Kristine Shaw Southern, L.Ac., MTCM received her Master of Science degree in Traditional Chinese Medicine and Acupuncture with an emphasis in integrative pain management from Five Branches University in Santa Cruz, CA in 2013. She offers a multidisciplinary approach to wellness and symptom relief and integrates multiple modalities including manual therapy, trigger point and essential oil acupuncture, cupping, herbal medicine and functional nutrition.
Kristine draws upon her years of clinical experience and her passion for restorative medicine to develop effective courses of treatment. She successfully treats a variety of conditions, including: musculoskeletal disorders, myofascial and trigger point pain, neurological and degenerative conditions, autoimmune conditions, digestive issues, stress related conditions such as anxiety, depression and insomnia, and women’s health including menopausal and fertility issues. Kristine is a licensed acupuncturist and herbalist in the state of California and a licensed acupuncturist in the state of Maryland.