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At San Francisco Community Acupuncture, we provide quality acupuncture treatments in a quiet, group setting in comfy, new recliner chairs.

Our fee is based on a sliding-scale ranging from $30-$50, with an additional one-time paperwork processing charge of $10 for the first visit. You decide what you can afford within that range.

Practitioners

Rebecca_Cropped.jpgRebecca Rizzetta, L.Ac., CMT is a California Licensed Acupuncturist. She has also been a Certified Massage Therapist for over 10 years and is trained in many deep-tissue and Swedish modalities. She received her Masters degree in Traditional Chinese Medicine from the American College of Traditional Chinese Medicine in 2006. She studied at Zhejiang University in Hong Zhou, China and worked in cancer, pediatric and gynecology clinics. She also worked in San Francisco at the CPMC Stroke and Rehabilitation Center, The San Francisco Women’s Community Clinic, and the American College of Traditional Chinese Medicine’s Community Clinic and for the San Francisco Ballet.

Rebekah.jpgRebekah Sitty, L.Ac., CMT is a Nationally Certified and California Licensed Acupuncturist and Oriental Medicine Practitioner. She is also a Certified Massage Therapist focusing on trigger points and deep tissue work. She received her Masters degree in Traditional Chinese Medicine from the American College of Traditional Chinese Medicine in 2005. During her schooling she chose to augment her studies by taking additional classes with Fred Lerner, DC, Matt Callison, L.Ac., Margaret McMeekin, L.Ac and other orthopedic specialists. She has worked in San Francisco at the Haight-Ashbury Free Clinic, the CPMC Stroke and Rehabilitation Center, The San Francisco Women’s Community Clinic, the American College of Traditional Chinese Medicine’s Community Clinic and also for the San Francisco Ballet.

Jen TaylorJennifer Taylor, L.Ac. earned her B.A. with Honors from St. John’s College in Santa Fe, NM, and her M.S. from the Five Branches Institute of Traditional Chinese Medicine in Santa Cruz, CA. During her course of studies Jennifer completed an advanced clinical internship in Sports Injury/Orthopedics with a focus on Muscle Channel Theory. She also trained in a specialized advanced system of scalp acupuncture for spinal cord injuries and musculoskeletal conditions. Jennifer studied extensively with her teachers in the Gynecology Department, treating a wide range of women’s health issues as well as providing support through diet and nutritional therapies. Jennifer came to this healing profession through her own personal sports injury in which she experienced the amazing abilities of acupuncture to heal and bring about recovery on a deep and sustained level.

Lauren.Final-26Lauren Kaneko-Jones, L.Ac. Lauren is truly a partner in your healthcare. She loves working with the emotional part of the body as it is integral to the physical symptoms that show up. She often shares tips of supplements, nutrition or simple self-care to tag along with your acupuncture treatment. She got her Master of Science in Oriental Medicine at the Acupuncture and Integrative Medicine College in Berkeley, CA. She is a California State Licensed Acupuncturist as well as a National Diplomate of Oriental Medicine. When she is not working, she enjoys cooking, watercolors as well as collaborating with other creatives and healers in the bay area.

Den Bloome Bremond, RN, L.Ac. is a California licensed acupuncturist and herbalist. She received her Master’s of Science from the American College of Traditional Chinese Medicine in San Francisco in 2002. She is also a California registered nurse, having worked in Bay Area hospitals for over 16 years. She is passionate in her desire to help others to heal themselves and find joy in their lives. She appreciates the ways in which Eastern and Western medicines are able to complement one another, and she values the mind/body/spirit connection residing at the core of Traditional Chinese Medicine. Outside of work, she especially enjoys traveling, family excursions and culinary adventures.

MelissaHicksHeadshotMelissa Hicks, M.S. L.Ac. received her Master’s of Science in Traditional Chinese Medicine from the American College of Chinese Medicine.  As a California-licensed acupuncturist and herbalist, Melissa strives to support each individual’s health & healing process so they may feel better, discover their personal potential, and live their life with more vigor, clarity and focus. She has interned and studied in China with doctors from Zhejiang Chinese Medical University in Hangzhou, Zhejiang Province. Her work and volunteer experience includes Berkeley Primary Care, the ACTCM Community Ear Acupuncture Project, Haight-Ashbury Free Clinics, and the ACTCM Community Clinic. As a primary healthcare provider, she treats patients presenting with a wide array of conditions. She practices internal and preventative medicine with special interest in pain management, sleep disorders, emotional stress and women’s health.

Stephanie Haney, L.Ac. and Diplomat of Oriental Medicine, provides integrative healthcare based on the traditions of Chinese medicine including acupuncture and Chinese herbal remedies. Beyond earning her 4-year Master’s degree at the American College of Traditional Chinese Medicine, she has over 15 years experience in reproductive health as an educator, doula, and advocate. Whether studying monastic art in Japan, sustainable agriculture in India, or initiating a community acupuncture clinic in Costa Rica, Stephanie is a traveler by heart and deeply awed by the beauty tucked in every corner of the world. She currently serves on the Board of Directors for the Women’s Community Clinic.

jenn holley (1)Jenn Holley, L.Ac. received her Masters degree in Traditional Chinese Medicine from the American College of Traditional Chinese Medicine in San Francisco. She is a licensed acupuncturist and herbalist and has worked in San Francisco and the Bay Area since 2007. She has been a staff acupuncturist for the SF AIDS Foundation, providing acupuncture for several of the Foundation’s Addiction and Recovery groups, has worked at the Haight-Ashbury Free Clinic, and at Charlotte Maxwell, an integrative medicine clinic for low-income women living with Cancer. She has interned with Dr. Lifang Liang, OMD and fertility specialist and worked at the Stroke Rehabilitation Unit at California Pacific Medical Center. Jenn has a special interest in auricular acupuncture and community medicine.

ericrosenbergheadshotEric Rosenberg, L.Ac., CMT is a California state licensed Acupuncturist and certified massage therapist. He received his Master’s of Science in Traditional Chinese Medicine from the American College of Traditional Chinese Medicine in San Francisco with certificates in both Shiatsu and Tui Na therapy. Eric also has completed over 500 clinical hours of hospital training abroad, at Henan University of Traditional Chinese Medicine in Zhengzhou, China studying Tui na and Acupuncture orthopedics, as well as Zhejiang University in Hangzhou, China. Eric is a dedicated clinician who listens to the needs of his clients and works to improve their health and well-being. With a specialization in musculoskeletal injuries and pain management, he offers treatments that are based in both the fundamentals and theories of Traditional Chinese Medicine and Western anatomy, by utilizing the various meridians and acupuncture points to effectively influence and harmonize the body as well as manual therapy techniques to facilitate  soft tissue recovery and pain relief. In addition to the modalities of Shiatsu and Tui Na, Eric also has training in deep tissue, trigger point, positional release techniques and craniosacral therapies. He aims to affect the body at a deep neurophysiological level, to relax the soft tissues and alleviate pain. When he is not working or studying, Eric enjoys riding his bicycle around San Francisco, playing music, and hiking around the various trails of the Bay.

 

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News and Updates

As of June 15, 2016 our sliding scale fee for all follow up visits will increase to $30-50.

In 10 years of providing low cost health care to the community, this is only our 2nd price increase! We apologize for any inconvenience and greatly appreciate your continued support!

Location and Hours

220 Valencia Street (@ Duboce)
San Francisco, CA 94103

Accessible to persons with disabilities

Monday - Thursday
9am - 8pm

Friday - Sunday
9am - 5:30pm

Contact Us

p: 415-675-8973
e: [email protected]