia Board of Medicine
  • California Acupuncture Board

National Board Certifications

  • Diplomate in Acupuncture (NCCAOM)
  • Diplomate in Chinese Herbs (NCCAOM)

Professional Organizations

  • Acupuncture Society of Virginia (ASVA)
  • American Association of Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine (AAAOM)
  • Council of State Associations (CSA)
  • Society for Acupuncture Research (SAR)

Leadership

  • President of the Acupuncture Society of Virginia
    • 2010- Present; 1998-2000
  • Virginia Representative to the Council of State Association
    • Present
  • Vice Chair for Acupuncture Advisory Board to the Virginia Board of Medicine
    • 2010-Present
  • Ethics Committee of American Association of Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine
    • 2007-2010

Research

  • Co-investigator of study in progress at Eastern Virginia Medical School (EVMS)


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Virginia Beach Location:
Pembroke 2, Suite 210
Pembroke Office Center
Virginia Beach, Virginia

Mailing Address:
287 Independence Blvd., Suite 210
Virginia Beach, Virginia 23462

Phone:
(757) 216-8451

Conveniently located near the new Town Center in Virginia Beach, Virginia

 

Our Newport News Location:
729 Thimble Shoals Blvd.
Suite 5-E
Newport News, VA 23606

Phone:
(757) 596-8451

Convenient to Williamsburg, Jamestown, Yorktown, Gloucester, Hampton and Portsmouth, Virginia